Category Archives: Inspirations

Ka Wai Ola Available Online

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs’ monthly newsletter is now available online: Ka Wai Ola o OHA Newspaper It’s a worthwhile read to get information to improve lives of Native Hawaiians, including funding opportunities.

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Free DVD Program from DOE’s Teleschool Division

Guidelines for free DVDs: School librarians are allotted 120 blank DVDs for program ordering; individual teachers get 70 per year. Every January 1 a new allotment of 70 or 120 DVDs are renewed. The list of programs can be viewed … 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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Free Workshop for High School & College Students

Improve your FOCUS? Increase your CONCENTRATION? Increase your RECALL? Increase and improve your long term MEMORY? Increase your ability to truly LISTEN rather than simply hear? Focus.Study Plan Wkshop Islandwide Flyer Focus.Study Plan Workshop PSA What’s not to like!? Register … Continue reading

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2017 Hawaii Association for Career & Technical Education

Through the efforts of Leeward Community College’s Assistant Professor for Business Warren Kawano and Dean of CTE Ron Umehiro, the Hawaii Association of Career & Technical Education (HI ACTE) is once again affiliated with the national body. What does this … Continue reading

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2017 Astronaut Onizuka Science Day

January 12, 2017 update: Astronaut Kjell Lindgren to keynote 17th annual Astronaut Onizuka Science Day lindgren-kn onizuka-day-poster-17 For further information and enrollment materials, contact: Future Flight Hawaii (808-934-7261 in Hilo), or email Go to this link to register: Onizuka Day … Continue reading

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21st Century Philosophy for Children

In this modern tumultuous society which we live, what a refreshing concept and tool kit that this group from UH Manoa is advocating: “[A]n instructional practice that prepares students for active and meaningful engagement in civic life”? “[F]ostering student-citizens who … Continue reading

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