Ms. Nicola Nakama-Ching » Ms. Nicola Nakama-Ching

Ms. Nicola Nakama-Ching

Aloha and welcome to the 2017-2018 school year. I'm looking forward to the coming school year. I've taught many subjects throughout my teaching career as middle school Special Education Teacher. This year, I am teaching 8th grade English Language Arts in both the inclusion and resource settings as well as, a resource 7th grade Social Studies.
 
Educational Background:
  • Konawaena High School 1993
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa 2001
 
Teaching Experience:
  • Kealakehe Intermediate School 2002-2013
  • Konawaena Middle School 2013-2016
  • Moanalua Middle School 2016-present
 
About me:
I was born in Honoka'a, on the Big Island. I grew up in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii and Southern California for 2 years.  I graduated from Konawaena High School, Kealakekua, Hawaii. I enjoy staying busy, traveling the world, and all types of sports. I was raised with a large extended family and I have 3 children of my own. I've learned that it is important to be true to yourself and to appreciate every moment, of everyday.