Category Archives: agriculture

2018 Hawaiian Culture-Based Education (HCBE) STEAM PD Course

This new course is offered by Kamehameha schools, in collaboration with DOE, for West Hawai‘i DOE K-12 teachers. Up to six (6) PD credits are available. Course dates: August through December 2018 (exact dates TBD) Fee: FREE, first-come-first-served Register on … Continue reading

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2018 Summer AgDiscovery Program

This program is for students ages 14-17 who are interested in the agricultural sciences. If selected, students have an amazing experience ahead of them (e.g., staying at the UH Mānoa Campus and the chance to explore agriculture through hands-on activities … Continue reading

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2018 Hawai`i Island Youth Ranger Program

The Hawaii Island Youth Ranger Internship Program returns for the summer of 2018! This is a great opportunity for our youth to have hands-on experience in the five national parks on Hawaii Island. The program begins with eight two-hour training … Continue reading

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Good Reads…

Found several articles that may be of interest to CTE folks: Culinary Arts teachers and students: Food, Not Music Culinary Institute of the Pacific Elderly Eaters Natural Resources: Vertical Farming Post secondary options: More Students College-Bound

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2017 Summer Kū ‘Āina Pā School Garden Teacher Training Program

This is a garden-based learning program for Hawai‘i schools. This program supports schools in creating and sustaining a garden-based ecoliteracy program by strengthening teachers’ teaching/learning practices by connecting them to a strong community of like-minded colleagues. School Garden Teacher Training … Continue reading

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2017 APHIS AgDiscovery Program

Back for the 7th year, this program has extended its application deadline to March 10, 2017. Program dates: July 9-22, 2017. Check out their website: 2017 AgDiscovery Please note: “Students who are selected for the 2017 AgDiscovery summer program will pay … Continue reading

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Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in School Learning Gardens Workshop

This is an “experiential workshop [that] will use garden-based science lessons and activities to explain NGSS science and engineering practices, crosscutting concepts, and disciplinary core ideas.” Two PDE3 credits available. NGSS_in_garden_flyer_v3lk

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