Growing Pilots in the Fruit Basket of the World — REEDLEY, CA 05:34

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Published on March 2, 2022 by
Inside California Education Episode 411: Growing Pilots in the Fruit Basket of the World

The small Central Valley town of Reedley is well known for its agriculture, but the city is also building on its rich aviation history. They’re creating a first-in-the-nation partnership with The Boeing Company at Jefferson Elementary that encourages young people to explore careers as pilots, aircraft technicians, and more.

TV Series: Inside California Education
Published Date: 03/02/2022
Season: 4
Episode: 411

Careers in Aviation

Jefferson Elementary School is the first school in the nation to be part of Boeing’s effort to encourage more young people to choose careers in aviation.

Did you know that over the next 20 years, we will need roughly 804,000 new pilots and close to 800,000 new aircraft maintainers worldwide?


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Inside California Education Full Episode 411 A Place for Students — Wellness Centers — Making History — DAY IN THE LIFE: Paraeducator — Growing Pilots 26:46


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