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AEO Successes & Best Practices

Welcome to the updated AE Officer Successes and Best Practices page. Here you will find view some of our best CAP AE events, stories, suggestions, and lesson/activity resources from across the nation. We are always collecting items to include here. So if you have any contributions, please email   Please indicate "AEO Best Practices" in the email subject line. 


Chugach Elementary kindergarten students  took a field trip to learn about planes and gliders to the CAP hangar, where a pilot talked to the students.


As the Director of Aerospace Education (DAE) for the Alaska Wing, 1st Lt. Lynda MacPherson has made a huge impact recruiting Aerospace Education Members (AEMs). In just a few months Alaska’s AEM numbers grew from 81 Oct. 1, 2018 to 350 by the end of March 2019. She has worked with school systems, schools and teachers. What makes her efforts even more impressive is the remote locations of the schools throughout Alaska that she has reached. She gives her tips to successful AEM outreach.  Read more.




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