He'e Coalition

Special Meeting 12/18/2012

January 11, 2013 | Filed Under: Education Policy Notes, HE‘E Meeting Notes, Planning Team Notes


HE’E’s Special Meeting

21st Century Schools and Middle School Attendance

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at The Learning Coalition  

Attendees: Janelle Oishi (Alliance for Healthier Generation), Takashi Ohno (State House Representative), Mary Weir (FACE), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Victor Geminiani (Hawaii Appleseed Center), Jennifer Dang (HCNP), Kimberly Kepner (Innovation Education Consultancy), Cherilyn Inouye (Kanu Hawaii), Daniel Lin (PREL), Susan Emley (Parents for Public School), Zach Dilonno (Parents for Public School), Tom Hutton (Patterson, Buchanan, Fobes and Leitch), Susan Rocco (SPIN), Liane Akana (DOE), Laura Cobert (Voyager), Mary Beth Barr (Voyager), Diane Tanbagay (YMCA), Annie Peterson (Kuhio Park Terrace), Alan Oshima (HIPA), Bill Kaneko (HIPA) Nonie Toledo (HIPA), Kathy Bryant (HIPA), Ray L’Heureux (DOE), Stephen Bingler (Concordia), Bobbie Hill (Concordia), Deborah Spencer-Chun (Adult Friends for Youth), David Hipp (DHS), Cheri Nakamura (HE’E)


9:00-10:00: Hawaii Institute for Public Affairs (HIPA)’s Alan Oshima and Bill Kaneko and DOE’s Assistant Superintendent of Facilities and Support Services Ray L’Heureux on 21st Century Schools


See link to Project Paper

10:00-11:00:  Deborah Spencer Chun, President and CEO of Adult Friends for Youth, and David Hipp, Executive Director of Office of Youth Services, Department of Human Services, on Middle School Absenteeism


See link to Charter and Action Plan for Project