SkillsUSA has awarded a grant to the SkillsUSA chapter at the F. Donald Myers Education Center in Saratoga Springs, NY, thanks to its longtime partnership with Lowe’s Home Improvement. SkillsUSA and Lowe’s have teamed up for 16 years to support career and technical education (CTE) classrooms across the nation.
Want to learn some new culinary techniques ? How about learning the latest hair braiding trends, seeing Mig welding, or checking out how to operate a mini-excavator? These are just a few of the demonstrations visitors can attend when WSWHE BOCES highlights its Career and Technical Education (CTE) program at the Washington County Fair August 22-28.
The WSWHE BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) program celebrated 260 high school seniors from the Southern Adirondack Education Center (SAEC) who received completion certificates on June 16, 2022.
Partners from Warren County school districts, county agencies and regional not-for-profit organizations met with school district leaders and members from around the county on Friday, May 20, 2022 to coordinate and build professional relationships among those who provide services to children and families who may need support.
On April 8, 2022, the WSWHE BOCES Power Sports Technician instructor and program were nationally recognized by the Equipment and Engine Training Council (EETC) for the High School Program of The Year. This award recognizes an exceptionally strong or innovative EETC accredited school program, which reflects the hard work of the supervising instructor.
Culinary Arts students and the National Guard teamed up for a cooking competition using Meals Ready to Eat (MRE) as their inspiration. The 2022 MRE Challenge was held on May 5, 2022 at the F. Donald Myers Education Center. The competition was in the style of “Chopped” and other timed cooking contests.
March is International Women's Month and we are celebrating Women in the Trades. Throughout the month, WSWHE BOCES, CTE and ETA will be highlighting current and past students, instructors and colleagues in the Trades.