Category Archives: Opportunities

2017 Summer Kona Earth Enrichment Program

This week-long summer program is a “nature immersion camp’ sponsored by the Edible World Institute with the intended purpose of giving “the next generation an immersive experience to learn to love and care for nature and our future.” KEEP Scholarshipfor … Continue reading

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2017 YMCA College Camp

This College Camp is a leadership and college access experience for current Hawaii high school sophmores (Class of 2019) from Title I high schools, and all West Hawaii high schools are Title I. The program supports, motivates, and encourages students … Continue reading

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Second Annual West Hawai‘i Walk for Peace Saturday

In collaboration with CEEDs of Peace,the Kona community (West Hawai‘i Community Health Center (WHCHC), DOE West Hawai‘i Complex, Hawai‘i Affordable Properties Inc., Teach For America-Hawai‘i, and West Hawai‘i Community and families) you and your community are invited “to walk for … Continue reading

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2017 Pele Awards

The annual advertising competition recognizes the best advertising and design work created in Hawaii. For the first time, it is open to high school (public, private, chartered, home-schooled) students. 2017-pele-awards-flyer All work entered must have been conceived and created within … Continue reading

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Distance-Based Veterinary Assisting Program, Fall 2017

Hawai`i Community College is offering the above program at their new Palamanui campus in Kona. Come to the Community Informational Meeting (scheduled for Tuesday evening, February 7, 2017, at 5:30 to 6:30 PM; Room A-101) to get more information and … 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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Classroom Resources from Hawaii Junior Achievement

The Hawaii Junior Achievement (JA) organization has great resources, and sometimes speakers, that are useful in the classroom and valuable for students in middle and high schools. JA Hawaii can “help arrange for business people and local community leaders to visit … Continue reading

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