Concerns about the Safety and Planning Adequacy Were Shared at the HI BOE meeting Thursday, July 23rd.
Over 4000 pages of testimony was received and many educators and community leaders testified orally. Here are links to the written testimony:
July 23, 2020 GBM Testimony Part 1 (Pages 1-1000) *New material added 07/22/2020 at 3:19 p.m.*
July 23, 2020 Testimony Part 2 (Pages 1001-2000) *New material added 07/22/2020 at 5:08 p.m.*
July 23, 2020 Testimony Part 3 (Pages 2001-3000) *New material added 7/22/2020 at 7:46 p.m.*
July 23, 2020 Testimony Part 4 (Pages 3001-4000) *New material added 7/22/2020 at 8:04 p.m.*
The Board will be accepting remote oral testimony during its Thursday, July 30, 2020 special meeting. If you would like to provide oral testimony, please sign-up using the form, which can be found here. The sign up form will close fifteen minutes prior to the start of the Board’s meeting. You will need to sign up before this time if you would like to orally testify. Note that you will need to register and log in to WebEx to testify orally.
Testimony over the phone will not be accepted at this time. For more detailed instructions and information on how to testify orally, please click here.
Parents for Public Schools of Hawai‘i Wants Your Input!
Of course many of our families and students are eager to get back to school for every reason. At the same time, many of us are very concerned with the health and safety of students and of teachers. We know that virtual learning will need to have an expanded role in our students’ education. We are eager to see decisions made with input from all in the community and with the best health and safety advice.