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Robert Witt

The co-founder of a new charter school wants students to develop "the mind of a navigator"

By Christine Donnelly

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 04, 2013

~~<p>Founding a public charter school in Waimanalo with legendary Hawaiian navigator Nainoa Thompson brings Robert Witt full circle in his own educational journey.</p>
<p>Witt, who also is the executive director of the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools, is dedicating what could have been his retirement years to helping island youngsters develop &quot;the mind of a navigator,&quot; able to forge a better path for themselves and Hawaii in the 21st century.</p>
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Founding a public charter school in Waimanalo with legendary Hawaiian navigator Nainoa Thompson brings Robert Witt full circle in his own educational journey.

Witt, who also is the executive director of the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools, is dedicating what could have been his retirement years to helping island youngsters develop "the mind of a navigator," able to forge a better path for themselves and Hawaii in the 21st century. Login for more...



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