He'e Coalition

Education Policy Notes

  • HE’E Planning Meeting 4/8/2014   HE’E Policy Meeting April 8, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9:00 -11:00 am Agenda   Attendees: Ethan Allen, Susan Emley, Ethan Allan, Christina Simmons, Lauren Bear, Kelly Miyamura, Cheri Nakamura   9:15-10:15 Policy Discussion Group reviewed remaining legislative bills Please see list of bills  at the following link: HE’E Legislative Update April 3, 2014.          
  • HE’E Planning Meeting 03/11/2014   HE’E Policy Meeting March 11, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9:00 -11:00 am Agenda   Attendees: Jim Shon, Susan Emley, Ethan Allan, Kathy Bryant, Mary Weir, and Christina Simmons   9:15-10:15 Policy Discussion Group reviewed Early Learning and Instructional Hour Bills   HE’E Legislative Update March 10, 2014     Guest Speaker Ideas Ola Screening—Group wants to pursue          
  • HE’E Planning Meeting 02/11/2014   HE’E Policy Meeting February 11, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9:00 -11:00 am Agenda 9:15-10:15 Policy Discussion   Mary Weir, Wendy Nakasone, Kelly Miyamura, Sue Emley, Kathy Bryant, Cheri Nakamura   Legislative Priorities Early Education Mandatory K Public School Facilities Family Child Interactive Comprehensive Early Ed System Instructional Hour Air Conditioning Superintendent’s Salary After School   Communications Gifts, Charitable Contributions   Prospective Grant Chun Fun 5     10:15- HE‘E Projects   School Report Card-David Moyer PPS Middle School JVEF Common Core FS Partnership ...
  • Planning/Policy Meeting 01/08/2014   HE’E Policy Meeting January 8, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-6:00pm Agenda Attendees:  Meg McCormick (Learning 1st), Mike Wooten (Learning 1st), Susan Emley (PPS), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Jacce Mikulanec  (GBA), PJ Foehr, Kathy Bryant (HE‘E), Cheri Nakamura (HE‘E)   4:15-5:00 Policy Discussion Legislative Priorities Cheri shared with members prospective bills discussed in a meeting with Education Chairs, Senator Jill ...
  • Planning/Policy Meeting 12/11/2013 HE’E Policy Meeting December 11, 2013 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-500pm Agenda Attendees:  Mike Wooten (Learning 1st), Meg McCormick (Learning 1st), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Mary Weir (FACE), Kathy Bryant (HE‘E), Sue Emley (PPS), Lauren Baer (TLC), Paula Adams (Kaho’omiki)   4:00 Welcome   4:00-4:15 Sharing Common Core Meeting in Chicago   Cheri shared her experience about Common Core meeting in Chicago ...
  • Planning/Policy Meeting 11/13/2013   HE’E Planning Meeting November 13, 2013 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-6:00pm Agenda Attendees: Marlene Zeug (DOE), Susan Young (C4), Cynthia Okazaki (PACT), Herb Lee (PAF), Paula Adams (Kahoomiki), Mike Wooten (Learning 1st),  Bernadette Howard (UH CTE), Cary Miyashiro (HawaiiUSA),  Jenny Lee (Appleseed), Kathy Bryant (HE“E), Cheri Nakamura (HE‘E), Jennifer Dang (DOE), Sheila O’Keefe (Aloha Center), ...
  • Strive HI Performance System Support Letter Please see Strive HI Performance Support Letter (shortened version) for Letter to the Editor  here. Please see Strive HI Performance Support Letter (long version) for BOE and DOE here.
  • Planning Meeting Notes 3/12/13   HE’E Planning Meeting March 12, 2013 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-5:30pm Agenda Objective: To give an update to full Coalition on Legislative policy/initiatives. Update on member activities.  Meeting notes posted on http://heecoalition.org/resources/hee-meeting-notes/. Email archives on http://heecoalition.org/resources/hee-email-newsletter-archive   Attendees: Jacce Mikulanec (GBA), Dave Tom (US Navy), Melly Wilson (PREL), Calvin Endo (PTSA), Mary Weir (FACE), Kanoe Naone (INPEACE), ...
