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SkillsUSA seeks to prepare students for careers
McMinnville Mayor Jimmy Haley has declared Feb. 5-11 as SkillsUSA Week, urging all citizens to acquaint themselves with the purposes and activities of SkillsUSA. The proclamation was presented to Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) active SkillsUSA chapter members, from left, Melissa G. Mullins, Jose A. Gonzalet, Haley, and Michael Garner.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce.SkillsUSA helps each student to excel. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations and further education.SkillsUSA looks to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.