Native Language and Culture-Based Education, Hawai'i Charter School's Development and Program Description

Reports
Alvin N. Parker, Principal, Ka Waihona o ka Naauao Public Charter School, Hawai'i
14 Jun, 2011

This May 2011 U.S. Senate Indian Affairs Committee testimony from Alvin N. Parker, Principal of Ka Waihona o ka Naauao Public Charter School, covers the start-up of the school in an “educationally altered chicken coop” on the western side of O’ahu to its current K-8 program on a traditional school campus. The testimony includes information about performance, the cultural education focus, instructional staff, professional development and partnerships.