Sponsor: Sandra Jasso
SkillsUSA is a program used to prepare high school students to be high performance workers enrolled in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work—high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service. SkillsUSA programs also help to establish industry standards for job skill training in the lab and classroom, and promote community service.