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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.

Child Labor Is Wrong, But Apparently Not For Our School Children!

How are students receiving mandated instruction time if they're pulled out to work in the school cafeteria hours at a time?
Hawaii Teachers Reject New Contract With State

Hawaii Teachers Reject New Contract With State

Teachers turn down union recommendation to approve 6-year deal by 2-1 margin.
What Hawaii Teachers Are Saying About Agreement

What Hawaii Teachers Are Saying About Agreement

A deep sense of unease permeates emails and direct messages to Civil Beat.

What To Do With Extra Money For Charter Schools

UPDATED Hawaii Senate Education chair, charter execs differ on where to direct account overflowing its $5 million cap.
Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 16-22

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 16-22

The place to learn about how we’re teaching our students.
Hawaii Education System Could See Significant Changes in 2012 Civil Beat

Hawaii Education System Could See Significant Changes in 2012

Charter schools, instructional time and school bus transportation likely to take center stage.

Deputy Superintendent: Large District Slows Race to the Top Progress

UPDATED Ronn Nozoe says what was an early advantage for the state is now a disadvantage.
HSTA Hearing Cancelled

HSTA Hearing Cancelled

UPDATED With a tentative deal between Hawaii teachers union and state on the table, this week's labor board hearing postponed.
Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 9-15

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 9-15

The place to learn about how we’re teaching our students.
Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 2-8 Fotolia

Hawaii Education Blog — Accountability and Achievement — Jan. 2-8

The place to learn about how we’re teaching our students.
Abercrombie: Hawaii Was Only State To Improve In All Areas on National Test

Abercrombie: Hawaii Was Only State To Improve In All Areas on National Test

Governor makes claim on website touting first-year accomplishments.
Education in Hawaii