  • Planning Meeting Notes 2/12/2013     HE’E Planning Meeting February 12, 2013 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9:00-11:00 am   Agenda Objective: To give an update to full Coalition on Legislative policy/initiatives. Update on member activities.  Attendees: Craig Crisler (Hyperspective Studios), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Margaret Higa (HIDA), Jenny Lee (HI Appleseed Center), Kim Kepner-Sybounmy (Innovative Education), PJ Foehr (Foehrward Thnking Consulting) Melly Wilson ...
  • Special Meeting 12/18/2012   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 ...
  • Social Justice Meeting 11/20/2012 HE’E Social Justice Meeting November 20, 2012 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9:00-1030 am   Agenda Objective: To finalize recommendations to full Coalition on safe school policy/initiatives   Points to cover during meeting Recap meeting with HIDOE on Nov 5 and conference call with USDOE on Nov 12 Review data HE‘E compilation of data from DoSomething org Other data Review bullying bill from Bullying ...
  • Policy/Social Justice Meeting 10/17/2012   HE’E Policy/Social Justice Committee Meeting October 17, 2012 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 9-11am   Agenda   Attendees:  Zach Dilonno (Appleseed/PPS), Jenny Lee (Appleseed), Victor Geminani (Appleseed), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Mary Weir (FACE), Clif Tanabe (UH College of Education), Christina Simmons (PACT), Kay Fukuda (UH/Waianae Place-Based Alliance), Kimberly Kepner-Sybounmy, Jacce Mikulanec (GBA), Deborah Zysman (GBA), Calvin Endo (Hawaii ...
  • Planning/Policy Meeting 10/09/12  HE’E Meeting with Policy Makers Guest Speakers: Senator Jill Tokuda, Representative Roy Takumi, Senior Analyst Kate Stanley, Executive Office of Early Learning Director Terry Lock   October 9, 2012 10am-12pm   The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301     Attendees: Zach Dilonno (PPS), Sue Emley (PPS), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Thomas Hutton, Cherilyn Inouye (Kanu Hawaii), Jacob Karasik (TFA), Tamsin Keone ...
  • Planning/Policy Meeting 9/11/12 HE’E Planning Meeting September 11, 2012 9-11am The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301   Attendees:  Mary Wier (FACE), Karen Ginoza (FACE), Jaccee Mikulanec (GBA) Deborah Zysman (GBA), Crystal Kua (GBA) Jennifer Ryan (DOH), Alex Teece (TFA), Kelly Miyamura (TFA), Jacob Karasik (TFA), Susan Emley, Jennifer Dang, Bill Reeves (TLC), Debbie Berger (TLC), Clif Tanabe (LGN), Craig ...
  • Policy/Planning Team Meeting 5/8/12 HE’E Policy/Planning Meeting May 8, 2012 Tuesday, 1:00-3:00 pm The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301       Attendees: Cynthia Okazaki (PACT) Dave Tom (GBA) Clif Tanabe (LNG) Mary Weir (FACE) Karen Ginoza (FACE) Jessica Wong-Sumida (Autism Society of Hawaii) Chris Jackson (HeadStart) Ann Davis (HEM)  Melanie Bailey Matt Lorin (TLC) Kathy Bryant (HE‘E) Cheri Nakamura (HE‘E)   1:00-1:45:              Review of 2012 legislative session and next steps for BOE and legislature SCR79 ...
  • Policy Meeting Notes: 3/5/12 Policy Team Meeting March 5, 2012 4-5pm TLC Office   Attendees: Jenn Dang, Dave Tom, Patrick Zukemura, Kathy Bryant, Cheri Nakamura   Objective: Review all D1s and D2s for House Bills and Senate Bills Bills Early Learning SB2545 SD2/ HB1683 HD1 Senate Bill is more robust than House Bill, adding Office of Early Learning; House Bill only asks for elimination of Junior ...
