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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Thompson

Enterprise schools work best


Commentary

John Thompson
Fifteen years ago, participating in MAPS for Kids, I supported school choice. The first generation of choice benefited thousands of Oklahoma City students who attended selective magnet, charter and enterprise schools.
 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Arbuckle up

Few artists can capture the Oklahoma landscape quite like Skip Thompson, though her latest exhibit looks inward as much as it does outward.


Visual Arts

Alissa Lindsey

From Within

Through March 30

Governor’s Gallery

Oklahoma State Capitol

2300 N. Lincoln Blvd.

arts.ok.gov

521-3356

free

 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Johnson 'happy to take up the fight' on capital punishment


News

Ben Felder
Sen. Constance Johnson, D-Forest Park, says she is happy to take up the fight against Oklahoma’s use of the death penalty.
 
Monday, May 5, 2014

Public schools need improvement now


Commentary

John Thompson

School “reform” is a legacy of “liberal PTSD from losing the War on Poverty.”

 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Square roots

When husband-wife lovebirds Thompson Square sing love songs, they actually mean it.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Thompson Square
7 p.m. Saturday
Frontier City
11501 N. Interstate 35 Service Road 
frontiercity.com
478-2140
Free with park admission

 
Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Education for the people


Commentary

John Thompson
The victories of Republican State Superintendent candidate Joy Hofmeister and the two Democrats, John Cox and Freda Deskin, are a part of the grassroots revolt by liberals and conservatives against test-driven, market-driven school “reform.”
 
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
 
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