Tag Archives: education

A group makes a presentation during Great Expectations at Edmond North High School, Thursday, June 23, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Cuts to education and arts programs have long-term impact

Cuts to education and arts programs have long-term impact

Three prominent programs feel the repercussions from the nearly $39 million cut from the state education activity budget.

Trisha McVicker reads to Abby Gonzales as part of the Volume Summer Program at The Children's Center in BethanyTuesday, June 14, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Summer program gives students hands-on experience in health field

VOLUME Summer Program allows high schools students to gain experience training at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital in Bethany.

Brooke Kephart, a recent graduate of Canton High School works on an assignment at Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute at Quartz Mountain. | Photo Laura Eastes

Oklahoma Arts Institute celebrates 40 years of encouraging artistic students

Arts students work with industry professionals and train in their craft at Quartz Mountain Resort as part of Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute.

Cleveland students

Local PTAs help raise funds for school programs

As local schools lose teachers and arts programs due to budget issues, parent-teacher associations strive to raise funds.


KIPP leaders reveal charter proposal for Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary, Douglass High School

“Our kids need us,” McDaniel said. “We owe it to our kids to give them a quality education.”


Oklahoma City University students research facets of water crisis

Local professor encourages students to apply scientific knowledge to real-world problems.

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