Tag: education

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Childhood dreams translate to big city reality

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Childhood dreams translate to big city reality

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ten years later, we’re on our way to The Big Apple to follow Anna’s dream.

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2015-16 kindergarten registration underway

2015-16 kindergarten registration underway

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning SY 2015-16, kindergarten is now mandatory in the state of Hawaii, unlike previous years where it was voluntary.

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Online academy touted as resource

Online academy touted as resource

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 10 million learners that are signed up for the website are able to track their progress to identify their weaknesses. The website offers everything from practice exercises, to videos, to a learning dashboard that covers areas like science, math, history, art history and economics.

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Home-schoolers share fitness fun

Home-schoolers share fitness fun

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Regardless of why a student is being home-schooled, many parents fear that their children will be lacking social interaction if they are pulled out of school, but that’s where the Child, Youth & School (CYS) Services, Sports & Fitness Program, saves the day.

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Mililani JROTC Cyber Patriots earn national placing

Mililani JROTC Cyber Patriots earn national placing

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

A team of high school Army Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) cadets from Mililani High School recently concluded an exceptional round of competition in the seventh season of Cyber Patriot – the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.

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Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Electric Ed” Carbonell worked the young crowd with ease, Wednesday, here, at the library, as eager hands and arms flew skyward when a request was made for volunteer help.

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Two online resources help Hawaii students advance

Two online resources help Hawaii students advance

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” — Malcolm X

Parents want what is best for their children and a good education ranks as a top priority.

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Parents informed of higher learning expectations for public school students

Parents informed of higher learning expectations for public school students

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Department of Education State of Hawaii HONOLULU — Public schools across the state welcomed back students after a three-week winter break, this week. Students received a letter to take home to their parents as a reminder of the upcoming spring assessments for English language arts and math. The new assessments, known as Smarter Balanced, are […]

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AER now accepting scholarship applications

AER now accepting scholarship applications

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — Army Emergency Relief began accepting applications for next year’s scholarships, and the application period will remain open through May 1.

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18th MEDCOM (DS) shares nursing experiences with Radford H.S.

18th MEDCOM (DS) shares nursing experiences with Radford H.S.

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Radford High School and 18th MEDCOM (DS) have a standing relationship through the Army School Partnership Program where the unit has the opportunity to give back to the community by providing medical field experts the ability to interact with the students through classroom style teaching.

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