Giving the Gift of Aviation to the Next Generation

Wicks Forum 10-9-10, Highland, IL EAA 158 West Bend, WI Air Camp Presented by Paul Lupton PhD., CFII, Air Camp founder and retired director. Years ago a comedy routine had a sketch titled “If Socrates had a Piper Cub”. Complete with low flying aerial antics, it was a hilarious impression of how the introduction of … More Giving the Gift of Aviation to the Next Generation

Aerospace Education for Critical Thinking

By Paul Lupton PhD. (Provided as a “Take Home” from Teacher Day at EAA Airventure 2010, Oshkosh, WI) As a retired educator, I am keenly aware of the public outcry against many governmental programs including education. From ignorance of US history, to math, to science, schools are often faulted for failing the grade. While Aerospace … More Aerospace Education for Critical Thinking