Maemae Tool Kit
The Maemae Tool Kit is an invaluable resource for individuals hoping to better understand the Hawaiian culture and language, and how both of these fundamental attributes of Hawaii need to be accurately and sensitively presented in writing and speaking.
Even well-meaning people sometimes unintentionally misuse or misunderstand the meanings of Hawaiian language words or misinterpret the significance of Hawaiian cultural traditions. The Maemae Tool Kit is a foundational resource that helps prevent such misunderstandings from occurring.
HTA encourages everyone with an interest in the Hawaiian culture – be it learning more about the Hawaiian people, music, language, individual islands or history – to utilize the Maemae Tool Kit. It is free to download and
The different sections and links below are everything you will find within the Maemae Tool Kit.