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NCASE 2008

NCASE 2006 Sponsors:

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Hosted by:

U.S. Civil Air Patrol

Platinum Sponsors:

Ken Cook Co.

Northrop Grumman

Gold Sponsors:

AC Supply Company

Air Force Association

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 

Silver Sponsor:

National Science Teachers Association

Bronze Sponsors:

Adams State College

Aerospace Industries Association

National Aeronautic Association

National Air & Space Museum

National Air Transportation Foundation

National Association
of Rocketry

National Coalition for Aviation Education

Southwest Airlines


Virginia Department of Aviation

Wolf Aviation Fund

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NCASE 2006 ARCHIVES:  This event is over, but we are maintaining this archive of the conference web pages for reference purposes.  Please see www.ncase.info for information on our current or next NCASE conference!


Exploring New Worlds Together

38th National Conference on Aviation and Space Education 
October 19 - 21, 2006

Marriott Crystal Gateway 
Arlington, Virginia

"a stone's throw from the Nation's Capitol"

Talk with the Astronauts! Meet famous Aviators of the past and the present! Network with leaders in the Aerospace Industry, as well as educators across the nation! Come join the celebration at the National Conference on Aviation and Space Education and discover new worlds together!!

Print the Complete NCASE ATTENDEE GUIDE:
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The National Conference on Aviation and Space Education (NCASE) will focus on the core subject areas with an emphasis toward hands-on, minds-on sessions applied to National Standards, Standards of Learning, and 'No Child Left Behind'. Educators will be eligible to earn 30 contact hours.

NCASE 2006 Tracks and Sessions 

The conference tracks for the 2006 National Conference on Aviation and Space Education (NCASE) address central themes and key technologies as they pertain to aviation and space education.

Conference Tracks include: 

Science of Aviation and Space 

- Sessions included in this track will bring together experts in the field of aviation and space education sharing information about the science of aerospace. 

Teaching and Learning 

- Connecting National Standards, Standards of Learning, No Child Left Behind to Aerospace Education in the Classroom 

- Organizations such as The National Reading Association will address the Reading/Language Arts connection to teaching aerospace. 

Teaching and Learning methodologies and technologies using aerospace education as the theme 

- Professionals such as the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) inform on the latest in distance learning opportunities. The International Technology Education Association shows participants how to bring the latest in technology to youth. 

Outreach for Aerospace Education 

- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), NASA, CAP aerospace education leaders, the Aerospace Education Foundation (AEF), and other organizations such as the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), will share ideas and techniques for presenting aerospace education to the community and educators. 

Importance of Educating Youth for Aerospace Careers 

- Meet some of the aerospace leaders and find out about the needs of the aerospace industry by learning about the past, present and future of aviation and space.

Track Subject Areas are as follows: 

Reading/Language Arts 
Social Studies 

Session topics incorporated into track subject areas: 

Space Aviation 
Teach the Teachers 
Careers in the Classroom 
Experiential Learning

NCASE Proposed Schedule - subject to change

Print the Complete NCASE ATTENDEE GUIDE:
Click Here for a 2 MB PDF.
Or see the ABOUT NCASE and other buttons for conference details.

Thursday, October 19th 

Registration                      12:00 Noon - 6:00 pm 
New Attendee Welcome  6 :00 pm - 6:45 pm  Grand Foyer
  and All Attendee Invite (Cash Bar, Only) 
Hangar Talk                       7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Friday, October 20th 

Registration                7:30 am - 5:30 pm 
General Assembly      8:15 am - 9:45 am 
Exhibit Hall                10:00 am -  3:30 pm Exhibit Hall open
          10:00 am - 11:00 am Coffee with the Exhibitors
              Book Signing, Author Tom Crouch
       12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Ice Cream Dessert - Sponsored by AIAA
Concurrent Sessions     10:30 am - 5:00 pm - See the Program Schedule   
Exhibit Hall Reception 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm 
Crown Circle - Crossfield Banquet (Ticketed Event) 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, October 21 

Registration               7:30 am - 1:30 pm 
General Assembly    8:15 am - 9:45 am 
        Hoot Gibson, NASA Astronaut (retired)
        Ken Hyde, President, Wright Flight Experience
Exhibit Hall               10:00 am - 1:30 pm open hours
              Book Signing, Authors Thomas Hill, Allan Janus,
              Lonnie Schorer, Winston Scott, and featuring Mary Weik
         10:00 am - 11:00 am Coffee with the Exhibitors
Concurrent Sessions    10:30 am - 3:45 pm 
            See the Program Schedule for details
Brewer Luncheon (Ticketed Event) 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm 
General Assembly         4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
              Awards, Prizes, and Conference wrap-up

Hotel Information 
   (for details see the Lodging button)
October 19 - 21, 2006 
Marriott Crystal Gateway 
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway 
Arlington, Virginia 22202

Reservations: 800-228-9290 or 703-920-3230

Preferred Conference Rates: 

Reservations must be made prior to September 19, 2006. Name of group reference: at time of reservation: 'National Conference for Aviation and Space Education (NCASE)

Room Rates: Single: $139 Double: $139 Triple: $149 Quad: $149

Click on the Registration Button for the Attendee Event Registration Form.

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