The Kamehameha III Elementary teacher and Maui NEA RA delegate tried for four years to get a legislative amendment approved supporting a judicial code of conduct for the justices of the Supreme Court.
New Business Item (NBI) 64 proposed: "At the beginning of all NEA convenings, NEA will acknowledge the native people of whom this land originated." It passed without opposition.
Ten candidates sat down with NEA President Lily Eskelsen García and answered questions submitted by NEA members, including two teachers from Hawaii.
More than 100 delegates from the Hawaii State Teachers Association will take part in the largest democratic deliberative assembly in the world.