For our family, the great phone shuffle began a few weeks ago, just after Apple’s Iphone 7 announcement on September 7.  We rarely buy new phones, yet the release of Apple’s newest Iphone usually starts us thinking about upgrading to someone’s hand-me-down. As luck would have it, we made several […]

One of the many things I love about Hawaii is its sense of community, including free flu vaccines for all school children whose schools have participated in the past Department of Health program.  Sadly, however, we were just informed by Niu Valley Middle School that the annual shots are on […]

In the first week of his freshman year, my kid’s high school math instructor presented him with one of two graphing calculator suggestions.  The choices were the Texas Instruments TI-Nspire CX and the Texas Instruments TI-Nspire CX CAS.  For a detailed breakdown, visit Texas Instruments’ webpage on exam acceptability.   I presume […]

I’m going to call my first attempt at livestreaming a flop:  A disaster:  A good idea whose time has not yet come. Livestreaming has been in the news quite a bit lately, from the House Democrats’ sit-in to the Minnesota police shooting of Philando Castile.  In the first example, on June 22, […]

Your presence is requested. Reminder reposted here: ESSA TOWN HALL MEETING – August 10  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm @ KALANI HIGH SCHOOL Please register at the link below. Here is your opportunity to have an impact on YOUR public school system.  Through the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), feedback and attendance is […]

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News from Hawaii Kai and East Oahu. My ❤ passions include kids, education, #rstats, technology and our environment. Casual strategy game player and DIY er.

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