Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Education

Education issues in Oklahoma City

Aspasia Carlson, Principal John Marshall Mid-High

Okla Principal of Year to represent U.S. at conference

So far, it’s been a productive year for John Marshall Principal Aspasia Carlson. She was chosen Oklahoma Principal of the Year in March. If you...
OKCPS board 6-12-17

LGBTQ resolution passed by OKCPS board

Oklahoma City Public Schools Board of Education passed a ground-breaking resolution Monday night vowing “unwavering support” for “lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer" students and...
OKCPS administration building - west exposure

After 62 years, OKCPS admins leaving historic building

After close to a decade of discussion, Oklahoma City Public Schools administrators are finally leaving their crumbling 96-year-old administration building at 900 N. Klein. The...
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...
warm-ups

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...