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Connecting Education and Careers in Paradise

Did you know that Hawaii is the most isolated population center on Earth? While this is great trivia knowledge, it also is an important point to consider when thinking about the challenges the state faces in economic and workforce development. Currently tourism, health care and the military are the primary drivers of Hawaii’s economy. Hawaii struck economic development gold with…

New School Year, New Approach to STEM Education in Hawaii

As the calendar hits Aug. 1 in Hawaii, students from around the islands will return to school. For thousands of local students, there will be a new project-based STEM curriculum provided by Project Lead The Way awaiting them — and more than a hundred teachers newly trained in the hands-on curriculum ready to help students embrace the new opportunity. STEM…