Applications open for the 2018 Teacher Education Program. Form available under 'admissions' and 'how to apply'. For more information contact Joe Fraser at joef@kalo.org

Kaho‘iwai

News and Announcements

Elementary Program now available for Kahoiwai

The Hawai`i Teacher Standards Board has approved Kaho`iwai to deliver their Elementary Education program (K-6) from June 2, 2017. This means an opportunity for certification in either elementary or secondary programs as we move forward. For further information on this 2-year post-baccalaureate program please contact Joe Fraser at joef@kalo.org.
Read More »

Four New Teacher Education Program Scheduled

Kaho`iwai is seeking Native Hawaiian and other applicants for four new teacher education cohorts starting 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. The program focuses on secondary English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Hawaiian Studies. Successful applicants will be provided with scholarship for the programs. Applicants require an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution and a desire to work in Hawaiian Focused Charter Schools. If you are interested please complete the online form by clicking on the link under admissions tab (how to apply) or contact joef@kalo.org for further information.
Read More »

Kaho`iwai- First in the State to Achieve National Accreditation from TEAC

Kahoˋiwai Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Program, which is designed to produce graduates who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and values to meet the needs of Native Hawaiian children in education, has been granted initial accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of five years, from June 24, 2013 – June 24, 2018. Kaho`iwai is the first program in Hawai`i to received TEAC accreditation.
Read More »

Big Island Teacher Readiness Program Gains Accreditation

July 21, 2013
By: Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, The Associated Press
HONOLULU - A Big Island-based teacher preparation program that focuses on developing educators to work with Native Hawaiian students in charter schools recently earned national accreditation, allowing it to (Read More- Click on Headline)
Read More »

TEAC Accredited Teacher Education Program Begins

The first teacher education cohort operating under TEAC accreditation began on January 2nd 2014 at Kauhale `Ōiwi o Pu`ukapu (Hālau Ho`olako). Candidates from Kaua`i and Hawai`i Island attended the 3 day residential including an introduction to the program, courses, and philosophy. This program is a State approved teacher education program.
Read More »