Author: Staff

Chelle Travis

Ask Chelle: Staying CONNECTed

SkillsUSA Executive Director Chelle Travis has a long family history and nearly two decades of work experience in career and technical education. Got a question? She can help.

Read More

Facing the Pandemic and Stereotypes, She Keeps Her Engines Running

As a young automotive technician, Hailey Hedrick already faces one challenge: being a female in a male-dominated industry. Now, she’s also facing the challenge of COVID-19 as she continues working to keep her community ready for the road.

Read More

Congratulations, Winning SkillsUSA Filmmakers

In June, SkillsUSA Digital Cinema students from across the country went head-to-head in a …

Read More

Learning Under Pressure

With lives on the line, Fox Valley Technical College student Dylan Casey used his construction skills to assist healthcare workers during a worldwide pandemic.

Read More

Washington Students Build 3D Printer for Competition, then Pivot and Use Engineering Skills to Make Masks

They were preparing for the 2020 Engineering Technology Design competition before it was canceled due to the pandemic. They quickly adapted to use their essential skills to serve the community.

Read More

Somerset Students Keep Learning Essential Skills During COVID Crisis

Despite closed labs and disruptions to school schedules resulting from the pandemic, instructors at Somerset County Vocational and Technical High School in Bridgewater, N.J., found innovative ways to teach engineering, electrical and plumbing students.

Read More