Nā Hana

Activities

ʻO nā hana o ka Hale Kuamoʻo, ʻo ia ka hoʻopuka haʻawina kula, ka hoʻomākaukau kumu, a me ka hoʻopuka hōʻike mākau ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi; ka hana a me ka kākoʻo i nā papahana moʻokalaleo, lēkiō, kelewikiona, kelekaʻaʻike, nūpepa a me nā mea pāpaho a pāheona like ʻole ma ka ʻōlelo makuahine; ka paipai ʻana i ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ma ke ʻano he ʻōlelo ʻelua me ka hoʻohana i ka ʻike i loaʻa i loko a i waho o Hawaiʻi nei; ka hoʻoikaika no ke ola a me ka laupaʻi aku o ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ma ka noiʻi ʻana a ma ka hoʻopuka ʻana i nā palapala ma ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi e pili ana i ka pilinaʻōlelo Hawaiʻi a me nā huaʻōlelo Hawaiʻi me ke komo pū o nā huaʻōlelo hou i haku ʻia no kēia au hou ma lalo o ka Hale Kuamoʻo.

Activities of the Hale Kuamoʻo include the publication of instructional materials in Hawaiian, in-service teacher training and the preparation of examinations in Hawaiian. In addition, the center produces and distributes literature for radio, television, telecommunications, newspapers and other related arts and media in Hawaiian. It is also a leader in the preservation of Hawaiian through research and the production of dictionaries and grammar terminology.