Schools get funds for STEM- and ag-related projects

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Laurie Yoshida of Corteva Agriscience, fifth from right, Stephanie Iona, sixth from right, and state Rep. James Tokioka, second from right, distribute funds totaling more than $15,000 for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and agriculture-related projects to 11 state Department of Education public schools on Kauai, represented by principals, Wednesday during the school officials’ meeting at Kauai High School. Fourth from right is DOE Kauai Area Complex Superintendent William Arakaki.

LIHUE — Public school officials Tuesday received funds at the Kauai High School multi-purpose classroom.