Charter School News

West Hawaii Today - Public charter schools board members sought

http://westhawaiitoday.com/sections/news/local-features/about-town-10-8-12.html


Parents and other community members dedicated to advancing public education are encouraged to submit their resumes for openings on boards of directors at West Hawaii charter schools.

Kihei school earns bronze award for healthy habits

Kihei Public Charter School is the first Hawaii school to achieve the HealthierUS School Challenge Bronze Award of Distinction, according to a news release. USDA's Ranae Ganske-Cerizo will visit the school to present the award later this month.

Board Members Sought for Public Charter Schools

Parents and other community members dedicated to advancing public education are encouraged to submit their resumes for openings on boards of directors at Big Island charter schools.

http://www.hawaii247.com/2012/10/05/board-members-sought-for-public-charter-schools/

 

Kanu Opens Two New Buildings

Kanu o ka Aina (KANU) New Century Public Charter School, with its nonprofit partner Kanu o ka Aina Learning Ohana (KALO) in Waimea, celebrated completion of two new buildings Tuesday, Sept. 4.

 

The buildings – Halau Pokii and Halau Puke – allow all KANU students to be accommodated together at Kauhale Oiwi O Puukapu.

 

Education Matters - Hawaii Charter Schools

A show that discusses Education topics in Hawaii -- Hosted by Kawena Begay. Ms Begay interviews Curtis Muraoka, Co-Director of West Hawaii Explorations Academy PCS on Hawaii's charter schools.

 

 

YouTube link: http://youtu.be/F8Dh2nRdf6I

Charter School Enrollment Reaches 10,000 Milestone

Charter School Enrollment Reaches 10,000 Milestone;
New Laws, New Governance Go Into Effect

Hawaii public charter schools will achieve an enrollment record this week as more than 10,000 kindergarten through 12th graders begin classes after summer break.
The projected enrollment of 10,097 represents a milestone for Hawaii’s charter movement, which served just 1,341 students in 2000.

 

Ka Lama February 2012 Newsletter

What is STEM education? The acronym S.T.E.M. stands for Science, Technology,   Engineering, and Math. STEM education is based on the integration of these four subject areas into the development of what has become known as a “meta-discipline.” 

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