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OKG Newsletter

Topic: teachers

Assisting in the education crisis

Letters to the Editor

Brandy Becerra
Regarding Clifton Adcock’s story “Radical retooling” (News, Jan. 19, Oklahoma Gazette): As a parent, I sat back frustrated from the sidelines.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Culling the herd

No intelligent design for you.


Gazette staff
Well, it appears this year we won’t get to learn of all of those other well-established peer-reviewed scientific theories that challenge evolutionary theory.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Can it happen here?

Oklahoma could be poised for a fight over unions.


Jason Reese
Over the past few weeks, we have seen unrest spread throughout the Midwest. From Ohio to Wisconsin, public employees are taking to the street to protest much-delayed belt-tightening in those cash-strapped states. As we watch these events unfold, one cannot help but wonder if the Sooner State could experience the same.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Teachers, taxpayers told conflicting stories

Letters to the Editor

Shelly Campbell
I was disappointed, but not surprised, to learn that the stipends for National Board Certified Teachers had been cut from the education budget.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Faulty testing

Letters to the Editor

After reading “Testing, Testing” (News, Phil Bacharach, March 14, Oklahoma Gazette) I feel the need to respond to this double standard. 
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Getting schooled

A national program to provide high-quality education in low-income areas comes to OKC.


Ryan Querbach
Teach For America, a national nonprofit that focuses on improving education for low-income students, has wrapped up its first year operating in Oklahoma City.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Free-range education

OKC schools are set to offer online-only curriculum this fall.


Susannah Waite
Students will soon have more options outside the classroom as the Oklahoma City Public Schools launch virtual school.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Be true to your schools

A community drive collects 30 pallets of items for OKC schools.


Gazette staff
Wrapping up a community-wide drive for school supplies, The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools today collected 30 pallets loaded with items for students and teachers. The supplies will be distributed over the coming months through the foundation's Teachers Warehouse.
Thursday, October 11, 2012