Friends and family gathered on Oahu and in Hilo to honor the excellent work of public school teachers.
Lawmakers passed a law which will now use general fund monies to fund the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board (HTSB) instead of using licensing fees paid by teachers.
Teacher Appreciation Week takes place May 6–10, and to celebrate, several businesses are offering our teachers special discounts and freebies.
By holding onto failed policies, HONOLULU Magazine is perpetuating the idea that the only things that matter are math and reading test scores.
HSTA welcomes any effort to help teachers, however this option may only work for a very small percentage of our members, and here's why.