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Stop the Cuts: Invest in CTE!

Stop the Cuts: Invest in CTE!

Trump Budget Pushes Big Cuts for Perkins From our friends at ACTE: Today, the White House released President Trump’s full budget request to Congress for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018. This document outlines the Administration's spending priorities for the coming year fiscal...

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Our Impact: Joe Mazzone

Our Impact: Joe Mazzone

“SkillsUSA RI proved that my skills and industry credentials were useful, real-world practices. The education SkillsUSA provided me with shaped me into the successful, dedicated, technology educator I am today.”   Schools and Programs William M. Davies, Jr....

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Our Impact: Joe Fantozzi

Our Impact: Joe Fantozzi

“SkillsUSA RI has changed my life by opening doors and connecting me with so many talented people that have impacted my future in a positive way.” Schools and Programs Cranston Area Career & Technical Center/Graphics Communications/1998 What Are You Doing Now...

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Our Impact: Andy Lunique

Our Impact: Andy Lunique

“If there is one thing I took with me from the program, is that I was better prepared for the working professional world than anyone else my age. I’m in my second successful career now as the Director Influencer Strategy at Microsoft, but I can still give a proper nod...

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Our Impact: Craig Reilly

Our Impact: Craig Reilly

“SkillsUSA (VICA) was a great way to learn life skills - public speaking, job interview skills, self confidence, networking with people. These are skills I have carried with me to this day and I feel have helped me get where I am today.” Schools and Programs Cranston...

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Our Impact: Patrice Jean-Philippe

Our Impact: Patrice Jean-Philippe

“SkillsUSA was more than a club at school or just an extracurricular activity, but a place where you developed the skills, experience, and the vision to set yourself apart as a dynamic leader...Bootcamp for the future leaders of America.”   School and Program...

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SkillsUSA Rhode Island Welcomes You Back!

SkillsUSA Rhode Island Welcomes You Back!

Welcome back to another school year. Last school year was a great success for our association, in fact, our best ever! Our membership hit an all time high with 7,474 members. This number includes members from middle school, high school, college, professionals and...

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