By Ryan LothspeichHNN intern
WASHINGTON, D.C. (HawaiiNewsNow) - Five Hawaii teachers were honored by the White House on Friday as among 213 recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
The teachers also received Congressional certificates from U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii.
The Hawaii awardees are:
The outstanding math and science teachers were selected from applicants across the country.
On Thursday, in a special ceremony, the awardees received a signed citation from President Barack Obama and $10,000 from the National Science Foundation.
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