Katherine Poythress

Coming Soon: More School Days? Money to Pay for Them Still in the Air

Taking Hawaii one step closer to educational reform, a Legislative committee today passed a bill onto the House and…

Furloughs Resolution May Pass Us By

We’ve got a standoff between the governor and the state board of education, aligned with the teachers…

What’s the lesson for students in Furlough Fridays standoff?

Who’s standing up for the kids? You have to wonder what lesson children are taking from the standoff between the…

How will furlough days affect the kids?

One of our members, Jennifer Chandler, asked why I haven’t addressed the Furlough Fridays issue on…

Big day for education reform?

The question of education reform could come to a head in the Legislature today. A committee of representatives from both…

Why Education?

Aloha and welcome to the Education Beat! The heart of our education coverage is going to be…