Pre-College Education

STEM outreach in MarylandPre-College Education Outreach

AHS International is initiating a robust pre-college education outreach, building on the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) initiative in the U.S., to get more secondary school children interested in the excitement and challenges that vertical flight has to offer.

AHS has a number of exciting efforts planned for the 2013-2014 school year -- stay tuned for details! These activities are planned to include:
  • Middle School Classroom Ambassador Program
  • High School Video Competition
  • Vertical Lift Robotics Competition [2014]

Secondary School Resources

Lesson 1: How do Helicopters Fly? An Introduction to Rotor Aeromechanics
Lesson 2: History and Overview of Rotating Wing Machines
Non-technical websites for teens and adults

Primary School Resources

Educational Programs

Help Wanted

AHS members are busy engaging primary and secondary students around the world. You can help too! Contact us for information on how you can help to get tomorrow's engineers, scientists and leaders interested in vertical flight today!

Contact Liz Malleck
Contact Randy Johnson
Contact the AHS Webmaster
Contact Mike Hirschberg
Contact AHS
Contact the Editor
Contact AHS
Contact the AHS Executive Director
Contact Kay Brackins
Contact Betty Chen
Contact Betty Chen
Contact David Renzi
Contact AHS Exhibits
Contact the AHS Staff
Request Info on Human Powered Helicopter Competition
Contact the AHS Media and Communications Team
Contact the Exhibit Chair
Contact the AHS STEM Team
Contact Vernon Hemphill