Pōmaikaʻi School’s “Big Rocks”
1-Design Active Learning Opportunities
2-Integrate Arts and Technology as tools for teaching and learning
3-Teach to the Whole Child
4-Take Care of each other, the community, and the world Kuleana~’Aina And Celebrate, big and small
5-Demonstrate responsibility for learning (life long learning)(as students, teachers and parents)
6-Prepare students for the 21st Century (7 Cs x 3 Rs = 21st century)
*Computer and Information Literacy
*Career and Life Skills
"The Inspired School"
Pomaikaʻi Research Summary
Thank you to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center for producing this beautiful summary of Dr. Jamie Simpson Steeleʻs research report conducted in 2012-2013, researching the question: How does an arts integrated elementary curriculum affect studentsʻ academic and social success in middle school?
Link to the full research document: