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6 Things to Look for in a Private High School

6 Things to Look for in a Private High School

  Choosing the right private high school is a pivotal decision for any family, involving much more than just academics. It's about finding a place where your child will thrive, be challenged, and prepared for the future. But with so many options, what should you...

8 Key Benefits of STEM Camps for Teens

8 Key Benefits of STEM Camps for Teens

With the increased focus that modern educational curriculum has on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), STEM camps for teens are becoming more popular throughout the United States. The specific focus of these camps may vary by location. However, the end...

5 Big Benefits of a Non-Traditional High School

5 Big Benefits of a Non-Traditional High School

Did you know that a non-traditional high school has the potential to better serve your teen than a traditional public high school? Of course, every student is different and so are each student’s personal and academic needs. But for many teens, following the path of a...

Opportunities for Drone Pilots in 2023 and Beyond

Opportunities for Drone Pilots in 2023 and Beyond

Drone pilots are quickly becoming some of the most sought-after individuals working in the aviation industry, and at our DFW STEM school, we are keenly aware of the increasing opportunities for drone use. That’s because opportunities for drone use have significantly...

The FAA Medical Exam: FAQs and What to Expect

The FAA Medical Exam: FAQs and What to Expect

As a would-be pilot, you have most likely heard about the FAA medical exam. But what exactly is it, what does it entail, and what happens after it’s been completed? These are some of the questions we’ll answer today so you can approach your own future exam with...

7 Ways to Help Your Teen Succeed In High School

7 Ways to Help Your Teen Succeed In High School

Wanting to help your teen succeed in high school is the mark of a great parent. But if you’re like some parents, you hardly know where to start. After all, the teen years can be challenging and it’s often unclear how much involvement your student wants in their...

Why Is Student Leadership So Important?

Why Is Student Leadership So Important?

In addition to providing a traditional STEM education - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math - today’s high schools are often integrating student leadership opportunities into the STEM school experience. Why? Simply because it’s one of the best ways to prepare...

Experience Living History With Wings Over Dallas

Experience Living History With Wings Over Dallas

The rumble of radial engines, the thrill and excitement of seeing WWII-era airplanes in flight, and hands-on experiences to inspire the next generation of aviators … these are just a few of the things that attract visitors to the CAF Wings Over Dallas Airshow each...

How to Keep Kids Engaged and Interested In School

How to Keep Kids Engaged and Interested In School

Whether you’re a parent or a teacher, you’ve likely wondered how to keep kids engaged in their high school studies. Perhaps student interest and engagement wasn’t a problem in the elementary or middle school years. There’s often less required of younger students and...

What Careers Can You Have With An Aviation Degree?

What Careers Can You Have With An Aviation Degree?

From jobs on the ground to careers in the air, the sky’s the limit when it comes to what you can do with an aviation degree. In fact, you may even be able to go beyond the sky if you use your degree to pursue aerospace-related fields! From working with a private...

6 Major Benefits of a Career in Aviation

6 Major Benefits of a Career in Aviation

 Do you have a teen who’s interested in exploring a career in aviation? If so, they’re in for a real treat. The aviation industry is exciting, ever-changing, and full of exceptional career opportunities.   Big Benefits of a Career in Aviation While movies such as...

Rising Aviation High School Announces First Graduate

Rising Aviation High School Announces First Graduate

As the only aviation and aerospace focused private high school in North Texas, Rising Aviation High School has already experienced some ‘firsts’. Recently, however, another ‘first’ got added to the list - the first aviation program graduate! With the graduation of...

How to Pay For Private Schools

How to Pay For Private Schools

The desire to send your teen to a private school is not an uncommon thought for many parents these days. After all, a private school education often offers more benefits than a public school and parents simply want the best for their children. But, how do you pay for...

6 Benefits of a STEM Education

6 Benefits of a STEM Education

STEM education has become more common throughout the United States in recent years and in other countries around the world. What exactly is STEM, why is a STEM education important, regardless of your teen's occupational aspirations, and where is there a STEM program...

How Can A Teenager Get Their Pilot License?

How Can A Teenager Get Their Pilot License?

What Age Can Teen Get Their Pilot's License Parents of children with a passion for aviation often wonder — what age can my teen start working towards a pilot’s license? Your teen may be ready to learn to fly if they are motivated and passionate about learning, and...

All About Addison Airport (KADS)

All About Addison Airport (KADS)

Addison Texas Municipal Airport (KADS) Welcome to Addison, Texas, and the home of KADS - Addison Municipal Airport. Owned by the City of Addison, it was established in 1957 by a group of Dallas businessmen and is currently the hub for Ameristar Air Cargo, Ameristar...

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