Welcome to the Connecting for Success Network


Upcoming Dates

August 28 Attendance Strategies Webinar 9AM Click here to join

September 26 Hawaii Leadership Summit- Neal S Blaisdell Arena

October 25 Hawaii Education Leadership Summit- PBS Hawai'i

October 26-27 Schools of the Future Conference - Hawai'i Convention Center

November 6-8 Annual Conference for Middle Level Education Philadelphia, PA 

February 2-3 2018 AMLE Middle Grades Summit Honolulu, Hawai'i Convention Center 

Check out Sandi Cameli's cover story on this month's AMLE magazine!

MSMI releases a NEW Reading Toolkit:
Selecting and Implementing Intervention
Selecting and Implementing Reading Intervention
Even though the expectation is that students will learn to read with understanding before advancing to the middle grades, the reality is that many students reach the middle grades and are unable to read grade level text fluently and with understanding. Research has demonstrated that struggling readers in middle school can improve their reading ability when provided supplemental reading intervention that directly addresses vocabulary, comprehension, and word-reading.
View the toolkit

Making a Difference with At-risk Students: The Benefits of a Mentoring Program in Middle School

Click here to read the article in the latest AMLE Newsletter about successful mentoring programs.

The High Cost Of Harsh Discipline And Its Disparate Impact

Click here to read the latest research on school suspension. Thank you LaVerne for sharing.

Why So Many Kids Are Chronically Absent In Washington State

Click here to read and listen to the story from 94.9 FM | Seattle News & Information

Central Middle School Featured on Sunrise TV

Click here to see the story


Need a bus?

For your information, Hawai‘i P-20 will be accepting requests for bus funding support from schools that have at least 40% of students receiving free or reduced price lunch. Buses may serve students at eligible middle and high schools, statewide.


To submit a request for bus funding support, schools will need to complete the Hawai‘i P-20 Bus Support Request Form (online):



Also, a link is provided on our Hawai‘i P-20 website under Resources.


Here is the basic manual to navigate and operate the CFS Hawaii site

Click Here for Manual


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