DOE & Budget Cuts

How will Hawaii's public schools survive impending budget cuts? Dan Boylan moderates a panel of guests representing the Department of Education, the Lingle Administration, and state lawmakers on the state education crisis. Panelists include: PATRICIA HAMAMOTO, State Schools Superintendent;NORMAN SAKAMOTO, State Senate Education Chair; GAIL AWAKUNI, Campbell High School Principal; and ALVIN PARKER, Charter School Review Panel & Ka Waihona Charter School Principal. Contributing editor Howard Dicus brings an economic context to the issue. This conversation was recorded on July 23rd, 2009 in the PBS Hawaii studio.

Insights on PBS Hawaii is presented on Thursdays at 7:30 PM on PBS Hawaii.


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