A school funding proposal, Senate Bill 1474, was approved overwhelmingly by the full Senate on Tuesday, March 5, and now crosses over into the House for review.
The proposal would provide additional funding, 80 percent to public schools and 20 percent to the University of Hawaii, through a half-percent increase in the general excise tax (GET).
National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide.
Ballots that were cast for chapter leadership and state delegates on Teacher Institute Day were counted over the weekend, and the results have been certified by each chapter's executive board.
Are you thinking about your retirement? Do you have questions about how it works and, more importantly, will you have enough money to retire?