The Kailua-Kona community has always been a vibrant and special place. For many families who live there, West Hawai'i Explorations Academy provides their children with a choice - a different way of learning that encourages them to solve problems and answer deeper questions. This unique approach also empowers students in grades 6-12 to take an active role in their education and reach higher. It is a real education for the real world.
West Hawaii Explorations Academy (WHEA) is a small charter school with big ideas and a bold vision. Known for its nontraditional, hands-on approach to learning, WHEA, a school without walls, brings a new level of innovation and engagement to its students, their families and the Kailua-Kona community.
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We need your support to create graduates equipped with the right knowledge and skills to thrive in today’s challenging, globally connected world, graduates who are critical thinkers and responsible citizens who value stewardship and collaboration.
Everyone is suddenly talking about project-based learning. Learn more about the WHEA approach, and what it means to teach Hawaii's students HOW to think instead of WHAT to think.
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