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Legislators Question Removal Of School Superintendent Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Legislators Question Removal Of School Superintendent

As they consider the Department of Education’s budget request, some lawmakers say Kathryn Matayoshi should be retained.

Can More Be Done To Prevent School Employee Misconduct? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Can More Be Done To Prevent School Employee Misconduct?

There’s been a decline in pending cases of workers placed on paid leave, but a school board committee wants more progress.

New Kakaako Park Rules Could Keep Homeless Away Chad Blair/Civil Beat

New Kakaako Park Rules Could Keep Homeless Away

The HCDA says the changes mostly clarify rules that already existed. Recent problems have involved vandalism and homelessness.

Kakaako Shelters Work To Move Homeless Into Housing Faster Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kakaako Shelters Work To Move Homeless Into Housing Faster

With new rules looming, state-run facilities look to expedite the shelter-to-housing process.

Senators Voice Concerns Over UH Budget Requests Civil Beat file photo

Senators Voice Concerns Over UH Budget Requests

Lawmakers said the university needs to make sure it’s using all the resources it already has before asking for more.

Teachers Cleared To Travel For Free On Educational Trips Flickr: ackook

Teachers Cleared To Travel For Free On Educational Trips

The teachers union reaches an accord with the state Ethics Commission, which had previously moved to ban the practice.

Bringing Fresh Local Food And City Dwellers Together in Honolulu Noelle Fujii/Civil Beat/2016

Bringing Fresh Local Food And City Dwellers Together in Honolulu

A community group wants to see more local food in urban areas, including some that could be grown there.

School Board Adopts Timeline In Search For Superintendent Civil Beat

School Board Adopts Timeline In Search For Superintendent

A new top administrator for Hawaii’s public schools should be selected by June, according to the plan.

Blueprint For Education Still Being Refined, School Board Told PF Bently/Civil Beat

Blueprint For Education Still Being Refined, School Board Told

The document being prepared by a governor’s task force is expected to complement the Department of Education’s own strategic plan.