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JVEF celebrates military-school partnership

JVEF celebrates military-school partnership

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Joint Venture Education Forum (JVEF) will hold its 13th annual meeting celebration 9-11 a.m., Aug. 28, at The Salvation Army-Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, with registration, displays, refreshments and entertainment from 8-9 a.m.

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First Day of School

First Day of School

| August 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first day of the school year for many Hawaii public schools begins today. U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s Directorate of Emergency Services offers reminders that during the school year extra safety precaution is recommended to protect keiki in and around school areas.

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Guidelines given for free and reduced-price school meals

Guidelines given for free and reduced-price school meals

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) is announcing its policy for free and reduced-price meals for children unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.

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National Guard offers at-risk teens 2nd chance to achieve

National Guard offers at-risk teens 2nd chance to achieve

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hawaii’s two Youth ChalleNGe Academies (YCAs), based here and in Hilo on the Big Island, are part of the larger National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program that leads, trains and mentors high school dropouts from all 50 states so that they may become productive citizens in America’s future.

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School directory guides parents of special needs kids

School directory guides parents of special needs kids

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

A permanent change of station move prompts its own challenges, but family members with special needs children face another complexity when looking for the right schools at their new home, a Defense Department official has said.

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: College orientation is an alien mind trick

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: College orientation is an alien mind trick

| July 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

My son was recently abducted by aliens.

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DOE has new kindergarten requirements

DOE has new kindergarten requirements

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

With public school slated to start in a month, Aug. 1, the Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) is reminding parents about its new kindergarten requirements.

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599th Trans. embraces SHARP goals

599th Trans. embraces SHARP goals

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Whether a job is state or federal, first you have to understand that policy guides everything, and that everything you do involves other agencies, whether state or federal,” Nowak said.

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Educator changes coming in school year 2014-15

Educator changes coming in school year 2014-15

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) is announcing several major changes to the Educator Effectiveness System (EES) to take effect in the upcoming school year.

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Army’s eCYBERMISSION advances Moanalua High School students

Army’s eCYBERMISSION advances Moanalua High School students

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team of ninth graders from the MeneMAC Learning Center at Moanalua High School will compete to be national winners of the 12th annual eCYBERMISSION competition in the Washington, D.C., area, June 16-20.

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