Our Mission and Goals

  • Develop a project based learning curriculum teaching math, science, and Native Hawaiian cultural values and traditions
  • Work with teachers, students, and the administration of involved schools to implement, facilitate, and design project based curricula
  • Have math and science lessons meet the requirements of the Hawai‘i State Contents and Performance Standards (HCPS), the National Council of Teachers and Mathematics (NCTM) Performance and Evaluation Standards, and the National Science Education Standards (NSES)
  • Develop and maintain a project based and informational web site accessible to the public
  • Provide training, and if available, materials and equipment to support the project within involved schools
  • Assess and evaluate the progress of students, to determine if any adjustments are neccessary within the project, and ensure students are comfortable and successful in learning the curricula