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Education in Hawaii

Hawaii Employers No Help For Working Parents In Need Of Child Care Flickr: Grant Barrett

Hawaii Employers No Help For Working Parents In Need Of Child Care

Local companies have yet to catch on to the onsite child care trend.
Funding the Missing Link For Hawaii’s Public Preschool Program

Funding the Missing Link For Hawaii’s Public Preschool Program

The pilot program, set for the 2014 school year, would serve 3,500 4-year-olds.
Hawaii Teacher: Children Are Left Behind With Elephants In The Room

Hawaii Teacher: Children Are Left Behind With Elephants In The Room

Students graduate from Pahoa High not knowing how to look up a book and check one out.
Hawaii Ethics Commission Sets Sights On Charter School Employee

Hawaii Ethics Commission Sets Sights On Charter School Employee

Hearing starts Tuesday for Connections Public Charter School employee charged with conflict-of-interest violations.
It’s Your Money: Hawaii Schools Paying Double for Hot Dogs

It’s Your Money: Hawaii Schools Paying Double for Hot Dogs

State switches to all-beef dogs, shells out nearly $150,000 extra.
Civil Beat Poll – Hirono Up Big On Lingle

Civil Beat Poll – Hirono Up Big On Lingle

Education among key issues in Hawaii's U.S. Senate race.
Djou Plays Dad Card As Campaign Issue

Djou Plays Dad Card As Campaign Issue

Hawaii's female candidates for federal office have no keiki.
Education Advocates: Poll Shows Support for State-Funded Preschool

Education Advocates: Poll Shows Support for State-Funded Preschool

Lawmakers hope to secure funding for a new pre-kindergarten program in the next legislative session.
Survey: More High Schoolers Are Ducking Gym Class, Sports Teams Flickr.com

Survey: More High Schoolers Are Ducking Gym Class, Sports Teams

But watercress and edamame are now appearing on school lunch menus.
Hawaii Ed Board Embraces ‘Opportunity’ to Pass Teacher Evaluations

Hawaii Ed Board Embraces ‘Opportunity’ to Pass Teacher Evaluations

Policies pass with governor's support and after Legislature refuses.
Students In High Spirits After Dalai Lama Talk

Students In High Spirits After Dalai Lama Talk

Hawaii's youth inspired by message of peace, perseverance.
Hawaii No Longer Magnet for Young, Single, Educated

Hawaii No Longer Magnet for Young, Single, Educated

Census working paper shows historic migration patterns.
Education in Hawaii