"No one is suggesting that we audit Punahou, or that spending $30,000 for a student at Punahou is wasteful. We only do that for our public school students, and that’s the real problem of this bill."
Superintendent Christina Kishimoto sent a memo Friday to complex area superintendents, principals, vice principals, teachers and non-classroom teachers addressing changes to the Educator Effectiveness System (EES) to streamline and strengthen supports for improving teacher practice.
In addition to our Member Matters email, we also send out urgent notices that cover member-exclusive messages regarding, for example, contract and pay changes.
The NEA Student Loan Forgiveness Navigator is designed to walk members through a step-by-step process that will help identify federal programs to reduce monthly loan payments and, ultimately, complete the process of loan forgiveness.
The agreement boosts employer contributions to health coverage and continues 21 hours of job-embedded professional development, amounting to more than $45 million to our members.