State lawmakers were sent back to the Capitol with specific instructions to focus on fixing the state budget hold. But that doesn’t mean they all listened.
State education leaders recently submitted a plan to boost high school graduation rates, combat hunger, improve early childhood education and reduce the use of emergency-certified teachers.
Oklahoma recently set another record for the number of emergency teaching certificates it approved.
“It’s a prime example of how a small city government and a local nonprofit recognized a need in their community,” Oklahoma Arts Council director of marketing Joel Gavin said.
Oklahoma City Public Schools leaders take initial steps toward educational equity.
A Tulsa Public Schools teacher turned begging for funds to buy classroom supplies into a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for Oklahoma teachers.
Planned Parenthood is trusted by women everywhere. I know because I used its services when I was in my 20s, when I was just starting out in the real world but with no access to health care.
While some students can look forward to not taking state tests this year, others will have to wait until fall for their results.
Nonprofits and a state representative are bringing presenters on ACEs and their impacts on Oklahomans to the Capitol for an interim study.
The camp partners with the University of Central Oklahoma’s Forensic Science Institute to teach students about the fundamentals of forensic practices.