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Hawaii Department of Education

Arguments Against Elected Board Of Education Sound Familiar

Arguments Against Elected Board Of Education Sound Familiar

The same critiques of Hawaii's elected board of education that we're hearing today were used in 1964 to abolish an appointed board of education.

How Hawaii Could Have Avoided Furlough Fridays Embarrassment

Decision in 2009 not to try longer school days or pay cuts gave state the nation's shortest school year.

Teachers Can’t Legally Work on Furlough Days, Union Says

The Hawaii State Teachers Association said it would be illegal for teachers to break their union contracts by working —…
Hawaii Department of Education