Katherine Poythress

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Feb. 13-19

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Feb. 13-19

The place to learn about how we’re teaching our students.
Hawaii Teachers Union To Return To Negotiations

Hawaii Teachers Union To Return To Negotiations

HSTA leaders finish listening tour, continue labor complaint.
Hawaiian Language Students Getting Lost In Translation, Advocates Say Civil Beat

Hawaiian Language Students Getting Lost In Translation, Advocates Say

Proponents want state to get serious about the Hawaiian Language Immersion Program.
Ed Board Chair Defends Progress, Says Public Can Give Grade Next Month

Ed Board Chair Defends Progress, Says Public Can Give Grade Next Month

Horner lists achievements in responding to Civil Beat poll on lack of confidence.
Taken for a Ride: 17,000 Students Could Be Without School Buses Next Year Katherine Poythress/Civil Beat

Taken for a Ride: 17,000 Students Could Be Without School Buses Next Year

Honolulu transportation director says city buses likely can't absorb all those kids.
Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Feb. 6-12 Flickr.com

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Feb. 6-12

The place to learn about how we’re teaching our students.

Hawaii Lawmakers Skeptical of Education Department Promises

Annual teacher evaluations questioned when state hasn't implemented principal performance contracts mandated in 2004.

Hawaii Lawmakers Push to Reform Gov Regent Picks

UH Board of Regents nominating process has been a sticky issue.
Labor Board Expedites Teachers Union Case

Labor Board Expedites Teachers Union Case

Chairman asks union attorney to wrap up arguments by March 8.