Hawaii Department of Education > Teaching And Learning > Adult Education. The Adult Education Program offers a variety of courses for adult learners including basic education, English literacy and civics. It also offers degrees including the GED and Competency-Based Diploma. The Wahiawa Community School is located on the island of Oahu. In addition to adult general education courses and several special interest courses, the school offers English as a second language (ESL) courses. The General Educational Diploma (GED) program helps adult students prepare for the GED test.
Education in Hawaii started as Hawaiian-language medium education. After the language was banned in 1896, it would not be heard in schools for four generations. The Hawaiian renaissance of the 1970s provided the spark to re-establish cultural and language-based learning. Continuing Education opportunities are available in a wide range of programs, courses, and services to meet the needs of business and industry as well as the community and special groups. Honolulu Community College has expertise in more than 25 specialty areas offered at the college.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Hawaiian Language and a Master’s of Education in Teaching degree from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM), she became the Curriculum Specialist for Kawaihuelani Center for Hawaiian Language at UHM in 2005. Welcome to UHMC Workforce Development & Continuing Education. ELWD offers continuing education, career training and professional development courses in a wide range of topics including The Arts, Apprenticeship, Business, Computer Technology, Farming, Fitness, Food innovation, Hawaiian Culture, Languages, Youth Programs, Sustainability and Customized Training.
(D) has demonstrated expertise in the education of Native Hawaiian youth; and (E) has demonstrated expertise in research and program development. (4) NATIVE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE- The term Native Hawaiian language' means the single Native American language indigenous to the original inhabitants of the State of Hawaii. Search all courses in University of Hawaii Community Colleges Education and Career Planning This cookie is used to remember your locale and language settings. cookieconsent_status: This cookie is used to remember if you've already dismissed the cookie consent notice.