He'e Coalition

Important News

  1. HE`E Planning Meeting, 2/10/2020

    February 25, 2020

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 9:00-11:00am, Impact Hub, 1050 Queen Street, Honolulu 96814

    Please join us for the next HE`E Planning Meeting on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 9:00-11:00am at Impact Hub. We will be discussion the progress of the 2020 legislative session.

  2. HE`E Planning Meeting, 1/13/2020

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Monday, January 13, 2020, 9;00-10:30am Hawaii State Capitol

    Please join us for the next HE`E Planning Meeting on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Hawaii State Capitol Room 423 from 9:00-10:30am.  We will be discussing Coalition priorities for the upcoming Legislative Session.

  3. HE`E Planning Meeting, 11/12/2019

    November 30, 2019

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Impact Hub, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814
    HE`E is pleased to have Raymond Fujino, HIDOE administrator for the Extracurricular Team at the Office of Curriculum and Instructional Design, present about amending Hawaii Administrative Rules (HAR) Chapter 12 Compulsory Attendance Exceptions, as it relates to homeschooling. For your reference, please see link to HAR Chapter 12 here. Please join us for this informative conversation!

  4. HE`E Special Meeting

    HIDOE Promise Plan 2030 Phase 3 Key Stakeholder Discussion Session, Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, Impact Hub, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814
    HE`E has been invited by HIDOE to provide input on the Phase 3 (Feedback on Benchmarks & Metrics) portion of their 2030 Promise Plan development project. During Phase 3, HIDOE would like to get our ideas and suggestions on how “we assess performance and how we measure success” over the coming years. We realize that that the time frame is very short, but if you are available, please join us for this important discussion.  We will incorporate some of the ideas generated at the October 8, 2019 Planning Meetin on this topic. .

  5. HE`E Planning Meeting, 10/8/2019 9:00-11:00am

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Impact Hub, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814
    Please join us for a discussion about the HIDOE School Performance Results for the 2018-2019 School Year. At the October 3, 2019 Board of Education (BOE) General Business Meeting (GBA), a presentation of the results will be given, see link here, and tentatively, the DOE/BOE are in the process of scheduling a Data Retreat, in which explantation of the data will be provided, and also a session where community members may ask questions and communicate with HIDOE staff. The Planning Meeting will give us an opportunity for formulate our own questions around the results.

  6. HE`E Planning Meeting 9/10/2019 9:00-11:00am

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Impact Hub, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814
    HE’E is pleased to have Melvin Horikami of Optimum Business Solutions LLC do a presentation on an innovative way to look at school performance results and a view at analyzing school academic plans.

  7. HE`E Planning Meeting, August 13, 2019 9:00-11:00am

    September 7, 2019

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Impact Hub, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814
    We are pleased to have a presentation on AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) at our next HE`E Planning Meeting. AVID is a nonprofit that changes lives by helping schools shift to a more equitable, student-centered approach to teaching and learning. Nationwide, AVID trains 80,000 educators annually to close the opportunity gap, so we can prepare all students for college, careers, and life. In Hawaii AVID partners with 110 public schools and trains 500+ educators at our Hawaii summer training. AVID also provides complex area and site based professional learning opportunities.

    Annette Murray is the AVID Hawaii Program Manager and will be leading the presentation. She lives in Kaneohe with her husband and twins, who attend public school. She has worked in K-12.

    Parking is available at neighboring parking lots (Whole Foods and Ward Village Shops parking lots). In addition, Impact Hub HNL parking is located on Kawaiahao behind the main entrance on Queen Street. Parking is available M-F from 6am-8:30pm. After you park, walk toward Queen St., enter through the “Commercial Plaza” entrance, and take the elevator to the first floor. Validated parking will be provided.
    Please RSVP at cheri@heecoalition.org if you can make it! 

  8. HE`E Planning Meeting July 9, 2019, 9:00-11:00am

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Halau `Inana Collaborative Space,
    2438 S Beretania St, Honolulu, HI 96826 
    Please join us for our Planning Meeting on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at the Halau `Inana Collaborative Space, 2438 S Beretania St. HE`E is please to have Margaret Higa from the International Dyslexia Association Hawai`i Branch (HIDA) to give a presentation about the organization.

    HIDA also has an upcoming workshop featuring clinician, developmental cognitive neuroscientist and educator Joanna Christodoulou, EdD. Please see flyer here

    “The Reading Brain: Development, Difficulties and Intervention”
    Saturday August 10, 2019, 9 am-3 pm
    Workshop will be held at HawaiiUSA Credit Union (1226 College Walk near A’ala Park)
    More info/register:  https://hida0810.eventbrite.com
    Free Parking Options at Hālau ʻĪnana: There are six dedicated stalls to the front of the location that can fit up to 11 vehicles if cars are parked in tandem. Additional street parking is available near Teddy’s Bigger Burgers or across the street at Mōʻili’ili Park.
    Please RSVP to cheri@heecoalition.org if you can make it.

  9. HE`E Planning Meeting June 11, 2019 9:00-11:00am

    July 7, 2019

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 9:00-11:00am,  Parents and Children Together, 1485 Linapuni Street, Suite 105, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
    Please join us for our June Planning Meeting on Tuesday, June 11, at the office at HE`E Member Parents and Children Together (PACT), 1485 Linapuni Street, Suite 105, Honolulu, HI  96819.  Map to PACT at this link here. Parking is available. Mahalo to PACT for hosting our meeting!

    On May 14th, HE`E members were able to meet with HIDOE’s State Superintendent, Dr. Christina Kishimoto and her team, discussing the Department’s next 10-year Strategic Plan. We want to thank the Superintendent and her team for allowing us the opportunity to provide feedback on the plan. We will recap the May 14 meeting the HE`E Planning Meeting. Please RSVP to cheri@heecoalition.org if you can make it.

  10. HE`E Planning Meeting, May 14, 2019 10:00am-12:00pm

    HE`E News

    HE`E Planning Meeting, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 10:00am-12:00pm, 

    Halau `Inana Collaborative Learning Space,

     2438 S Beretania St, Honolulu, HI 96826 

    We have confirmed a meeting with HIDOE’s Superintendent Dr. Christina Kishimoto

    to hear her presentation of the development of Equity, Excellence & Innovation: a 10-Year HIDOE Action Plan. Thank you for those who registered; registration is now closed as we are at capacity.