skilled workers

More Than 100 Students Expected at the Dallas Builders Show

By Candy's Dirt / October 31, 2018 / 1 Comment

From Staff Reports When it comes to skilled workers, Dallas and North Texas are feeling the pinch. To help generate interest in trade education, the Dallas Builders Association has partnered with Dallas ISD campuses, mentoring students and offering real-life experience through the building trades program. On Nov. 13, more than 100 Dallas ISD students, including […]

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Dallas Builders Association Hosts Skyline High Construction Trades Students

By Bethany Erickson / April 25, 2017 / 0 Comments
Dallas Builders Association

A few months ago, Dallas Builders Association president Michael Turner of Classic Urban Homes voiced a desire to address a need for more skilled workers by working with Dallas ISD to train and mentor students. In February, Turner began to reach out. “We have builders that are willing to mentor high school kids,” he said […]

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