EduCatered: Whitney Aragaki

EduCatered: Whitney Aragaki

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On this episode of EduCatered, Shawnee is joined by Whitney Aragaki, the 2022 Hawaiʻi State Teacher of the Year and National Teacher of the Year Finalist. Whitney teaches science to students grades 9-12 at Waiakea High school and “supports students to learn through a lens of abundance that honors place, people and cultures.” 


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