ALEDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Aledo High School engineering teacher Kyle Christensen is taking class innovation to the next level by instructing his students to create hands-free sanitizing stations for their school.
âSome of them like to come in the morning and work, or stay in the evening and work,â said Christensen.READ MORE: Affidavit: Accused Serial Killer Jason Thornburg Says Slayings Were Human Sacrifices
Theyâre building 80 of them. One for each teacher inside the building.
They started by designing prototypes. Some students made sketches, while others created virtual designs.READ MORE: Tarrant County Issues 90-Day Burning Ban Due To Drought Conditions In Unincorporated Areas
They narrowed the ideas down to one final design by deciding what would be simple and cost effective.
Christensen says his favorite part of the project is reminding students that they can make a difference in their schools and communities with their own two hands.MORE NEWS: Gang Member, North Texas Sex Offender Added To State's 10 Most Wanted Lists
âMy favorite thing to tell students is that âI would love for you to walk away from engineering class as a better problem solver than when you arrived,ââ Christensen said.