Gov. Ige to announce support for pay increases to recruit, retain teachers
Hawaii’s governor plans to announce support for pay increases to help recruit and retain teachers in special education, rural schools and Hawaiian language immersion.
Hawaii Public Radio reported Governor David Ige has scheduled an announcement Tuesday to express his support for pay differentials for the specific teacher categories.
The Board of Education is scheduled to meet Thursday to review proposed pay increases.
The Education Department is seeking an annual $10,000 increase for teachers.