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Teach for America is worthwhile investment

By Meilan Akaka and Jester Galiza

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 13, 2014

~~<p>&quot;Kamaaina come home&quot; is more than three simple words. It is the driving force behind my life's work and proof that home is where the heart remains.</p>
<p>I, Meilan Akaka, was raised in Honolulu and education was a priority for my family. My parents worked multiple jobs so I could attend Punahou School.</p>
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"Kamaaina come home" is more than three simple words. It is the driving force behind my life's work and proof that home is where the heart remains.

I, Meilan Akaka, was raised in Honolulu and education was a priority for my family. My parents worked multiple jobs so I could attend Punahou School. Login for more...



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