HSTA has always opposed laws that focus on penalizing our youth for the use and possession of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. We do not want laws like this to contribute to the school-to-prison pipeline.
Parents are encouraged to call their child’s school directly to find out the specific times for meal service.
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.
Seventy teachers were honored in ceremonies on Oahu, Hawaii Island, Maui and Kauai; 63 of whom work in public schools.
The DOE is redesigning its facilities maintenance program to align the department’s strategic focus on providing respectful learning environments with its core value of ensuring access to a quality public education for every student in every community across the state.