Learning to Fly
Welcome, aviation enthusiasts! Today, we soar and explore the lifelong pursuit of learning known as piloting. Join us as we unravel the intricate process of obtaining a private pilot’s license, from the first exhilarating moments of taking control of a small aircraft to the meticulous training required to navigate the skies with confidence as a commercial airline pilot. Tune in for a special guest appearance from a seasoned aviator who has spent more than 40 years in the cockpit.
Don’t miss our roundup of the latest education news headlines, “Fill in the Blank” trivia segment, and discussion of a special resource on literacy instruction for K-12 public schools in America.
The Colorado Sun – Susana Cordova, former superintendent of Denver schools, will be Colorado’s next education commissioner by Erica Breunlin and Jesse Paul
The New York Times – Reading NYC Schools
Northwest Georgia News – Georgia History Festival
Federal Aviation Administration – Become a Pilot
U.S. News – How to Become a Pilot – and How That’s Changing By Jennifer Seter Wagner
Federal Aviation Administration – How do I get a commercial pilot license (certificate)?
United Aviate Academy
MyBaseGuide – A COMPLETE GUIDE TO MILITARY PILOT SALARY & REQUIREMENTS
Wikipedia – Blue Angels
USO – Do the Blue Angels Fight in Combat? 8 Facts to Know About the Blue Angels Pilots
APM Reports – Sold a Story