CALL FOR APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATIONS TO SERVE ON THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION
The Board of Education ("Board") is seeking qualified candidates to serve as a member on the State Public Charter School Commission ("Commission"). The Commission is a statewide charter school authorizer whose mission is to authorize high-quality charter schools throughout Hawaii, pursuant to Chapter 302D, Hawaii Revised Statutes. Interested persons should complete and submit this application form with the appropriate attached documents. Organizations or individuals may also use the application form to nominate individuals and submit applications on their behalf, provided that the individual certifies that he or she authorized the submission. The application, a letter of interest or nomination letter, and a resume must be submitted in one email to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 21, 2018.
At its July 19, 2018 meeting, the Board will determine the final nominees for appointment. All final nominees will be notified by July 23, and if they agree to the nomination, their names will be placed on the Board's August 2 public meeting agenda. At its August 2 meeting, the Board will make its appointment decision. Candidates should plan to begin serving on the Commission as of the date of appointment, August 2, 2018. (May 21, 2018)
BOARD CONDUCTS SUPERINTENDENT'S FIRST EVALUATION
At its May 3, 2018 General Business Meeting, the Board conducted its first End-of-Year Summative Assessment of Superintendent Kishimoto pursuant to the Board's new superintendent evaluation process. The Board gave Superintendent Kishimoto an overall rating of "highly effective/effective" for the ten-month period covered by the assessment. Click here to view the Board's End-of-Year Summative Assessment of the Superintendent. The evaluation also includes a report on the stakeholder feedback collected and a summary of Superintendent's leadership development and action plans. For more information on the evaluation process, click here. (May 10, 2018)
GOOGLE MEETING CALENDAR
The Board is offering a new service where the public can access information regarding Board of Education meetings via Google calendar. Users calendars will automatically update with committee meetings and agendas when they are posted. To access instructions on how to add Board Meetings to your Google calendar, please follow these instructions. These instructions are also available at the top of the agenda page. (September 13, 2017)