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10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day on Your School Campus

  About Earth Day Earth Day is an internationally celebrated day to focus on the environment, and it’s tomorrow! It takes place every year on the anniversary of the day in 1970 that 20 million Americans took to the streets, parks, and auditoriums to demonstrate for a healthy, sustainable environment in massive coast-to-coast rallies. Thousands of colleges …

Is it an Honor or a Scam?

We were thrilled to have been contacted a few weeks ago by a freelance writer working for ThoughtCo, an organization dedicated to reliable educational and informational content via the Web. We understand that sometimes it’s hard to decipher between  “vanity” honor societies, and legitimate honor societies in which one must qualify to be a member. …

Where have all the skilled workers gone?

From the Houston Business Journal: There was a time in this country when a college degree was considered the key to the American Dream. However, today, university education is synonymous with crippling student debt, frequent dropouts, underemployment or recent graduates working outside of their chosen fields. What happened to the pathway leading to the American Dream? …


The National Technical Honor Society honors the achievements of top Career and Technical Education (CTE) students, provides scholarships to encourage the pursuit of higher education, and cultivates excellence in today’s highly competitive, skilled workforce. We currently serve approximately 100,000 active members. For over 30 years, we have been the acknowledged leader in the recognition of outstanding student achievement in CTE, inducting nearly one million new members since our inception in 1984.


The National Technical Honor Society headquarters is located in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Please let us know if you’d like further information on our organization, how to establish a chapter at your school, or how to become a member!