Building Surplus Yard Sale

      a community event of the Home Builders Association of W-S Associate Members Committee and Solid State Tile Save money on your next home and garden project with surplus building supplies at reduced cost including paint, tile, lumber, doors, windows and much more! Lunch from Bibs – 50 % of sales proceeds to benefit Career […]

  • CTE Event
    Career Tech Education Demonstration Success

    Career Technical Education Demonstration Success at the 2017 Triad Home & Garden Show! Forsyth Technical Community College Carpentry Students, Winston-Salem Forsyth County School Carpentry Students and Kennedy High School Masonry students will be teaming up with members of Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem to create upcycled furniture from pallets. All items sold provided funds for […]

  • CTE
    Dwindling Pool of Skilled Workers

    Industry seeks ways to combat dwindling pool of skilled workers The 2016 Workforce Survey by the Associated General Contractors of America included a jarring statistic about the labor pool for construction. For every five workers retiring, only one is entering the field. Read Full Article in Triad Business Journal  

  • Go Build
    Go Build

    The Future is for Workers.   Go Build is a labor-neutral workforce development campaign that seeks to enhance the image of the construction industry and inform young people, parents, and educators about opportunities in the skilled trades. Perceptions don’t change overnight, so Go Build employs a robust public relations education effort that reaches and interacts with students […]

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    Skills USA – NC Competition

    Kennedy Students Compete at Skills USA State Conference in Greensboro, NC The annual SkillsUSA NC State Leadership and Skills Conference will be held in Greensboro, April 26-28, 2017. The Masonry students at John F. Kennedy High School and the Carpentry students at the Career Center High School pln to compete in the 2017 North Carolina […]

  • CTE Event
    CTE Competition

    CTE Competition at the 2016 Triad Home & Garden Show A brand new outdoor living competition was added to the 2016 Triad Home & Garden Show between three local Career Technical Education Teams. These teams were made up of local instructors and students from Kennedy High School, The Career Center and Forsyth Technical Community College […]

  • Scholarships
    NAHB – National Housing Endowment

    The National Housing Endowment (NHE) The NHE is the philanthropic arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping the housing industry develop more effective approaches to home building, enhancing education and training for future generations of leaders in residential construction and increasing the body of knowledge […]

  • CTE
    NC Association for CTE

    Purpose To promote the mission and purposes of the Association for Career and Technical Education, as established in the ACTE Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws, Article II. To serve as a unifying agency for personnel in all types of career and technical education. To assume and maintain active state leadership in initiating, expanding, improving, and […]

  • Careers
    Build the Workforce

    Build the Construction Workforce in your Community It’s in everyone’s best interest: HBAs, our members and the schools in our communities need to work together on building industry workforce issues. The shortage of skilled workers in many communities is a big problem. There’s also concern about whether there’s the right kind of training and education […]