Attention teachers, youth leaders, parents and students!
We’ve got the tools you need to bring our remarkable educational outreach program into YOUR classroom or home!
The CAF RISE ABOVE was founded on the objective to carry the lessons and legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen and the WASP into every classroom in America. In addition to the P-51C Mustang Tuskegee Airmen and the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit utilized for tours and private showings for schools and groups around the country, RISE ABOVE offers innovative resource materials for teachers and youth leaders to help bring the lessons of the Tuskegee Airmen and the WASP alive in the classroom to inspire and ignite students of all ages.
Make sure and check out all these resources, curated just for you!
The Tuskegee Airmen were America’s first black military pilots and their support personnel. They are best known for the extraordinary efforts in the air war of World War II, and for challenging the stereotypes that had kept black Americans from serving as pilots in the U.S. Armed Forces. Here you will find in-depth, historically accurate information about the Tuskegee Airmen. Expand your knowledge and be inspired!
The WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) were female pilots who volunteered to fly American military airplanes during World War II. At the time, it was thought that women would be incapable of flying such advanced airplanes – and that they should not be involved in the military in any aviation capacity.
Our free, downloadable RISE ABOVE Resource Kits provides users access to posters featuring the Six Guiding Principles, PowerPoint’s, classroom activities and a wealth of material about the Tuskegee Airmen and the WASP.
This free online tool contains sound effects, slide shows and interactive questions designed to inform and entertain. Learn about the inspiration is history of the Tuskegee Airmen, their aircraft and their legacy to triumph over adversity!
Check out conversations with original Tuskegee Airmen!
You can find materials to fit your budget and needs in the online store such as dog tags featuring the Six Guiding Principles, books, DVDs, and other materials are available for purchase to enhance your classroom activities.