  • Policy Meeting Notes: 01/24/12   HE‘E Policy Meeting January 24, 4:00-6:00pm The Learning Coalition Office 841 Bishop Street, Ste 301     Attendees:   Patrick Zukemura (FACE) Cherilyn Inouye (AVID) Melly Wilson (PREL) Susan Sato (State Student Council) PJ Foehr Melanie Bailey Pamela Young Dave Tom Ku‘ulani Keohokaole (KS) 10.  Cheri Nakamura (HE‘E) 11.  Kathy Bryant (HE‘E) On January 10, Senator Tokuda and Kate Stanley reviewed the issues coming up in the legislative session. Policy Group discussed which issues ...
  • HE‘E Comments to Department of Education Attached are the following documents. 1. HEE Summary SQS Review 20110831 (111kb) 2. Project Appleseed Survey (53kb) 3. SQS Items Red Line The HEE Summary SQS Review incorporates our overall comments about the survey, including input on the individual items. We have also included for your reference The Project Appleseed Survey and a link to the Johns Hopkins Parent ...
  • Policy and School Leadership Meeting Notes: 08/30/11 HE‘E Policy and School Leadership Meeting August 30, 2011 5-6pm The Learning Coalition   Attendees: Dave Tom, Jean Silvernail, Pamela Young, Takashi Ono, Zach Dilonno, Matt Lorin, Debbie Berger, Melanie Bailey, Mary Weir, Jennifer Dang, Gordon Miyamoto   Policy and School Leadership Meeting Agenda   1. BOE Update Board sees HE‘E as conduit to community Strategic Plan-outreach to community-Part of P-20 Focus Strand 1 Education Equity ...
  • Policy Team Meeting Notes: 07/07/11 Policy Team Meeting Notes from meeting on 07/07/11 at The Learning Coalition Office. Along with the policy vetting process which is listed below, here is a link to the Staff Summary Sheet which also defines criteria by which policy team will evaluate.   HE‘E Education Policy Workgroup Agenda July 7, 2011 5:30-6:30pm The Learning Coalition   Attendees Dave Tom (GBA) Pamela Young Zach Dilonno (PPA) Mary Weir ...
  • HE‘E Testimony to BOE Student Achievement Committee: 06/21/11 HE‘E Testimony to BOE Student Achievement Committee   HE‘E Coalition 4348 Waialae Ave., Suite 322 Honolulu, HI 96816HI 96816 Tel: 808-926-1530 Fax: 808-926-1533 www.HEECoalition.org   Board of Education Student Achievement Committee June 21, 2011   Agenda Item: IV. DISCUSSION/RECOMMENDATION FOR BOARD ACTION ON THE BOE STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COMMITTEE CHARTER V. DISCUSSION/RECOMMENDATION FOR BOARD ACTION ON THE BOE STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT STANDARDS OF ENGAGEMENT Dear Cheryl Ka‘uhane Lupenui, Committee Chair, ...
  • Policy Team Notes: 06/08/11 Policy Team Notes Posted in HE‘E Meeting Notes and Education Policy Notes HE`E Education Policy Workgroup Agenda June 8, 2011 5:30-6:30pm Ward Starbucks Attendees: Zach Dilonno (PPS) Clif Tanabe (LNG) Mary Weir (FACE) Melanie Bailey Rylan Yee (C4) Pamela Young Jennifer Dang (NPAC) Dave Tom (GBA) Nicole Velasco Kathy Bryant (HEE) Cheri Nakamura (HEE)   I. Welcome 5:30-5:35   II. Introductions 5:35-5:45   III. Review Mission of HE`E Policy Working Group 5:45-5:50   HEE Education Policy Working Group Focus Influence public policy that affects education. Strategy ...