STANDARDS ADDRESSED AAVTC-AVTFII-1 Demonstrate employability skills required by business and industry AAVTC-AVTFII 9 Examine how SkillsUSA is a co-curricular part of career and technical education through leadership development, school and community service projects, and competitive events. 9.1 Explain the purpose, mission, objectives, motto, colors, official dress and other distinguishing characteristics of SkillsUSA. 9.2 Explain how participation in SkillsUSA can promote lifelong responsibility for community service, professional growth and development. 9.3 Explore the impact and opportunities that SkillsUSA can develop to bring business and industry together with education in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. 9.4 Explore the local, state, and national opportunities available to students through participation in SkillsUSA, including but not limited to conferences, competitions, community service, philanthropy, and other SkillsUSA activities.
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: What is SkillsUSA and how could it help me become a better employee?