Do you want to learn to play tennis?  The United States Tennis Association’s Play to Learn program may be just right for you.  Classes meet for 6 weeks and registration is $39 for youth, $45 for adults.  For East Oahu, area venues include Koko Head, Diamond Head, Kahala, Aina Haina […]

An often cited study warns against too much homework.  “Our findings on the effects of homework challenge the traditional assumption that homework is inherently good” wrote Denise Pope, a senior lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Education and a co-author of a study published in the Journal of Experimental […]

It’s not the kind of headline you’d expect to hear.  Undoubtedly, many still cling to the notion that Hawaii’s public schools are subpar.  For those looking for a national comparison, check out http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/states/ .  According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Hawaii — the state that in the 1990’s lagged […]

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