Help kids explore drone/unmanned aerial vehicle technology, and learn to safely operate a drone. Increase knowledge of unmanned aircraft systems and jobs related to this tech.
- Physical Science
- Technology & Engineering
For Youth Grades 5–12, Can be used with advanced younger youth
- Increase youth interest in STEM related fields (Especially Technology, Physics & Engineering)
- Increase knowledge, skills and abilities related to Drones and the UAS Field
- Increase youth confidence in safely operating a Drone
- Increase youth self-exploration into the fields of UAS/UAV/Drone Technology
Minimum of 6 sessions for youth which focus on topics such as Aerospace Principles, Drone/UAS rules and Regulations, Flight Training, and UAS Applications.
Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA)
Central Illinois Drone Racers (CIDR)
Community Organizations including other youth serving organizations; schools; libraries; and local community centers