Previous Issues

U.S. Workforce Faces Major Challenges

The shortage of skilled and trade workers in America is serous. Edgefield County School District and Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center are addressing the shortages by providing relevant and needed programs for our county’s youth.

The link below is to an article from USA Today. The article provides detailed information regarding the wages of skilled and trades jobs in the U.S.

USA Today Article

The link below is to an article in Forbes magazine. The article provides data regarding the aging work-force in the skill and trades occupations in the United States today. Students making the decision to pursue skilled and trade careers are setting themselves up for bright futures.

Forbes Magazine Article

Students Create Video Highlighting Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center (STCTC)

STCTC’s Digital Media Marketing students continue to create topnotch videos for the district’s website. Their latest project provides an overview of the programs STCTC offers its students.

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