Laie Elementary Boasts 2013 Hawaii History Teacher of the Year
Colleen Spring teaches history and is making history as the first-ever Laie Elementary teacher to win the Hawaii History Teacher of the Year award.
She was chosen by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History; HISTORY, which includes the History channel on A&E Television Networks; and the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation. The award program promotes and celebrates the teaching of American history.
For eight years, Laie students have studied American and world history, and the U.S. Constitution under Spring’s tutelage.