Education

Construction Career Days

2017 Event Dates: November 7 & 8! Winston-Salem Fairgrounds & Education Building Winston-Salem, NC W-S Chamber Website: Event Information For more information, CTE Instructors can contact: Mr. Bruce Sherman, CTE Director | bsherman@wsfcs.k12.nc.us | 336 -727-2210 ext 34221 Link to required forms for field trip:… (Read more)

Mike Rowe Speaks

Alternative Education – Mike Rowe Speaks   Why “Work Smart, Not Hard” is the Worst Advice in the World – Popular Mechanics Article Article written: August 14, 2013 Category: Articles,Written By Mike Work smarter, not harder? Don’t tell Mike Rowe,… (Read more)

NAHB Student Chapters

National Association of Home Builders – Student Chapters 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… (Read more)

NAHB Scholarships

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… (Read more)

Carpentry Student Awards Day

Story by Kim Underwood, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools JUNE 1, 2017 – The house that students at the Career Center built for Habit for Humanity is ready to be moved to its permanent home. And, thanks to a gift from local builders, the… (Read more)

NC SkillsUSA Competition

Skills USA State Conference The annual SkillsUSA NC State Leadership and Skills Conference is held in April in Greensboro each year. There are two varieties of competition – skills competitions and academic competitions.  The skills competitions require students to apply their knowledge… (Read more)

CTE Competition

CTE Competition at the 2016 Triad Home & Garden Show In 2016, students and board members of Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem participated in an outdoor living competition at the Triad Home & Garden Show.  These teams were made up… (Read more)