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Submit a 'tiny float' for the 2020 virtual Honolulu Pride parade

Submit a 'tiny float' for the 2020 virtual Honolulu Pride parade

Upload your 10-second video by Oct. 1 for a live stream on Oct. 17

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Honolulu Pride’s 2020 event will be celebrated virtually on Saturday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. with a live stream hosted by Candy Shell and DJ My Friend George that includes a ‘tiny float’ parade.

  Tuesday, September 22, 2020  /  Number of views (147)
NEA website redesign offers easier access to professional learning resources

NEA website redesign offers easier access to professional learning resources

Members can take advantage of professional trainings, webinars, and programs currently curated by the NEA

The NEA has been working to update and consolidation its professional learning resources. You no longer need several bookmarks to find high-quality professional learning opportunities.

  Monday, September 21, 2020  /  Number of views (28)
STEM grants from AFCEA Hawaii available to educators for first time

STEM grants from AFCEA Hawaii available to educators for first time

Apply by Oct. 2 for grants from $200 to $5,000

For the first time, the Hawaii chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA Hawaii) is offering science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) grants to teachers and others associated with teaching STEM subjects to Hawaii students.

  Monday, September 21, 2020  /  Number of views (192)
HIDOE memos related to coronavirus (COVID-19)

HIDOE memos related to coronavirus (COVID-19)

A roundup of updates issued by the Hawaii State Department of Education

This page contains updates issued by the Hawaii State Department of Education related to coronavirus (COVID-19).

  Monday, September 21, 2020  /  Number of views (13369)
Where and how to get your flu shot

Where and how to get your flu shot

Important information from HMSA and Kaiser Permanente

Flu season usually starts in October, peaks in December, and can last through the following May. The flu shot is your best defense against the virus and a safe, effective way to protect the people around you.

  Friday, September 18, 2020  /  Number of views (467)
HSTA submits testimony on behalf of nearly 200 educators who fear retaliation

HSTA submits testimony on behalf of nearly 200 educators who fear retaliation

HSTA Board of Directors supports 100-percent distance learning through at least first semester

In written testimony ahead of the BOE’s general meeting Thursday afternoon, members cited flawed Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) policies and procedures in response to COVID-19.

  Wednesday, September 16, 2020  /  Number of views (2378)
Email the BOE for changes to keep our schools safe

Email the BOE for changes to keep our schools safe

Push for 100% distance learning, telework, and health guidance

We want to inform board members about the real conditions occurring in our schools during the coronavirus pandemic, especially with regards to schools where all teachers are being unilaterally denied telework when requested, and conditions in classrooms with in-person instruction, particularly those involving special education and fully self-contained educators.

  Monday, September 14, 2020  /  Number of views (712)
Superintendent says DOH took days to respond to Dole positive cases

Superintendent says DOH took days to respond to Dole positive cases

An office employee has died and others from the school are quarantined

Dole Middle School’s principal notified employees about the death via email shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday. The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) has refused to approve telework for any Dole teachers, despite the fact that many of them have no students in their classes.

  Friday, September 11, 2020  /  Number of views (1936)
HSTA members set to receive raises in the 2nd quarter

HSTA members set to receive raises in the 2nd quarter

Increases negotiated three years ago, funded two years ago

Hawaii public school teachers are scheduled to receive negotiated pay increases this fall. Effective the first day of the second quarter, educators will receive a 3.5 percent across-the-board pay raise, which will show up in their paychecks starting Nov. 5.

  Friday, September 11, 2020  /  Number of views (1967)
HSTA, HIDOE head back to the bargaining table over COVID-19

HSTA, HIDOE head back to the bargaining table over COVID-19

The union’s prohibited practice complaint is on hold

The Hawaii State Teachers Association is pleased to report a positive development in our prohibited practice complaint regarding the state’s refusal to bargain over rapidly changing coronavirus threats to our members.

  Friday, September 11, 2020  /  Number of views (2990)
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