The Power of Having a Sense of Place

It’s common for older generations to prepare younger ones by making sure they understand the history, traditions, and values of their family’s past. In addition to a family tree and traditions, conversations about specific places that are special to the family might also take place, because they have an understanding that there’s power in having… Continue reading The Power of Having a Sense of Place

The 6 General Learning Outcomes of Hawaii’s Public School Systems

The following list are goals for our Hawaii public school’s standards based learning. If your keiki will be attending public school, you will want to be familiar with the General Learning Outcomes (GLOs) and to support your keiki’s development in these areas:   Self-directed Learner: The ability to be responsible for one’s own learning  … Continue reading The 6 General Learning Outcomes of Hawaii’s Public School Systems

Support Keiki Learning Through “First” Experiences

First experiences are momentous occasions. If your keiki is getting ready for kindergarten or is moving into a new stage of their development; for example from toddler to preschooler, consider the power of “first” experiences. Your keiki is learning and growing every day withmany changes taking place. First experiences shape keiki’s thoughts, feelings and ideas… Continue reading Support Keiki Learning Through “First” Experiences