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Focus must be on moving OKC school district forward

July 31, 2017

What does community support for public education look like?


Partners in Action initiative for schools shows amazing progress

July 17, 2017

Our schools can't do it alone, and many in Oklahoma City have heard this message and answered the call.


Beasleys, Pete White and Thurman White Jr. to be Inducted into The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools’ Wall of Fame

July 06, 2017

Honorees illustrate how education can turn dreams into reality.


How does Oklahoma City Public Schools stop frequent superintendent turnover?

July 02, 2017

OKCPS has had 11 superintendents since 2000. There's one primary reason for this and the community need only look in the mirror to figure it out.


Bilingual Teacher Pipeline Project impacts schools, students

June 19, 2017

The fact that Oklahoma City Public Schools now has the opportunity to keep participants in The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools' Bilingual Teacher Pipeline Project receiving pay and benefits is very good news and worthy of celebration.


Kick Start Your Next DonorsChoose.org Classroom Project

June 08, 2017

Starting on July 1, OKCPS teachers creating new DonorsChoose.org projects will receive a special KICKSTART donation from the Foundation.


Graduates prove hard work, hope will propel them to brighter futures

June 05, 2017

Despite these troubling and tragic times, there are many shining beacons of positivity and hope. Oklahoma City Public Schools just graduated nearly 1,600 students.

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