NOTICE OF PUBLIC FORUM ON APPLICATIONS FOR CHARTERING AUTHORITY
Pursuant to the Board of Education's ("Board") Application for Chartering Authority to Become a New Charter School Authorizer, a team of evaluators ("Evaluation Team") is holding a public forum on behalf of the Board to afford members of the public an opportunity to provide comments on the application for chartering authority from Lei Ho'olaha, the only application received by the Board for its 2019 cycle. The Evaluation Team will consider public comments on Lei Ho'olaha's application as they relate to the approval criteria (see Exhibit 4 of the Board's Application for Chartering Authority). All public comments from the forum will be available to the Board for its consideration in decision-making at a later date. (October 9, 2019)
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATIONS TO SERVE ON THE STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL COMMISSION
The Board is seeking qualified candidates to serve as members of 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 November 20, 2019. See the Charter Schools page for more information. (October 3, 2019)
The Board offers temporary audio and video recordings of its most recent general business and committee meetings until meeting minutes are approved and available. Note that the video recording is of the presentation monitor, not the meeting itself. Click on any of the links below to stream that meeting's recording. If it is your first time streaming a recording, you will be prompted to download WebEx's Network Recording Player. If you are prompted for a password, enter "HawaiiBOE2019".
Unfortunately, streaming on smartphones and some other mobile devices is not available at this time. (September 7, 2018)
GOOGLE MEETING CALENDAR
The Board offers a 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)