August 2010

University of California at Santa Barbara would like to recruit more Hawaii Students

The University of California at Santa Barbara would like to recruit more Hawaii students. Dr. Yonie Harris, Dean of Students for UCSB, will be in Hawaii on October 6th, 2010 and would like to meet with charter school directors, college counselors, and/or students that might be interested in UCSB.

New Proficiency Standards Hit Charters

Statewide, They Fall Further Than Traditional Public Schools, but in the City, They Still Outperform District Competitors
The Equity Project Charter School garnered headlines and accolades when it opened last September with an unusual plan: recruit top teachers and pay them $125,000—substantially more than the average teacher salary anywhere in the country.