Sweet Success of Engineering Design
Stand in the candy aisle at any store, and you will soon realize all of the different geometric shapes being represented. Learn how candy can be a creative alternative choice to use when studying geometric relationships, area, volume, density, reverse engineering, and several other STEM-related concepts. Candy relates to students much more effectively than the traditional widgets that have been used in the past.
Don Whitman is a Technology and Engineering Teacher at Normal Community High School in Illinois where he was named 2019-2020 Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Outstanding Teacher. Don also serves at ITEEA's Region II representative on the Board of Directors and as Chair of the Conference Planning Committee.