Hawaii Legislature gave private schools an unusual financing opportunity, under which the state subsidizes construction projects by giving up tax revenue from interest on bonds. But only four have participated because process is so complex.
The largest infrastructure project in Hawaii history will serve as a test case for how the governments of the state and its most populous city deal with the people charged with protecting Native Hawaiian remains: the burial council.
A roundup of the day's key education stories. Newsworthy today: Students need other options besides college, a fired NY high school staff was re-hired this week and Hawaii gubernatorial candidate focuses on accountability.