In Oklahoma, remediation costs $22.2 million annually in extra tuition, according to a Center for American Progress report.
“We talk about reading being at the heart of what we do, but learning is really at the heart of what we do,” Rogers said.
School leaders want to focus on STEM education, community service, work experience and restoring academic excellence.
Engage Learning gives middle school students experience working on real-world projects.
“They may not have Internet access at home or a computer to use,” said Cox. “We have all the tools at their disposal here.”
I’m glad that her two children can and do provide for her, but a raise in her monthly Social Security stipend would not have changed her situation.
Arts Council Oklahoma City is encouraging art in schools to help teach science and math.
Streets improving Do you find the nearly 8,100 miles of roads in Oklahoma City to be of good quality? If you do, then you’re in the minority. Survey results from the city’s public works department show that just 35 percent of city residents are satisfied with the condition of local streets. However, that’s just a…