Early College

“Early College is an initiative that allows high school students to take college classes on their high school campus.” This program is available through Hawai`i Community College Palamanui. As each school may have a slightly different format, please see attached for Kealakehe High’s program.
Early College and Running Start Enrollment Packet – Summer-Fall2018

More information on the University of Hawai`i’s program can be found at this link: UH Early College Program

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Apprentice Opportunity for the Installer Technician Program

The Hawaii Electricians Telecom/CATV Joint Apprenticeship Committee (JAC) has opened recruitment to their complete 3-year program incorporating on-the-job training and supplemental classroom instruction for the Installer Technician Apprenticeship Program for both Kauai and Big Island.
Hawaii (Big Island) Installer Technician Recruitment

Applications must be done online. Go to this site for detaila and guidelines on application: Hawaii Electrician Training Fund

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2018 Summer Engineering Academy

Honolulu Community College is offering another summer learning opportunity for interested high school students. The Summer Engineering Academy “will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about the fields of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Programming, and Architecture.”
2018 Summer Engineering Academy at Honolulu Community College

Important details:

  • Application Deadline: May 11, 2018
  • Program is limited to 60 students
  • Program dates and times: June 12, 2018 to July 20, 2018 from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Monday – Friday *No meeting on July 4, 2018 – Independence Day

Application packet with requisite forms:
2018 Honolulu CC summer-engineering-application

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Summer 2018 Externship Opportunities for CTE Teachers

CTE teachers for Grades 9-12 are invited to apply for this exciting opportunity to participate in an externship with a fabulous business partner this summer! Get acquainted with and/or upgrade knowledge and skills in your field. This opportunity will introduce teachers not only to the latest technology and tools, but also workforce trends, job skills, and competencies your students will need to be successful in today’s workplace.
2018 Teacher_Externship_flyer_2018
Teachers who successfully complete the externship will be eligible for a $1500 stipend.

Application period open from now until April 3, 2018.

Business and Industry Partners
Please review this information for possible “town-gown” connections. Intersted in this collaborative effort? Please contact Lois Hamaguchi.
Business Flyer.3.15.18
Suggested Externship Activities.3.13.18

For more information, please contact Lois Hamaguchi
email: loishama@hawaii.edu
Tel: 808-956-6115

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2018 STEM Success for Women Telesummit

An interesting line-up of speakers have been assembled by the Institute for Women in Trades, Technology and Science (IWITTS) for this free summit. Please got to this link for the details and registration:
2018 STEM Success for Women Telesummit

This summit will take place over two weeks from April 17-19 to April 24-26, 2018.

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2018 Summer PD Workshop for Teachers of English Learners

Just in time for SY2018-19, with teachers reporting back to school on July 31, 2018 (Tuesday). Three free PD workshops offered for teachers of English learners:

  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018: Administrators and School Teacher Leaders
  • Thursday, July 26, 2018: Educators with Co-teaching experience
  • Monday, July 30, 2018: All educators

A Guide to Collaborative Planning, Instruction, Assessment, and Reflection

Application DEADLINE: Thursday, March 29, 2018
Fax West Hawaii Complex Area: 808-327-4994
Email scanned application via Lotus Notes to ELL RTs: Roger Hamilton or Esther Hughes

For more information on workshop:
Marcella McClelland, DES
75-140 Hualalai Road
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Ph. 808-960-9508 FAX 808-327-4994

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Hawaii Education Association Scholarships

The Hawaii Education Association (HEA) is offering two scholarships of $2,000 to in-service Hawaii DOE educators in good standing.

The scholarship is intended to assist in-state public school preK-12 teachers, school administrators, and educational assistants who plan to continue their post-secondary education in 2018-19.

HEA employees, officers and directors, and their immediate family members and individuals living in the same household of such employee, officer or director are not eligible to apply.

HEA High School Scholarship
Applications must be received by 12:00 Noon on Monday, April 2, 2018 via mail or e-mail.

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