Foundation moves downtown - After years in north Oklahoma City, The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools has moved into its new office in the heart of downtown. The city’s new Arts District Garage opened this year as a creative take on parking. The 10-story parking facility south of city hall is illuminated at night with a variety of... Read more »
Partner with our schools - Few cities have reimagined themselves like Oklahoma City. With an economy challenged by bank failures and oil busts, and a community tested by an act of terror, Oklahoma City found itself 20 years ago at a crossroads and its response resulted in a dramatic renaissance that turned OKC from a sleepy mid American town into... Read more »
Q&A: Putnam Heights principal looks to support teachers and families - Susan Carlsen came into her role as principal of Putnam Heights Elementary four years ago with a playbook. She had previously worked at Putnam Heights for several years as a reading specialist and kept a notebook of ideas on what she might do if she ever became a principal. “I have this notebook I used... Read more »