A financial gift from a corporation will allow a Hardin County high school to offer a curriculum designed to help students excel in the STEM fields.
Dow Corning Corporation announced Monday that it’s donating $25,000 to implement the Project Lead The Way program at John Hardin High School. Project Lead the Way is a non-profit effort that designs programs related to science, technology, engineering, and math that are used in over 5,000 schools in the country.
Hardin County Schools spokesman John Wright says Project Lead the Way will open doors for students who excel in the program.
“North Hardin, John Hardin, and Central Hardin engineering students will now get the prerequisites that they need at their home high schools that will allow them to go to our new Hardin County Schools’ Early College and Career Center that opens in August.”