Learn about professional development, health coverage, and more

The Hawaiʻi State Teachers Association regularly provides a statewide opportunity for new and potential members to get important information and ask questions.

Get an overview of information, tools, and resources that will be important and useful to you as a new hire. Learn about professional development, health coverage and insurance plan enrollment, and the many programs and benefits you can take advantage of as an HSTA member.

Our Fall 2024 New Hire Welcome takes place Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Zoom.


  • Welcome
  • Important Dates/Information
  • HSTA VEBA Trust group insurance and protection plans with guaranteed coverage
  • NEA Member Benefits Retirement Specialists
  • Hawaiʻi Employer-Union Health Benefits Trust Fund (EUTF)
  • SHiNE (Supporting Hawaiʻi’s New Educators)
  • Closing and Q&A

This event is open to new and potential HSTA members. All other HSTA members, including school-level and chapter leaders, are also welcome to register and attend in order to gather information to assist new hires. Please spread the word!