In these challenging times, the Hawaii Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (HASCD) is committed to leaning into our mission to serve as a resource to all educators of Hawaii. We are happy to share our newsletter, 'Imi Na'auao, which means to seek enlightenment, wisdom and education.
SEL that fails to address our sociopolitical reality and combat racial and social injustice will not prepare our young people for the world they will inherit—one fraught with hate, misunderstanding, and bigotry.
This session makes the case for taking a deliberate approach to the "hidden curriculum" already being taught. Through a five-part model of SEL that's easy to integrate into everyday content instruction.
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Nick Strope is a Hawaii State Teacher Fellow and math teacher at Kealakehe High School on Hawaii Island. He is a Google Certified Trainer, a mental health advocate, and has been trained in DBT Skills Training for Emotional Problem Solving for Adolescents (DBT-STEPS-A). Nick’s passion lies in supporting students by employing a trauma-informed mindset in the classroom.
HASCD joins ASCD with elevating the voices of Black educators and students. You can start by reflecting on the many deep traditions of Juneteenth. Learn how you can commemorate Juneteenth in your classroom or school.
"Juneteenth has never been a celebration of victory, or an acceptance of the way things are. It's a celebration of progress. It's an affirmation that despite the most painful parts of our history, change is possible––and there is still so much work to do."