If we want to maintain our high-quality teachers and pull more high-performing teachers from other states, we’re going to have to make an investment in our teachers and pay them more than all neighboring states. In doing so, Oklahoma legislators will publicly demonstrate that the sooner state values its teachers.
August 12, 2019
Families who are new to the district or have moved over the summer should complete their child’s enrollment before the school year begins on Wednesday, Aug. 21. Students who will be four years old on or before Sept. 1 are eligible to enroll in pre-kindergarten, and the district still has seats available at 30 schools.
If you know anything about Jerica Wortham, you’ll recognize that she’s a socialite. She’s a Tulsa native-born, Booker T. Washington alum, ebony wearing, Cinderella-Esque and spoken word beauty, who puts the vibe into why Tulsa’s becoming a more vibrantly-inclusive and attractive city to live in.