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You may also contact the School of Education by calling Travis Nakayama at 932-7109 or emailing

The UH Hilo School of Education is dedicated to the holistic development of transformational educators who are committed to equity, empowerment, and a critical understanding of our world. The School of Education envisions its future as the heart of a learning community of caring, ethical, and creative people as faculty seek to fulfill the following mission: The purpose of the School of Education is to promote excellence in teaching and learning. The School fosters the professional vitality of reflective, caring educational practitioners who inspire students to recognize and act upon their power to positively transform both local and global environments.

If you are interested in becoming an Elementary (K-6) or Secondary (7-12) teacher, this is the place for you.

Contact Travis Nakayama at 932-7109 or email to find out more about the Certificate in Educational Studies program.