Frameworks & Standards

HCBE-STEAM Frameworks

Nā Honua Mauli Ola


Kumu Honua Mauli Ola


HĀ (Nā Hopena Aʻo)*

*Used internally at Kamehameha Schools

E Ola! (Live On!)**

**Used in the Hawaiʻi DOE system

Hawaiʻi Department of Education (DOE) Standards

Hawaiʻi DOE Subject Standards

Hawaiʻi DOE has several subject standards that are used as benchmarks for learning.

CLICK HERE to access the webpage of all the subject standards, which includes:

  • English Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Health
  • Physical Education
  • World Languages

HCBE-STEAM Applications/Examples

Explore a few examples of HCBE STEAM below:

Hawaiian Pedagogy Evaluation Tools

Click on each of the buttons on the right to access three evaluation tools for Hawaiian pedagogy.

Alignment Pathways (Blank Worksheets)

Use these worksheets to facilitate your connections between HCBE frameworks and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Download/Print the PDF files and manually draw connections.

Here is an example of one alignment pathway connecting the Excellence item of Nā Hopena Aʻo (HĀ) and NGSS Dimension 3 (left)

Alignment Pathways - Nā Hopena A‘o (HĀ) & NGSS Dimension 3_ Disciplinary Core Ideas - Live.pdf