Clearinghouse on Assessment and Evaluation

Library | SearchERIC | Test Locator | ERIC System | Resources | Calls for papers | About us



Flying Lessons

Have you ever woken up after a dream of flying, feeling that gentle, easy sensation of floating freely above the clouds? This sensation is what leads many people to want to take flying lessons. There are a variety of careers available to those interested in flight, but taking flying lessons is often the first step for anyone looking to travel this path. Private flying lessons are available at most local airports, and this is a good place to start to gather more information. For those students more serious about their flight career, they may want to investigate the various flight degrees available through different colleges around the country.

No matter which option you choose, there will be some similarities. All flying lessons will include some form of ground school or classroom instruction. Many schools also utilize flight simulators for easier and more realistic practice on the ground. Eventually, though, every flight student will experience first hand the thrill of flying an airplane: first with an instructor by their side, and eventually after they have clocked enough hours, on a solo flight. Finally, all flight students will have to pass a written and a practical examination to become certified pilots. If they have worked hard through all of their flying lessons, they will then be qualified to either fly as a private pilot, or continue to further their career in the flight industry.

There are a multitude of careers in the flying industry. The most obvious is a commercial pilot, flying both large and small aircraft, and transporting passengers and/or cargo around the country and possibly the world. Flying lessons might also lead students to begin their own charter flight company, catering more to small groups or businesses. Some students might take an interest in the mechanics of an airplane, and may choose to stay on the ground more often to keep the airplanes running smoothly. Whichever path you take, flying lessons are an essential first step to getting there!

Active Learning
Adult Learning
Learning Disabilities
Art Lessons
Dance Lessons
Drawing Lessons
Drum Lessons
Earth Science Curriculum
Educational Resources
Elementary Art Lessons
Elementary Lesson Plans
Writing Curriculum
Elementary School Curriculum
English Lessons
English Lessons
English Lesson Plans
Flying Lessons
Geography Lesson Plans
Health Lesson Plans
Kindergarten Curriculum
Kindergarten Lesson Plans
Math curriculum
Math Lessons
Phonics Lessons
Photography Lessons
Physical Education Curricululm
Phyical Education Lesson Plans
Reading Curriculum
Science Lessons
Singing Lessons
Spanish Lessons
Swimming Lessons
Typing Lessons
Writing Lesson Plans
Online Business Degree
Online Certificate Degrees
Online College Degree
Online College Degrees
Online Computer Degrees
Online Criminal Justice Degrees
Online Degree
Online Degree
Online Degrees
Online Degrees in Finance
Online Degree Program
Online Degree Programs
Online Degrees Undergraduate and Graduate
Online Doctorate Degrees
Online Education Degree
Online Graduate Degree
Online Health Care Degree
Online Law Degree

Degree Articles

School Articles

Learning Articles

Education Articles

Lesson Plans


 Full-text Library | Search ERIC | Test Locator | ERIC System | Assessment Resources | Calls for papers | About us | Site map | Search | Help

Sitemap 1 - Sitemap 2 - Sitemap 3 - Sitemap 4 - Sitemap 5 - Sitemap 6

©1999-2015 Clearinghouse on Assessment and Evaluation. All rights reserved. Your privacy is guaranteed at ericae.net.

Under new ownership