KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Nearly 15,000 students. teachers, and business partners are in Kansas City for the SkillsUSA national convention, where students highlight their skills in categories like engineering, culinary arts, automotive, and broadcast journalism.
The SkillsUSA competition is being held at several locations across the area, including Bartle hall, Municipal Auditorium and The American Royal. It is also expected to generate an estimated $15 million to the city.