Aerospace Engineer: Aprille Ericsson (STEM trailblazer BIOS)

AerospaceEngineerThis exciting series of biographies present current, topical leaders in STEM (Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics) drawing on women and men whose passions and innovations are changing our lives.

Aprille Ericsson’s passion for mathematics and science was rewarded with a scholarship and university success in becoming an aerospace engineer, working for NASA building spacecraft and participating in significant projects on space missions, satellites and climate change.

One of an expanding series of fascinating true stories, these paperback books are attractively presented with colour photographs throughout, engaging layout and accessible text for upper primary and secondary students. Current and relevant topics add to their appeal and demonstrate a range of interesting job in STEM disciplines.

Waxman, L, H. (2015). Aerospace engineer: Aprille Ericsson. Minneapolis: Lerner.

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About jenbales

Avid lover of children's literature, experienced teacher librarian with expertise in resourcing the Australian Curriculum; Adjunct lecturer for Charles Sturt University and a representative of INT Books.
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