|Revamping our approach to employment||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/VisionForSuccess/Newsletters/Supts-Corner/Pages/0718.aspx||Revamping our approach to employment||As the largest employer among Hawaii state government departments, we have a tremendous responsibility to develop and protect our greatest asset — our employees, who each play a role in our mission to support and advance student success. This requires a strategic and thoughtful approach that focuses on the lifetime experience of an employee while in the organization.|
|High School Students Contributing to Graduate-Level Plant DNA Research||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/High-School-Students-Contributing-to-Graduate-Level-Plant-DNA-Research.aspx||High School Students Contributing to Graduate-Level Plant DNA Research||As part of Waipahu High School’s Biotechnology Science Scholars Program, students from Waipahu, Campbell and Kapolei high schools essentially became an extension of New Jersey-based Rutgers University’s Waksman Institute of Microbiology for the summer.|
|July 2018 Education Update||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/VisionForSuccess/Newsletters/EducationUpdate/Pages/0718.aspx||July 2018 Education Update||Monthly print newsletter featuring the top stories from across Hawaii's public schools, distributed to schools and the Board of Education. In this edition: HIDOE wins a Troops to Teachers grant to assist members of the armed forces to transition into second careers as teachers, three HIDOE teachers win Presidential Awards of Excellence, Waipahu High valedictorian chooses to pursue a career in teaching, more stories.|
|Joint team from South Korea and USA takes top prize at 8th e-ICON World Contest||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/8th-e-ICON-winners.aspx||Joint team from South Korea and USA takes top prize at 8th e-ICON World Contest||A joint South Korea-USA team takes top prize at 8th e-ICON World Contest for the development of a brilliant augmented reality app.The e-ICON contest brought teams together from all over the world to participate, challenging students to create educational mobile apps as tools to achieve United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.|
|Hawai'i public school teachers honored with Presidential Award of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/PAEMST-18.aspx||Hawai'i public school teachers honored with Presidential Award of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching||Akeyo Garcia of Ewa Elementary and Masaru Uchino of Momilani Elementary have been awarded the Presidential Award of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, or PAEMST. It is the highest award K-12 mathematics and science (including computer science) teachers can receive from the U.S. government. Recipients receive $10,000 from the National Science Foundation and will engage in education discussions in Washington, D.C.|
|Kaniwala — An Evening Celebrating ‘Olelo Hawai‘i at the 50th State Fair||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/An-Evening-Celebrating-Olelo-Hawaii-at-the-50th-State-Fair.aspx||Kaniwala — An Evening Celebrating ‘Olelo Hawai‘i at the 50th State Fair||HIDOE's Office of Hawaiian Education invites the public to enjoy an evening celebrating the Hawaiian language at the 50th State Fair on June 29. Both Hawaiian and English speakers are encouraged to attend the Hawaiian language night, which organizers are calling Kaniwala, the Hawaiian word for carnival.