You can get a lot of kennels in a small area, but don’t build too many because the need may shrink quickly once employed.
“We have waited and waited for our government to do something, and that hasn’t happened,” Flores said.
The ESA legislation comes as lawmakers cut revenue dollars to common education and enrollment continues to climb.
“That achievement gap starts to close and they get confidence in reading,” Barnes said. “That moves them forward in becoming stronger readers.”
He said it is important for the school to push students in the arts to do well in their education because they need that academic rigor to do well in college.
“The type of workshops included … help parents prepare their kids with reading and math at home,” said Huerta.
But a collection of small victories during the first few months began to give Wilkins the sense she was capable of becoming a good teacher, including a turning point with the boy.
Forty-four percent of the state’s black school-age children live in poverty, compared to 17 percent rate of white children, according to the National Center for Children in Poverty.
I want to agree with Oklahoma Gazette Editor-in-Chief Jennifer Chancellor’s May 14 statement on public radio that Oklahoma City’s investments in infrastructure help level the playing field between rich and poor. The MAPS accomplishments are revitalizing OKC, now the envy of hundreds of American cities. True, most improvements benefitted our downtown and the bankers and…
Earlier this year, Emerson High School launched a bicycle repair class that gave students an opportunity to work four hours each week on bikes while earning credit for a character education course.