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3rd502nd
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« on: April 27, 2018, 01:09:06 PM »

If I recruit a teacher as an Aerospace Education member, does that count toward my recruiter ribbon and my R & R specialty track?  They don't show up on a squadron roster because they don't belong to a unit.

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NC Hokie
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« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2018, 01:40:41 PM »

That is a question best directed to your commander. I can make a great argument for counting AEMs, CSMs, and legislative squadron members, but he or she is the one that has to sign the CAPF 2A for you.
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NC Hokie, Maj, CAP

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« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2018, 04:10:48 PM »

Have you looked at the criteria listed in CAPR 39-3?
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NIN
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« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2018, 07:51:01 PM »

The requirement is for "cadets or seniors." AEMs are associate members.

as NC Hokie suggested, you _can_ make a great argument for AEMs and Legislative members (CSMs are Senior Members, look in 39-2, para 1.2), however, the criteria is "cadets or seniors," so you'd be on fairly thin ice IMHO.

(ie. if you have a legislative member who takes the steps to become a full-fledged senior,  then yes. But otherwise, I'd say no. Same goes for AEMs.  I've seen some school districts pony up the AEM one-time fee as "professional development" for their STEM educators. Is that a recruiting effort, or a transaction at that point?) 

I'd argue that the value proposition and effort required to recruit a qualified, active & participating member versus an AEM or other associate membership category is utterly different.
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