The training experience is often as useful for the volunteers as it is for those they will eventually teach.
Ag in the Classroom is a partnership between several state agencies, including the Oklahoma State Department of Education.
Metro residents should take advantage of numerous opportunities to improve themselves by visiting some local venues for continued learning.
Hoot of Loot is the brainchild of teacher Cheryl Shane and her husband Edward.
Participating artists included Sean Vali, Randall Barnes, Nick Bayer, Dylan Bradway, the Holey Kids, Trent Lawson, Mandy Messina, Marcus Muse, Jason Pawley, Cassie Stover and others.
Giving Back: OKC Youth Matter features a basketball game, food, music and donations to help local children get read to go back to school.
Oklahoma City Public Schools hired Aurora Lora as superintendent in July.
In addition to its Back 2 School event, Citizens Caring for Children allows foster children four visits for clothing each year.
Entrepreneur magazine ranked OKC as the nation’s No. 1 city worth moving to if you want to start a business.