Successes & Best Practices
View some of our best CAP AE events, stories, suggestions, and lesson/activity resources from across the nation.
- A skyward bound portable toilet? The Michiana Rocketry of Michigan has incorporated this special missile into its rocket launches. Watch it now.
- Check out the NatCAP Wing's online aerospace "newspaper" at http://paper.li/NatCapWing/aerospace/~list?topic=Politics.
- Texas AE Newsletter- May 2013
- CT Wing "The Daedalean" AE Newsletter- May 2013
- Lt. Col. Dave Garner, TN Wing, addresses 4th and 5th grade students at Fairview Elementary's STEM Day in October 2014. View now.
- Connecticut Wing AE Monthly Newsletters (See CT's aerospace monthly newsletter, The Deadalean.)
- OH Wing AE Newsletters (Download the pdf newsletter, Buckeye Airspace, from the OH AE web page.)
- Lt Col Stanley Troyano - AEX II Suggestions
- Building Paper Rockets (video showing John Lynn, DAE of FL, and other CAP members conducting a community outreach AE activity)
- Lt Col Bill Turner - DAE AZ Wing - Success Story "Coming Out of the Woodwork"
- CAP and Team America Rocketry Challenge 2006
- Massachusetts Fly A Teacher 2006
ORWg, Feb 03: The Oregon Wing has developed CAP Flight 2000, a Brewer Award winning program, which simulates a space shuttle flight along with mission control through the use of eight computers. Players can be astronauts, flight directors or flight controllers and are confronted with a number of challenges involving aerospace systems and crew coordination. For further information, contact ORWg HQ at (541) 688-9408 or firstname.lastname@example.org
TNWg, Feb 02: The Tennessee Wing supports and contributes to the University of Tennessee Aerospace Education Teacher Workshop. This 3-week workshop was started in 1994 through the team efforts of the Wing DAE, the Southeast Region DCS/AE, and the Southeast Liaison Region DAE. Between 120 and 150 teachers, state-wide, take part in these graduate level credit workshops each year with tuition being paid by the Tennessee Aeronautics Commission. For further information, contact TNWg HQ at (865) 573-9186/9950