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Hawaii Department of Education

Want To Send Your Kids To Charter School? Better Pack Their Lunch

Civil Beat | Alia Wong | Posted 11.08.2013 | Education

If Earl’s Snack Shop hadn’t stepped in at the 11th hour, Kanu o ka Aina Public Charter School on the Big Island might not have been able to feed i...

Love Hawaii schools? Open the Department of Education's Books

Tim Lussier | Posted 11.11.2013 | Hawaii
Tim Lussier

More open, accountable government is needed in Hawaii, especially in the age of the internet, so that we the people can know where our $2.5 billion of taxpayer dollars are being spent. Hawaii is governed by leaders that like to spend a lot of the taxpayers' dollars. Many of my progressive friends have lofty goals for society written by the tax bill of someone richer than them. In liberal Hawaii, I think those cheerleaders for government programs should demand solid accountability.