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Education Cheat Sheet: Boardroom to Classroom

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Local kids are learning from local businesses with exciting partnerships and projects. Read more

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7 Education Terms to Know

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Could a flipped classroom help your child develop metacognition? If you're confused by current education terms we understand. Here is a handy explainer for seven phrases you may be hearing in school. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Finding the Right School Culture

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Start by taking a look at the four "C"s. Read more

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What to expect at the private-school fair led by the Hawai’i Association of Independent Schools. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: 3 Ways to Encourage Excellence

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How can you help your child succeed and thrive? Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: To Screen or Not to Screen

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How to tackle the challenge of limiting smartphone and tablet time at home. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Top Five

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Our most popular education guides for parents from Hawai‘i’s private schools. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Helping Your Child With Math

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Four ways you can support your child in math, even if you are afraid you won’t understand it. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Parenting Help in Minutes

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Don't have time to sift through thousands of parenting articles, blogs and videos? Here are nine great reads and TEDtalks you can finish in less than 30 minutes each. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Technology Learning

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Technology is rapidly changing the world and classrooms. How can we help our kids prepare for the ever-evolving education and work environment without letting technology disrupt their lives? Read more

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Community service does more than just teach kids how to give back. Here are a few ways you can help your child become a change maker. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Passion-Based Learning

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What is your child passionate about? By basing learning around a keiki's natural interests, educators say you can teach them to do be independent thinkers early in life. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Navigating the Program Maze

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What is Montessori, Waldorf and Reggio Emilia? An expert helps us understand the similarities and differences in these educational methods for kids. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Preparing for College,  Beyond the SATs

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Colleges are looking for much more than a textbook-style well-rounded resume. So what are admissions officers looking for beyond the test scores and grade point averages? Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Licensing 101

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Only about a third of the private schools in Hawai‘i are licensed. What does it matter and what does the license really mean? We break it down. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Battling Boredom

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Sometimes it's better to leave your kids with nothing to do. Here is a look at the benefits of boredom. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: The Importance of Play in Early Education

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Prep time is important. But new studies show it may be time to set aside more time for playing. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet: Individualized Learning

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Individualized learning isn't about creating specifically different plans for different students. Assets School leaders say it's all about options. Read more

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Education Cheat Sheet Workplace Learning

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Why high school students are being encouraged to go to work, so to speak, for their education. Read more

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Is less homework a good or bad thing? The answer is not as clear cut as you may think. Read more

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