Education

Furlough Fridays in the Rearview

·By Katherine Poythress

An exchange of letters shows teacher planning days were central to private Furlough Fridays debate between Gov. Lingle and Hawaii State Board of Education Chairman Garrett Toguchi. Read the letters here.

Discussion

What does the correspondence tell you about whether Furlough Fridays could have been eliminated earlier and the behavior of two of the key players? Share your thoughts.