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HSTA applauds governor's intent to veto bill on e-cigarettes in schools

HSTA applauds governor's intent to veto bill on e-cigarettes in schools

SB 1405 calls for confiscation, increased fines for youth

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.

  Friday, June 28, 2019  /  Number of views (890)
Legislative session brings some good news for educators

Legislative session brings some good news for educators

Teachers will no longer front HTSB fees; Lawmakers approve huge schools construction budget increase

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.

  Tuesday, May 07, 2019  /  Number of views (767)
Gov. Ige spotlights education initiative in State of the State address

Gov. Ige spotlights education initiative in State of the State address

“I want us to do much more.”

“Of all the initiatives upon which we’ve embarked, I believe this one will make the greatest difference in preparing our children for the future and in creating a 21st century workforce,” he said.

  Tuesday, January 22, 2019  /  Number of views (1033)
When and where to help HSTA's recommended candidates

When and where to help HSTA's recommended candidates

Find out where your sign waving support is needed across the state

Find out where you can sign wave for HSTA-backed candidates before and after election day, Tuesday, Nov. 6.

  Thursday, October 25, 2018  /  Number of views (1009)
Ige supports Con Am; Pledges to assure it will NOT raise cost of living

Ige supports Con Am; Pledges to assure it will NOT raise cost of living

Governor says he'll veto any proposal that would raise residents' property taxes or raise affordable rents

Gov. David Ige pledged during a debate Monday night on KHON2 that he would veto any proposal that raised property taxes for residents or increased rents on affordable properties, disproving the misleading scare tactics being spread by opponents of the constitutional amendment on the ballot in November.

  Tuesday, October 16, 2018  /  Number of views (989)
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