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Teens to learn STEM aboard virtual aircraft carrier

Article | Feb 01, 2016

Budding aviators should be aware of a full-immersion program in Florida that combines science, technology, engineering, and math concepts with an experience aboard a virtual aircraft carrier.

How to Launch Aviation Education into your Curriculum

Video | Jan 08, 2016

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Interactive Discussion

Video | Jan 07, 2016

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Launching an Aviation Education Program

Video | Jan 07, 2016

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

College offers flying start

Article | Dec 21, 2015

A community college in Illinois offers flight training and a degree program for aspiring aviators, and is spreading the word beyond the state line.

Barrington Irving

Video | Dec 16, 2015

Barrington Irving explains his Flying Classroom and how it's being used in schools across the nation. Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Rocketry challenge creators win aerospace education award

Article | Dec 14, 2015

Two organizations that teamed to create the world’s largest student rocketry challenge and education program will receive an award honoring their commitment to aerospace education.

Aviation Education & Career Readiness

Video | Dec 14, 2015

Panel discussion, Colleen Conklin, Director, Gaetz Aerospace Institute, ERAU; terry Aunchman, Cirector of Career and Technical Education, Pasco County, FL; Dr. Ken Burns, Chairman, Flight Department, ERAU; Josh Olds, Director, Flight Operations, Waypoint Global Strategies UAS Program

Patrick Cwayna, CEO, WMAA

Video | Dec 13, 2015

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Aviation STEM - An Overview of the Issue

Video | Dec 11, 2015

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Opening Remarks - Stephanie Kenyon.mp4

Video | Dec 11, 2015

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Opening Remarks - Mark Baker, Katie Prybil

Video | Dec 11, 2015

Presentation from the AOPA High School Aviation Symposium

Registration open for student aircraft design competition

Article | Dec 07, 2015

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association and nonprofit Build A Plane announced that registration is open through Jan. 31 for their fourth Aviation Design Challenge.

First High School Aviation Symposium a success

Article | Nov 12, 2015

AOPA's first High School Aviation Symposium in Lakeland, Florida, drew more than 150 educators and industry leaders from around the country in support of science, technology, engineering, and math education.

Tuskegee University announces engineering scholarships

Article | Nov 10, 2015

Incoming Tuskegee University freshmen who have an eye on jump-starting their engineering careers can apply for a scholarship funded by Lockheed Martin that covers an intensive summer program of engineering-preparation courses.

Delta funds a Skyhawk for Michigan high school

Article | Oct 06, 2015

Delta Air Lines Foundation surprised West Michigan Aviation Academy with a donation to fund a 1999 Cessna 172 for the young charter school’s aspiring pilots.

AOPA convenes first High School Aviation Symposium

Article | Oct 06, 2015

AOPA is inviting school administrators, guidance counselors, and aviation program directors to attend the first symposium of the AOPA Aviation Education Leadership Alliance.

Think Global Flight spreads education message

Article | Sep 01, 2015

California nonprofit Think Global Flight recently completed a "two-month around the world flight of adventure educating and inspiring" more than 20,000 students.

North Dakota teacher named Aerospace Educator of the Year

Article | Sep 01, 2015

North Dakota teacher Mike McHugh has been named the 2015 A. Scott Crossfield Educator of the Year by the National Aviation Hall of Fame.

AMA issues drone challenge

Article | Aug 20, 2015

The Academy of Model Aeronautics is offering kits and education for student teams to compete in a search-and-rescue challenge with drones.

Planning for the future

Article | Aug 19, 2015

It’s back to school time all across the country, and some teenagers are finding something new in their curriculum—aviation.