Monday, June 27, 2022
By Tracy Orillo-Donovan for the UH - Konrad Ng, an assistant professor in UH Manoa’s Academy for Creative Media (ACM) and a scholar of Asian-American cinema and digital media, is serving as acting director of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program this summer. Ng was a scholar-in-residence at the Smithsonian...
Last Thursday, Paul Peterson, Director of the Program on Education Policy and Governance at Harvard University and editor-in-chief of Education Next, treated a Heritage audience to a discussion about his new book Saving Schools: From Horace Mann to Virtual Learning. He...
Mike Simonson of VOA News | Boscobel, Wisconsin - The Mississippi is the major river system in the United States. The Yangtze is China's longest river. Although a world apart, the two waterways share conservation concerns that provide a cultural bridge between students in the United States and...
HONOLULU – Governor Linda Lingle, Board of Education Chairperson Garrett Toguchi, and Department of Education Interim Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi announced today all 17 “Furlough Fridays” scheduled for the upcoming 2010-2011 school year will be eliminated from the public school calendar, returning nearly 171,000 children back to the classroom. The agreement...
By Chris Simkins for VOA News According to several educational research studies the United States is falling behind other countries in math and science achievement by middle school and high school students. Now, there's a push by several U.S. federal government agencies -- including the US space agency NASA --...