Education issues in Oklahoma City

John Marshall Hallway at class change

Enduring enterprise – John Marshall Mid-High

The talk sometimes heard around some young parents in the city’s core is that Oklahoma City Public Schools are great in the elementary years....
Katie Alsup geography enterprise

Enduring enterprise – Belle Isle Middle School

This is the second report in our series on OKCPS enterprise schools. If you haven’t already read it, the intro and background information for the...
John Marshall enterprise

Enduring enterprise – a third way

Enterprise schools are a third way in an environment where arguments often center on the binary options of traditional versus charter schools. Tuesday Oklahoma City...
Senior Walk

“Senior Walk” tradition inspires younger students at Millwood

Each year seniors go through one more ritual earlier in the day before the graduation ceremony at Millwood Public Schools. It’s called the “senior...
Mark Mann, Dist 4, OKCPS Bd - 1

Mark Mann sworn to OKCPS board as least-known member

Mark Mann was sworn in to the open District 4 seat on the Oklahoma City Public Schools board in a special meeting Saturday. “Parental involvement...
Madison Wingate, TOY

Madison Wingate is OKCPS Teacher of the Year

Madison Wingate received the Teacher of the Year award Tuesday at the 2017 Stars of Education Award celebration. She is a Pre-Kindergarten teacher at Pierce...

Douglass dance teaches more than dance moves

“Create and collaborate” are among the objectives for the day posted in Maria Krey Gibson’s Fusion dance class at Frederick A. Douglass mid-high. The east-side...
Changing the vote board

A new day for OKCPS board and constituents

Monday night’s three-hour meeting may have been a sign of new things to come for the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education. “It was...

Budd prepares to take OKCPS board seat

Rebecca Budd was the winner in Tuesday’s run-off race for the office No. 2 seat on the Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education....

Lewis – Money can’t compete with connections

Tuesday’s run off races for Oklahoma City Public Schools board of education chair showed that ongoing connections with common people have become the most...

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