|HIDOE & Hawaii Teacher Standards Board applaud Governor’s signing of House Bill 1070 in support of new teachers||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/HIDOE-HTSB-Joint-Statement.aspx||HIDOE & Hawaii Teacher Standards Board applaud Governor’s signing of House Bill 1070 in support of new teachers||HIDOE and the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board applaud Governor David Ige’s signing of House Bill 1070 into law. Act 116 will provide $600,000 in both fiscal years 2019-20 and 2020-21 for teacher stipends for the “Grow Our Own Teachers” initiative to cover annual licensing fees for new and untenured teachers.
|New 'Aina Pono food delivery truck serving free meals to children on summer break from Waianae to Makaha||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Aina-Pono-summer-food-truck.aspx||New 'Aina Pono food delivery truck serving free meals to children on summer break from Waianae to Makaha||On the Waianae Coast, the new ʻAina Pono food delivery truck is bringing free meals to children as part of the Seamless Summer Option (SSO) program, manned by volunteers from the Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center.||string;#21-Jun-2019||2019-06-21T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|HIDOE names Hilo-Waiakea Complex Area Superintendent||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Hilo-Waiakea-CAS.aspx||HIDOE names Hilo-Waiakea Complex Area Superintendent||Esther Kanehailua named Complex Area Superintendent to oversee East Hawaii Island schools.||string;#06-Jun-2019||2019-06-06T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|Record number of public schools offering free meals to children this summer||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/HIDOE-2019-Seamless-Summer-Option.aspx||Record number of public schools offering free meals to children this summer||This year, 71 public schools will serve meals through the Hawaii State Department of Education's summer food service program, Seamless Summer Option.||string;#03-Jun-2019||2019-06-03T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|Two Hawai’i public school students selected as National Merit Scholarship winners||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Two-Hawaii-public-school-students-selected-as-National-Merit-Scholarship-winners.aspx||Two Hawai’i public school students selected as National Merit Scholarship winners||The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the awardees for this year’s National Merit $2,500 Scholarship winners. Students from two Hawai'i public schools were selected for this honor out of 15,000 national finalists.||string;#29-May-2019||2019-05-29T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|Kohala High dedicates new facility to boost STEM learning and achievement||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Kohala-High-dedicates-new-facility-to-boost-STEM-learning-and-achievement.aspx||Kohala High dedicates new facility to boost STEM learning and achievement||The new state-of-the-art facility is comprised of four single-story classroom buildings connected by a covered walkway that provides a new physical science lab, biochemistry lab, natural resources lab, two general classrooms and additional office space.||string;#23-May-2019||2019-05-23T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|Hawaii history students need help telling WWII Silent Hero stories||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Hawaii-history-students-need-help-telling-WWII-Silent-Hero-stories.aspx||Hawaii history students need help telling WWII Silent Hero stories||Five student-educator teams from Hawaii public schools will participate this Memorial Day in the telling of untold stories of American service members buried at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific as part of Sacrifice for Freedom: World War II in the Pacific Student & Teacher Institute, a student-teacher cooperative learning program.||string;#09-May-2019||2019-05-09T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|Community invited to provide input on Hawai‘i DOE’s next 10 years||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/2030-Promise-Plan-feedback-toolkit.aspx||Community invited to provide input on Hawai‘i DOE’s next 10 years||The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) is seeking feedback on the first draft of a 2030 Promise Plan, which will guide the Department for the next decade, centered around five promises to students. A step-by-step toolkit for the community to provide feedback is available at HawaiiPublicSchools.org. Feedback will be gathered through August 1, with a first draft of the plan to be delivered in September.
|Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Happy-Teacher-Appreciation-Week.aspx||Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!||It’s National Teacher Appreciation Week and I encourage everyone to take some time this week to reflect on the great work of our HIDOE teachers. We know that behind every student’s successes are many dedicated educators, teachers that innovate, collaborate, and focus on students’ best interests in everything that they do.||string;#06-May-2019||2019-05-06T10:00:00.0000000Z|
|2019 Hawaii National Distinguished Principal ||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/2019-Hawaii-National-Distinguished-Principal-.aspx||2019 Hawaii National Distinguished Principal ||The Hawaii Elementary and Middle School Administrators Association named Principal Stacie Kunihisa from Kanoelani Elementary School as the 2019 Hawaii National Distinguished Principal. Kunihisa will join the National Association of Elementary School Principals awardees from the other 49 states in Washington D.C. in October.||string;#28-Apr-2019||2019-04-28T10:00:00.0000000Z|