SkillsUSA Week Activities

As you conduct SkillsUSA Week activities, take pictures and share them with us to feature in a Flickr gallery on our home page. Send photos to Please be sure to identify everyone in the picture so we can write a caption. And, share your news and stories with Tom Hall at 14001 SkillsUSA Way, Leesburg, VA 20176 or email


We also encourage you to use the fill-in template on the SkillsUSA advocacy site to let your representatives, senators and local media outlets know about SkillsUSA Week and Career and Technical Education Month. Personalize the template and use the parts that work for you. You can send an email to five media outlets at a time. After the release is submitted, follow up with media outlets by calling or visiting. To use the SkillsUSA advocacy site, go to:, click on the “Sample Press Release for SkillsUSA Week” heading, and fill in your ZIP code; the rest is self-explanatory. If you have questions, contact Jane Short at 703-737-0612 or

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Executive Director, SkillsUSA Texas