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Closer — But School District Still Can’t Decide On School Bus Cuts Nathan Eagle/Honolulu Civil Beat

Closer — But School District Still Can’t Decide On School Bus Cuts

Hawaii Department of Education's recommendation passes, subject to conditions.
Taken For A Ride: DOE Hoping Consultant Finds Answers to Bus Woes

Taken For A Ride: DOE Hoping Consultant Finds Answers to Bus Woes

Hawaii school officials are enlisting outside help.
Taken For A Ride: Ed Board Considers How To Fill A $17M Hole

Taken For A Ride: Ed Board Considers How To Fill A $17M Hole

Hawaii DOE to recommend plan today on covering gap for school bus services.
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.
House Kills Teacher Eval Bill, But Ed Board Policy Survives

House Kills Teacher Eval Bill, But Ed Board Policy Survives

Union celebrates defeat of measure that would have established Hawaii teacher evaluation system.
Board of Ed: New Policies for Teacher Evaluations Katherine Poythress/Civil Beat

Board of Ed: New Policies for Teacher Evaluations

Governor supports measures that could get Hawaii back in the Race to the Top.
Ed Board Chair Defends Progress, Says Public Can Give Grade Next Month

Ed Board Chair Defends Progress, Says Public Can Give Grade Next Month

Horner lists achievements in responding to Civil Beat poll on lack of confidence.
Off The Beat: Teachers Give Union, State ‘F’ Grade

Off The Beat: Teachers Give Union, State ‘F’ Grade

Rejection of contract sends a message: Teachers don't trust union or state.