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Column: Parents desperate for bare necessities in public schools

  • Justin Hughey is a third-grade special education teacher at King Kamehameha III Elementary on Maui and HSTA head faculty representative.

    Justin Hughey is a third-grade special education teacher at King Kamehameha III Elementary on Maui and HSTA head faculty representative.

I was reading “Jungle Book” to my 2-year-old son. I sang “Bare Necessities,” the iconic children’s song in the Disney film that tells children all you really need in life to be happy is the bare necessities. It hurts to know my child won’t receive the bare necessities in our public schools. Read more

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