Purple Maiʻa

Hōʻīnana

This phrase means to bring to life and our hope is that as haumāna experience this māla in our kula their curiosity and creativity will come to life. We introduce them to Computer Science and technology in fun and engaging ways that inspire confidence and a belief that they are the future innovators and technology makers.

ʻĪnana Sessions

This program uses technology education to foster student engagement, expression, and leadership. Students explore their world through imaginative digital and tactile/embodied arts and math content and make connections with guest experts from the community. All of these courses are virtual so students can join from anywhere in the world!

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Future Ancestors

The Future Ancestors Program was designed to empower students to explore their community in search of Waiwai (Value and Richness). These learning experiences lay the foundation for future explorations into Indigenous Innovation and Entrepreneurship that built around Native Hawaiian values and perspectives.

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Kula Partnerships

Purple Maiʻa seeks to connect and collaborate with Kula (Schools) that share our vision for the future of learning here in Hawaiʻi. We believe that there is power in pilina so we work to develop supportive and lasting relationships with Kula and Kumu that are looking to grow innovative educational practices together with us.

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