“It’s clear as the chief executive officer of an organization and needing to be fiscally responsible to Tulsans who fund our public schools that it’s important that we’re doing things that are financially smart. I have that obligation.”
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The antidote to the economic divide and a return to shared prosperity is a universally available, high-quality public education.
It took nearly 250 years and a bloody Civil War for slavery in America to end, and if we don’t make education equity our top national priority it will take another 250 years (and perhaps bloody riots and street wars) to bring socioeconomic liberty and justice to African-American communities.
Song recollects the destruction of Black Wall Street during the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921.
The district will hold its Team Tulsa Career Fair on Saturday, April 6 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Jim Sellers Fieldhouse at Edison Preparatory School (2906 E. 41st St.).
The district is looking for sites such as summer camps, neighborhood play and learn groups, community or church activity groups within the Tulsa Public Schools district boundaries that would like to partner with the district by handing out meals to Summer Café participants.
A 45-year-old white woman was arrested by the Norman, OK, police in connection with the racist vandalism which took place at the Cleveland County Democratic Party headquarters.