He'e Coalition

General Group Meeting Notes

  • HE’E Planning Meeting 1/17/2015   HE’E Planning Meeting January 14, 2015 4:00-6:00pm Japanese Cultural Center Manoa Grand Ballroom Agenda       Attendees: Bernadette Howard (CTE), Todd Simmons (Equality Hawaii) Bill Reeves (TLC) Paula Adams (Kaho’omiki) Tara Kelly (DLR Group) Scott Fuji (PHOCUSED) Donalyn Dela Cruz (DOE) Susan Rocco (SPIN) Kelly Miyamura (Hope Street Group) Ian Simoy (Hope Street Group) Christine Strobel (DOE) Kathy Bryant (HE’E) Amy Kunz (DOE) Malia Espinda (DOE) Kim Crutchfield (Military One Source) Jon Shindo (PHOCUSED) PJ Foehr Stephanie Shipton (DOE) Laurie Field ...
  • HE’E Planning/Special Meeting, 9/9/2014 Mahalo to Randall Roth, Joan Husted and Marsha Alegre for presenting about the Hawaii Education Institute, an exciting new organization. HE’E members engaged in spirited dialogue and look forward to the Institute’s progress.  Three documents were presented at the meeting which are listed. Introduction to Hawaii Education Institute and Board Members Edmonton Journal: The ABCs of a school revolution Public Education in Hawaii: ...
  • HE’E Special Meeting: Youth Risk Behavior Survey 7/16/2014 Special Meeting: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 4:00-5:00pm at Topa Financial Center, Bishop Street Tower,  700 Bishop Street, Suite 1701.    Attendees:  Mike Wooten (Learning 1st), Kelly Owens (Learning 1st), Jon Shindo (PHOCUSED), Scott Fuji (PHOCUSED), Debbie Spencer-Chun (Adult Friends for Youth), Christine Hanakawa (PACT), Gordon Miyamoto (DOE), Lauren Baer (TLC), Lisa Talaro (TLC), Jennifer Ryan (DOH), Jennifer Dang ...
  • Special Meeting with Dave Moyer 03/12/2014   HE’E Policy Meeting March 12, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-5:30 pm Agenda Attendees: 1          John    Donlin  Kamehameha Schools 2          Ernestine         Enomoto          Parents for Public Schols Hawaii 3          Christina          Simmons          Parents and Children Together 4          Carl      Ackerman        The Clarence T.C. Ching Pueo Program 5          Gordon            Miyamoto         DOE Familly Suppport 6          Meghan           McCormick       Wheeler Elementary/Learning 1st 7          Bernadette      Howard           CTE University of ...
  • HE’E Quarterly Meeting 02/05/2014   HE’E Special Meeting February 5, 2014 The Learning Coalition Office, 841 Bishop St. Suite 301 4:00-5:30 pm Agenda       4:00-4:15 Welcome   4:15-5:00: HE’E is delighted to have Tom Hutton, Executive Director of the Hawaii State Public Charter School Commission, as guest speaker.  Tom will give us an overview and update on the status of Charter Schools in Hawaii.   5:00-5:30: Announcements and Short Legislative Update      
  • HE’E Quarterly Meeting 10/21/2013 HE’E Quarterly Meeting October 21, 2013 Japanese Cultural Center 2454 South Beretania Street  4:00-6:00pm   Agenda Attendees:   Drew Astolfi (FACE), Melly Wilson (PREL), Vanessa Ott, Susan Rocco (SPIN/SEAC), Corey Rosenlee (Work to the Rules), Michael Wooten (Learning First), Steven Vannetta (Children’s Community Council), Melanie Bailey, Cary Miyashira (Hawaii USA Federal Credit Union), Christina Simmons (PACT), Tom Smith (Children’s Community Council), ...
  • HE’E Quarterly Meeting 06/05/2013     HE’E Quarterly Meeting June 5, 2013 Japanese Cultural Center 2454 South Beretania Street  4:00-6:00pm   Agenda   Attendees:  Kalei Inn, Mark Ellis (KSBE), Judy Layfield (KSBE), Shawn Kanaiaupuni (KSBE), John Doulin (KSBE), Steven Vanatta (DOE Children’s Community Council), Margaret Higa (Dyslexia Hawaii), Mike Wooten (Learning 1st), Jenny Lee (Hawaii Appleseed Center), Lauren Baer (TLC), Chris Jackson (Head Start), Kanoe Naone (INPEACE), Nolan ...
