From school books to survival swimming; Sea Cadets train in Clearwater, Fla.

From school books to survival swimming; Sea Cadets train in Clearwater, Fla.
Story and photos by Seaman Meredith Manning Donning survival gear, learning the proper way to jump out of helicopters, taking a physical fitness test and sitting in the pilot seat of airplanes and helicopters is not what the average teenager does during summer vacation. However, for U.S. Navy Sea Cadet’s Suncoast Squadron and students of Pinellas Park High School’s First Responder Program, this...