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Nov. 2013 Strive HI Enews

19-Nov-2013

Stories include strong performance in the 2013 Nation's Report Card, partnering with the Hokulea and Hikianalia on the Worldwide Voyage with sustainability curriculum, Iao Intermediate students do a Google Hangout with documentarian Ken Burns to discuss the Gettysburg Address, learn about the DOE's budget and more.


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NOV. 19, 2013


NAEP: Hawaii 4th graders outperform in math
The 2013 "Nation's Report Card" shows Hawaii's fourth- and eighth-graders progressing in math and reading; and for the first time, our fourth graders scored above the national average in math. STORY  

EDUCATION LEADERS PARTNERING IN WORLDWIDE VOYAGE
Early childhood to higher education representatives signed a memorandum of understanding in support of community-based and sustainability education aligned with the Polynesian Voyaging Society's Worldwide Voyage. STORY  

IAO INTERMEDIATE STUDENTS 'HANGOUT' WITH KEN BURNS
Students in Peter Hansen's class did a Google Hangout with classrooms across the country to discuss the Gettysburg Address — and drew a "wow" from the famed documentarian with a question about freedom (starts at 8:40). WATCH VIDEO  

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT'S $1.7B BUDGET
The Department includes more than 185,000 students and more than 25,000 teachers and employees among 288 public schools. Access data about allocations, fund sources, per-pupil spending and more. LEARN MORE  

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