  • HE’E Quarterly Meeting 4/3/2013 HE’E Quarterly Meeting April 3, 2013 Japanese Cultural Center 2454 South Beretania Street  4:30-6:30pm   Agenda Attendees: Kathy Bryant (HE’E), Corey Rosenlee (Campbell High), Kimberly Kepner-Sybounmy (Innovative Consulting), Bernadette Howard (CTE State Director), Skyla Seltzer (Hawaii P-20), Christina Simmons (PACT), Jennifer Dang (Hawaii DOE), David Tome (US Navey) Sue Emley (PPS), Kelly Miyamura (TFA), Presley Pang (DOE), Nick Nichols (DOE), Deb Zysman ...
  • HE’E Quarterly Meeting 11/07/2012 HE’E Quarterly Meeting November 7, 2012 Japanese Cultural Center 2454 South Beretania Street  4-6pm   Agenda 4:00-4:10 Welcome and introductions. The purpose of this meeting is for HE‘E members to give a brief update on their organization’s activities and to network with each other, exploring collaborative opportunities.   4:10-4:20 Cheri Nakamura-update on HE‘E’s activities, questionnaire.   4:20-4:50 Good Beginnings Alliance Hawaii Appleseed Center for Law and Economic ...
  • Growth Model Presentation and Discussion 7/19/12 Ala Moana Hotel July 19, 2012 1-4pm   Growth Model Presentation Guest Speaker Richard Wenning, President and CEO and Co-Founder, SchoolView Foundation Redesigned Accountability Discussion Stephanie Shipton Department of Education Office of Strategic Reform   Attendees: 1. Kalei Kailihiwa (KSBE) 2. Lauren Baer (TLC) 3. Kaleimakamae Kaauwai (HCSN) 4. Lynn Finnegan (HCSN) 5. Jennifer Yan (DOH) 6. David Morse (IEEE) 7. Christina Simmons (PACT) 8. Janelle Oishi (Healthier Generation) 9. Jean Osumi ...
  • Lunch with Stephen Schatz 6/6/12 HE’E Lunch with Stephen Schatz June 6 2012 Japanese Cultural Center Ewa Ballroom 11:00-1:00 Attendees: 1. Mary Wier Faith Action for Community Equity (FACE) 2. Melanie Bailey Hawaii Education Matters (HEM) 3. Gordon Miyamoto DOE 4. Christine Simmons Parents and Children Together (PACT) 5. Jennifer Dang Office of Hawaii Child Nutrition Programs (OHCNP) 6. Craig Chong Fresh Leadership 7. Cynthia Okazaki PACT 8. Jacob Karasik TFA 9. Ed ...
  • Large Group Meeting Notes 5/2/12 Japanese Cultural Center May 2, 2012 4:00 -6:00pm Large Group Meeting   Attendees: Susan Rocco (SPIN/SEAC) Ivalee Sinclair (SEAC/CCCO) Debbie Berger (TLC) Bill Reeves (TLC) Steven Vannatta (DOE/CCCO) Jennifer Dang (DOE/OHCNP) Danicia Honda (HSSC) Rachel Tanoue (HSSC) Christina Simmons (PACT) Craig Chong (Fresh Leadership) Pamela Young Calvin Endo (PTSA) Susan Endo (PTSA) Clif Tanabe (LNG) Renie Lindley (Hawaii Peace and Justice) Jacob Karasik (TFA) Zach Dilonno (PPS) Carl Ackerman (Pueo) Jessica Wong-Sumida (Autism Society of Hawaii) Mason Chock (Kupu A‘e) Daniel ...
  • Large Group Meeting Notes: 1/26/12 Ala Moana Hotel January 26 2011 4:00-6:00pm   YMCA, Hawaii 3Rs, HE‘E Strategic Plan   Attendees: Amy Callahan Rachel Tanoue (Hawaii State Student Council) Susan Sato (Hawaii State Student Council) PJ Foehr Mark McDonald (Kikutext) Max Sack (Kikutext) Calvin Endo (Hawaii State PTSA) Peggy Leone (PACOM) Casey Agena (Punahou School) 10. Gail Mukaihata Hanneman (GSH) 11. Takashi Ohno 12. Jean Grice (DODEA) 13. Ryan Shigetani (Hawaii 3Rs) 14. Jessica Wong-Sumida (Autism Society of Hawaii) 15. Diane Tanbangay ...
