Mālamapōkiʻi, which literally translates to “taking care of younger siblings,” is a licensed family-based early childhood education program established in 2001.  Mālamapōkiʻi aims to improve educational attainment of native Hawaiian children by providing a nurturing learning environment in which children and parents grow together.

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Position Vacancy

Kanu o ka ʻĀina Learning ‘Ohana, located in Waimea, Hawaiʻi, seeks a full-time preschool teacher. The position is open as of January 8, 2017.


Seeking donations for various native plants and natural materials for their new outdoor learning classroom. Also seeking as many volunteers and hands as possible for planting next Saturday, March 4th.

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