VISION

The future of Hawaiians in education begin with their vision of goals and dreams. One of the significant responses the Center has heard from the Hawaiian community is that the schools are not designed to address the needs and goals of the Hawaiian community. The community has called for increased opportunities with programs conducted through the Center. The aspects of the Center that they believe address their educational needs and aspirations are:

1) respecting the students and the culture in which he/she comes with;

2) teaching within the Hawaiian culture;

3) connecting learning and education to a Hawaiian perspective;

4) raising the confidence and aspirations of students;

5) providing Hawaiian students with a high level of educational enrichment;

6) access to higher education resources.

 

In order for the Center to continue to impact the Hawaiian community through its efforts the following needs to happen: