Welcome to Hawaii Learning Resource
Hawaii Learning Resource is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 1998 (formerly North Hawaii Women and Children's Services.) Hawaii Learning Resource focuses on increasing student success for diverse learners on Hawaii Island by providing access to research-based programs that are responsive to the needs of diverse learners, their families, and their teachers.
Teacher Professional Development Programs
Teacher Professional Development is provided to educators who participate in our Summer Literacy Academy. HLR partners with Assets School and Kanu o ka Aina New Century Public Charter School to offer multisensory language instruction training. In Summer 2016, a three week training will be provided for a small group of local educators. The goal of the training is to help teachers better teach all … [Read More...]
Community Education Program
Community Education Workshops bring education professionals to North Hawaii to provide information, resources, and support to families and educators of diverse learners. Workshops aim to provide participants with a better understanding of a student’s learning challenges as well as strategies to assist their learning at home and in school. The Community Education Workshops are held monthly from … [Read More...]
Referrals for Student Assessments
Hawaii Learning Resource provides referrals to trained professionals who use a strengths-based approach to assess and guide struggling students. The assessment identifies student's strengths and interests and specific breakdowns in learning. A detailed report and demystification meeting provides students and their families with recommended strategies to strengthen the student’s strengths and … [Read More...]