Educator Effectiveness

Washington Middle School’s Sung Man Park named Hawaii’s 2017 State Teacher of the Year

Washington Middle teacher Sung Man Park was named Hawaii's 2017 State Teacher of the Year.


A new Educator Effectiveness System, bolstered with professional development opportunities and a strong induction and mentoring program, aims to increase the Department's number of highly-effective teachers in public schools.



Induction and Mentoring and MentoringSystemic supports to train and mentor teachers in the Department.
Educator Effectiveness System Effectiveness SystemSupporting educators to improve student outcomes via quality feedback.
Professional Development DevelopmentCultivating enhanced teacher practice and leadership through our PD opportunities.

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Strategic Plan 2017-2020

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Supt. Kishimoto has identified three approaches to embrace this school year. Which are you most excited about?