"We have joined the ‘One Job Should Be Enough’ campaign. By signing on to this campaign, we are committed to not using any Marriott Hotel because of the strike and we are encouraging our members to do the same,” HSTA President Corey Rosenlee wrote.
Computer Science grants will provide awards between $15,000 and $75,000 to K-8 consortia.School Design Innovation Grants will provide HIDOE schools with awards between $10,000 and $250,000 to pilot highly innovative programs.
We need more information from our membership about recent PD problems with the DOE, including specific details from those who have experienced trouble with course availability, portfolio approvals and receiving credit for completed courses.
Even though the state Supreme Court blocked voters from deciding on the constitutional amendment to better fund our schools, the HSTA’s Con Am campaign helped focus attention on chronic public school underfunding, low teacher pay and the negative consequences those problems have on students.
Effective the first day of the second quarter, teachers will receive a three-and-a-half percent (3.5%) across-the-board pay raise.