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2023-2024 ACE Registration Opens August 1

July 31, 2023

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Registration for the Aerospace Connections in Education (ACE) Program opens August 1 for the 2023-2024 school year. ACE is CAP's grade-specific K-6 STEM program. Last year's participation in the program set records with 97,911 students! We hope you join us this year! Here's what educators need to know.

Who is eligible for the ACE Program?

All CAP Aerospace Education Members (AEMs) that work with young learners (K-6) and want to introduce air and space flight and the related reading, art, history, geography and STEM concepts. 

What is the ACE Program?

The Aerospace Connections in Education (ACE) Program is a fun, interactive aerospace/STEM program for CAP educator members who teach grades K-6. The ACE Program uses the aerospace theme in academics, character education and physical fitness.

When can I register for the 2023-2024 ACE Program?

Registration opens on August 1. Each ACE teacher receives free grade-specific educational manipulatives for each student participant.

Where can I find ACE Curriculum guides?

ACE curriculum guides can be found in AE Downloads and Resources in eServices for teachers to download, print and/or copy.

Why should I become involved in the ACE Program?

The ACE Program is designed to engage and inspire early-aged youth toward an interest in aviation, space and other STEM-related careers.

How can I contact headquarters for assistance?

Feel free to email for additional help or with questions.

For more information, about the ACE Program, see the ACE flier HERE.


Students in ACE T-Shirts gather around a large wooden airplane model int he hall of their school  



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