CITE has chosen SkillsUSA as our Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO). SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations. With more than 300,000 members, the mission of SkillsUSA is to empower students to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible citizens. All Springs Charter Schools CTE students become registered members. Benefits of membership include the chance to compete in regional, state, and national competitions in occupational and leadership roles as well as access to scholarships and financial aid.
SkillsUSA programs help to establish industry standards for job skill training in the lab and classroom, and promote community service. SkillsUSA is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and is cited as a “successful model of employer-driven youth development training program” by the U.S. Department of Labor.
CTE Business Pathway teacher, Gina Rye, is our SkillsUSA lead advisor. If you have any questions regarding SkillsUSA, please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org
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