  • HE‘E Meeting with Bill Potapchuk 10/31/11 HE‘E Meeting with Bill Potapchuk of the Community Building Institute With support of Kamehameha Schools October 31, 2011 2:00-3:30 pm   Dave Tom (GBA) Mason Chock (Kupa ‘Ae) Cynthia Okazaki (PACT) Christina Simmons (PACT) Jennifer Dang (Coalition 5210) Cheryl Lupenui (BOE) Jennie Yee Matt Lorin (TLC) Ku‘ulani Keohokalole (KS) 10. Chris Jackson (Fresh Start) 11. Karen Ginoza (FACE) 12. Casey Agena (Punahou Summer School) 13. Gordon Miyamoto (DOE) 14. Shawn Kanai‘aupuni (KS) 15. ...
  • Large Group Meeting Notes: 09/21/11 HE‘E Large Group Meeting September 21, 2011 YWCA Fuller Hall     Attendees:   1. Pamela Young 2. Stacy Nishina (HSTA) 3. Al Nagasako (HSTA) 4. PJ Foehr 5. Gordon Miyamoto (DOE) 6. Wendy Kekahio (McREL) 7. Nolan Malone (McREL) 8. Sherri Okinaga (Academy 21) 9.  Takashi Ohno 10. Jennifer Dang (Hawaii 5210) 11. Rockwell Fukino (HALOS) 12. Cynthia Okazaki (PACT) 13. Jean Silvernail (USPACOM) 14. Caroline Hayashi (PPS/GSH) 15. Gail Hanneman (GSH) 16. Mary Weir (FACE) 17. ...
  • Pat Brown: Strive Presentation 07/15/11 Presentation by Pat Brown of Strive at July 15, 2011 HE‘E Meeting. Link to file (2.2 mb)
  • HE‘E Meeting Pat Brown of Strive 08/15/11 HE‘E Meeting with Pat Brown of Strive July 15, 2011 1:00-3:00pm YWCA Fuller Hall   Attendees Karen Ginoza (FACE) Wendy Kekahio (McREL) Gordon Miyamoto (DOE) Patria Weston Lee (Consuelo Foundation) Maria Monsell (Hawaii P-20) Lesli Yogi (Hawaii P-20) Nick Nichols (DOE Facilities) Mary Weir (FACE) Rosanna Fukuda (DOE) Malia Taum-Deenik (Zero to Three) Shawn Kana’iaupuni (Kamehameha Schools) Dennis Tynan (DOE) Caroline Hayashi (PPS) David Tom (GBA) Melissa Pavilicek (HPPA) Jamie Moody (GBA) Karen Lee (Hawaii P-20) Takashi Ohno ...
  • Steven Bingler Hawaii Nexus Presentation 06/14/11 Presentation by Concordia at June 14, 2011 HE‘E meeting. Hawaii Nexus Link to pdf file (5mb)
  • Steven Bingler Meeting Q&A 06/14/11 Questions submitted by meeting participants and answered by Concordia. 1. Given recently reported budget cuts affecting the state DOE, can you give us hints of how Juliet Page obtained large multi-year grants for New Orleans?   AS JULIET IS KNOWN FOR SAYING, YOU HAVE SOMETHING TO TAKE TO FOUNDATIONS WHEN YOU HAVE A GOOD PROJECT.  FOUNDATIONS DID LOSE RESOURCES IN THE MARKET ...
  • HE‘E Meeting with Concordia: 06/14/11 Guest Speakers Steven Bingler, Bobbie Hill and Juliet Page for a discussion on community engagement and Schools of the 21st century     YWCA Fuller Hall June 14, 2011 9:00am to 11:00am   Community Engagement and Schools of the 21st Century   Guest Speaker: Steven Bingler of Concordia     Attendees:   1 Sheila Cyboron Castle Complex Community Council (C4) 2 Phyllis Ida (C4) 3 Gina Eustaquio (C4) 4 Alexis Kane (C4) 5 Angela Meixell (C4) 6 Nick Aiello (C4) 7 Wendy Kekahio McRel 8 Stacy Nishina HSTA 9 Sherri Okinaga Academy 21 10 Karen Aka Academy 21 11 Rep ...
  • Large Group Meeting Notes: 05/18/11 Overview: Discussed HE‘E’s participation in 2011 legislative session, heard about Castle Complex Community Council (C4), possible collaboration on community meeting and family engagement policy, introduced HE‘E’s new website. HE‘E Meeting May 18 9-11am Japanese Cultural Center Attendees 1. Rylan Yee (Castle SCC/Parent) 2. Cherise Imai (DOE/JVEF) 3. Christina Simmons (PACT) 4. Gordon Miyamoto (DOE) 5. Dave Tom (GBA) 6. Pamela Young 7. Ormand Hammond (PREL) 8. Caroline Hayashi (PPS) 9. Zach  Dolinno (PPS) 10. Senator Jill ...