ERIC Number: ED247118
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Guidelines for Federal Aviation Administration Regional Aviation Education Coordinators and Aviation Education Facilitators.
Strickler, Mervin K., Jr.
This publication is designed to provide both policy guidance and examples of how to work with various constituencies in planning and carrying out appropriate Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) aviation education activities. Information is provided on the history of aerospace/aviation education, FAA educational materials, aerospace/aviation curricula, FAA responses to requests from schools and colleges, the California Governor's task force on aerospace/aviation education, educating and training aviation education facilitators, and other topics. Additional information in appendices includes: (1) the scope of aerospace education; (2) a list of aerospace course opportunities in various subject areas; (3) a guide to FAA aviation education supplementary materials (listing materials by curricular areas for primary, intermediate grade, and junior high school levels); (4) a description of Project Schoolflight (which promotes the building of aircraft in high schools, vocational schools, and universities); (5) information on Civil Air Patrol (CAP) aerospace education workshops; (6) list of airway science curriculum subject areas (with descriptions of the curricula); (7) a summary of the California governor's task force recommendations on aviation education; (8) information and schedules related to aviation education workshops; and (9) a list of FAA, CAP, and National Aeronautics and Space Adminstration (NASA) regional offices. (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.