Students from Muhlenberg County High School s Project Lead the Way (PLTW) visited
Madisonville Community College on Monday, December 8. Faculty members Mike Deal and
Matt Luckett in the college s Advanced Integrated Technology program guided the students
in hands-on activities during a Motor Control/PLC lab session.
Students attending from Allen Hunley s PLTW Engineering III class were: Daniel Boswell,
Ryan Brewer, Cameron Clark, Triston Cottrell, Roman Dahl, Kirby Davis, Tristan Goff,
Cole Greenwalt, Makayla Griffith, Austin Grogan, Nicholas Hope, Jacob Jarvis, Mason
Jessup, Chandler Johnson, Zachary Lindsey, Joseph McCay-Gomez, Zachary Moore, Stewart
Nelson, Joseph Reed, Hunter Rose, Carlee Shepherd, Wes Snodgrass, Joseph Travis and
Project Lead the Way is a problem based contextual learning curriculum that seeks
to create dynamic partnerships with schools and industry in order to prepare an increasing
and more diverse group of students for success in engineering and engineering technology
programs. PLTW is about more than just science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
It s about learning real skills, solving real problems, and making real discoveries
about the world.