Organizations, businesses and churches help Edgemere Elementary School succeed as a community school.
State leaders and local groups plan to continue to fight for teacher raises in Oklahoma.
OKCPS Superintendent Aurora Lora will deliver her recommendation to the school board at its Nov. 21 meeting.
“If we aren’t willing to confront that we have suffering right under our noses, we are doing a huge disservice to our fellow citizens,” Mélon said.
“This was a glimpse of hope that the tide might turn for the better for [teachers], and not just for us, but future teachers and students,” Flores said. “I went home and I felt relieved. I was for it, and I wanted to help.”
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The number of high school students earning college credit continues to rise and provides rural students with opportunities.
When it launches in January, Oklahoma Library of Digital Resources will feature textbooks for nine courses.
The school will provide a private secondary education to low-income students.
The school district strives to expand advanced placement classes and enable low-income and minority students to enroll.