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Don't reply to unsolicited emails offering financial advice for teachers via HIDOE email

Don't reply to unsolicited emails offering financial advice for teachers via HIDOE email

HIDOE tells firms to stop contacting our members, who already have vetted, free advice available from NEA, HSTA

If you receive unsolicited emails from financial firms offering advice to educators via your DOE email, don't reply. The HSTA and NEA offer free, vetted advice from local firms that can help you anytime.

  Friday, May 29, 2020  /  Number of views (759)
What 12-month teachers need to know before returning to work on June 1

What 12-month teachers need to know before returning to work on June 1

An explanation, FAQs, and why 12-monthers should strongly consider applying to telework ASAP

Read FAQs and guidance for 12-month educators, including HSTA's strong recommendation that all those interested should immediately fill out a telework application/request.

  Wednesday, May 27, 2020  /  Number of views (2015)
First-hand account as 50+ educators volunteer to ease unemployment backlog

First-hand account as 50+ educators volunteer to ease unemployment backlog

Leanne Teves, Iroquois Point Elementary student activities coordinator, shares her experience

A heartfelt mahalo to the 56 HSTA members who juggled their professional and personal schedules to volunteer to attack the state’s backlog of unemployment claims because of the pandemic.

  Tuesday, May 26, 2020  /  Number of views (890)
HSTA offices to partially reopen June 1

HSTA offices to partially reopen June 1

Members are asked to refrain from visiting our offices for the time being

With the health and well-being of our staff, workplace, and community in mind, we ask our members to observe the limited opening of the offices by refraining from visiting the office at this time.

  Friday, May 22, 2020  /  Number of views (514)
What members involved in summer learning programs need to know

What members involved in summer learning programs need to know

Information for casual employment, 12-month teachers during summer 2020

HSTA does not represent teachers who teach summer school or e-school. We are providing information to help those who are involved in a summer learning program and address questions from our members.

  Friday, May 22, 2020  /  Number of views (2622)
1,300+ HSTA members attend State of Our Union rally

1,300+ HSTA members attend State of Our Union rally

First-ever broadcast features emotional speeches by national, state leaders

More than 1,300 HSTA members logged on to view their first-ever State of Our Union Saturday morning, which featured streamed video reports from committee chairs and motivating remote speeches from national and state association leaders as well as the awarding of two important awards.

  Monday, May 18, 2020  /  Number of views (869)
4 questions educators should ask themselves in this financial market

4 questions educators should ask themselves in this financial market

Receive free, vetted financial advice from HSTA and NEA

How close are you to retirement? What's your risk tolerance and does your financial portfolio match it? Those are some of the questions you should ask yourself now, and seek free expert advice.

  Friday, May 15, 2020  /  Number of views (593)
HSTA ad highlights teachers working, volunteering during pandemic

HSTA ad highlights teachers working, volunteering during pandemic

‘Distance Cannot Separate Us’ TV and digital campaign runs through the end of the school year

The Hawaii State Teachers Association has launched a TV and digital campaign to highlight the many contributions educators across the state have made to their students and communities during the pandemic.

  Friday, May 15, 2020  /  Number of views (1585)
HSTA president addresses national meeting to boost relief for schools, states during pandemic

HSTA president addresses national meeting to boost relief for schools, states during pandemic

Members can get involved to pressure Congress to pass the $3 trillion aid package

HSTA President Corey Rosenlee told a National Education Association tele-town hall audience Thursday about the HSTA’s successful efforts to fight a proposal that would have cut the pay of teachers and other state workers in the islands.

  Thursday, May 14, 2020  /  Number of views (879)
What's in the latest congressional pandemic aid package for schools, teachers

What's in the latest congressional pandemic aid package for schools, teachers

House Democrats' proposal would double the educator tax deduction, extend student loan holiday until October

Here is a breakdown of key education-related proposals in the House Democrats' $3 trillion package advocated by the National Education Association.

 

  Wednesday, May 13, 2020  /  Number of views (1149)
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