Denise Darval-Chang doesn’t hesitate when she says, “I have the best job in the world.”
Native Hawaiian educators who teach at, or are planning to teach at, a Hawaii Department of Education or public charter school can apply for financial assistance as they work toward National Board Certification.
While it seems completely logical that a family with the means would wish to send their child to private school, studies show there is a misconception about the academic gains a private school education provides.
The Moanalua Gardens Foundation invites teachers to a free workshop that encourages teachers to use the community as a classroom and as a resource for learning.
The Hawaii State Teachers Association, in collaboration with Kamehameha Schools Hoolaukoa Educational Systems and Strategies, offers NEA Jump Start as a way to support candidates as they navigate their way through this complex process.