See Beyond Ordinary

Educational Workshops

STEAM Workshop Overview

Drone 101- Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Systems Industry (All Ages)

Summary Pending

UAS in the NAS, what Manned Pilots Should Know

Summary Pending

Drones for Educators (Designed for professional STEAM Educators)

Summary Pending

Behind the Scenes – A look Behind the Drone Light Show Production

Summary Pending

D.E.E.P. Workshop Summary

The GLDC DEEP Workshop takes students on a deep dive into the unmanned systems world of education and experience. This program developed on the fundamentals of the AOPA You Can Fly curriculum with a mix of foundations from the STEAM Drones Curriculum, provides a fun and exciting learning opportunity for ages 10-18. Classes sizes are limited per workshop to 20 participants and have a 2 hour and 4-hour workshop option. When the participants leave this workshop, they will have an aviation aspiration beyond compare. (The four-hour workshop includes building a drone light show drone that will be featured in the night performance if a performance is at the venue.)

A.C.E. Program Summary

The GLDC ACE Program is designed to get ages 5-10 an introduction into the aviation world through hands on interactive learning tools. This program developed on the fundamentals of the AOPA You Can Fly curriculum with a mix of foundations from the STEAM Drones Curriculum. A two hour and four option are available with max of 20 participants per workshop. (The four-hour workshop includes building a drone light show drone that will be featured in the night performance if a performance is at the venue.)

Light it Up Workshop

The aviation pilot industry is made up of only 7% women in totality with only 5% of the remote pilots being women. At GLDC over 80% of GLDC staff are women in which we have a strong commitment to changing these overall numbers in the industry. Learn from our staff, pilots, and guests how we reshape the future of aviation with equality, drive and determination together. Take a journey through the eyes of our staff as they found aviation through unmanned systems. Learn how they have progressed, changed and inspired themselves and others to be more involved in the aviation industry. As our staff always says, let’s light it up!