The less educated Black students are the higher-probability they will have at ending up in an Oklahoma prison.
‘One of the most un-American things I’ve seen in my life.’ Oklahoma bill would strip teachers of union rights
Oklahoma House Bill 2214 would make it illegal for any individual school, school district or board of education to approve teachers engaging in a walkout. Any teachers who did participate in a walkout would lose their wages and would have their state license “permanently revoked”.
“Previous research has also shown positive short-term causal impact of black students having black teachers, in which their end-of-year test scores were higher than black students who didn’t have a black teacher,” a study found.
By closing schools that are not being optimally utilized and pulling resources together such as reading specialists, counselors and therapists, and highly certified teachers, students in the district will have access to additional instruction as well as social and emotional support
By: Nate Morris, senior editor TULSA, OK – For nearly ninety minutes, a packed room at the Tulsa Public Schools Education Service Center sat at rapt attention as speaker after speaker approached […]
In such a crucial time, how does a youth learn?: Through repetitive action of repeating something over and over and over and over until finally, it becomes their, own, thoughts — learned behaviors.
“Because of these experiences, your eyes are opened up. The immense challenges we face as a city that can sometimes make you feel helpless now become something you feel passionate about,”