Eric Stinton

Eric Stinton is a writer and teacher from Kailua, where he lives with his wife and dogs. You can reach him on Twitter at @TombstoneStint and find his work at ericstinton.com.
Eric Stinton: What Hawaii Can Learn From The Trump Years Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: What Hawaii Can Learn From The Trump Years

If there is any hope for the future of local politics, it is coming from the left wing of the otherwise centrist Democratic Party here.

Eric Stinton: How We All Survived A Semester Of Zoom Classes Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: How We All Survived A Semester Of Zoom Classes

A lot of challenges were both expected and inevitable. And there have been bright spots and silver linings that I couldn’t have predicted.

Eric Stinton: The End Of Distance Learning Is Near. Let’s Not Rush What Comes Next Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: The End Of Distance Learning Is Near. Let’s Not Rush What Comes Next

Starting blended learning a few weeks after winter break — rather than at the start of the third quarter — would help ease the transition back into the classroom.

Eric Stinton: Turning Outrage Into Action To Help End Homelessness Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: Turning Outrage Into Action To Help End Homelessness

Paula Fuga has everyone talking about the issue. Now is the time to do something about it.

Eric Stinton: How Do We Transform Hawaii’s Complicated Relationship With Tourists? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: How Do We Transform Hawaii’s Complicated Relationship With Tourists?

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us what we gain — and lose — from having so many visitors in the islands.

Eric Stinton: Here’s Why We Should All Mourn The Loss Of SURFER Magazine Screenshot

Eric Stinton: Here’s Why We Should All Mourn The Loss Of SURFER Magazine

The magazine never shied away from tough subjects, and brought surfing culture to a much wider audience.

Eric Stinton: It’s Time For Some Kids To Start Learning In Person Again Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Eric Stinton: It’s Time For Some Kids To Start Learning In Person Again

Bringing small groups of students back to classrooms now will help administrators prepare for a larger reopening.

Eric Stinton: COVID-19 Gives Us A Chance To Change How We Teach. Let’s Not Waste It Getty Images/iStockphoto

Eric Stinton: COVID-19 Gives Us A Chance To Change How We Teach. Let’s Not Waste It

Teachers need to be freed up from administrative tasks so they can spend more time actually teaching.