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Educators Guide Our Future Stars

An air traffic controller.So what can students become in the world of aviation – pilot, air traffic controller, engineer, or safety inspector? The sky is the limit! As educators, you can help guide their path to future aviation success. And the STEM Aviation and Space Education (AVSED) program is here to support you.

We, along with our partners, are proud to offer the STEM AVSED program to students and educators worldwide. Our mission is to prepare and inspire the next generation of skilled professionals for aviation and aerospace careers while promoting STEM-based education programs.

Did You Know?

  • In today's employment landscape, people significantly lack awareness of aviation as a career path.
  • Educational outreach to our younger generation is key – from elementary school through college.
  • We expect employment opportunities in the aviation industry to grow more than 6% by 2020.
  • Many aviation employees will soon reach retirement age. This creates a tremendous opportunity for today's students.

Programs

Get involved and promote aviation to your future stars. Browse our current list of STEM AVSED programs.

Elementary
Middle School
High School

Educator Resources

Activities
Classroom Curriculum
Additional Resources
Grants and Scholarships

Source:
FAA TV: Helping Students Take Off with a Great Career in Aviation

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