Kupu Hou is by Mid-Pacific teachers, for all teachers. We believe in reaching far beyond our own classrooms.
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Who is Kupu Hou for?
As Hawaii’s leading deeper learning professional development for teachers, Kupu Hou Academy reignites the passion educators have to inspire and open doors for all. Kupu Hou Academy brings everyone to the same table, Charter, Private and Public Schools, to create equitable outcomes for all students.
Career advancing and cutting-edge, our deeper learning workshops grow your professional practice through hands-on, interactive and collaborative design work.
Just as every learner is different, every school is different. We tailor our deeper learning workshops to work for your school, your time, and your budget.
Expanding Your Teaching Practice in the Age of COVID: Now What?
Whether you teach virtually, face-to-face or a hybrid of the two, this workshop will give you strategies, routines, and practical tools to support your instructional planning.
2-day workshop topics include: research-based ideas in how to support engaged learning.
- The ways authentic learning support relevance and purpose
- Collaboration strategies that work face to face and online
- Co-construction techniques to clarify what quality learning looks like
Dr. Mark Hines is the Director of Kupu Hou Academy and former Director of MidPacific eXploratory (MPX) at Mid-Pacific Institute, a preschool through grade 12 independent school in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. Learn more
Being able to send the majority of our teachers to Kupu Hou has been one of the best professional development opportunities for our small school ever! Teachers returned excited to try out what they learned. Students loved the hands-on, relevant and meaningful lessons… Above all, our Smarter Balanced test scores finally increased after three years of being stagnant in ELA and one year of dropping in math. Kupu Hou has really helped to change the way teaching and learning is happening at Haleʻiwa Elementary School.”
Principal, Haleʻiwa ElementaryName
The Kupu Hou experience revitalizes what is most rewarding about being an educator…This work makes sense on all levels.
Hawai’i Technology Academy (middle school)
Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.