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Adverse childhood experiences have negative impact on students

March 11, 2018

We must teach our community about resiliency from adverse childhood experiences before transcendence is possible.

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Educators should be talking about kids, not guns

February 25, 2018

Educators and education leaders should be spending their time talking about kids; how to make them successful, how to meet their educational needs, how to understand and help fulfill their hopes and dreams.

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Leadership matters in Oklahoma City schools

February 12, 2018

Being a superintendent is a very difficult job anywhere, but large urban districts have many additional challenges.

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Donates $10,000 for English Language Learning in Oklahoma City Public Schools

February 05, 2018

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma has donated $10,000 to the Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools to support three English learning programs.

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Mary Mélon Releases Statement on Aurora Lora’s Resignation

January 30, 2018

Mary Mélon, President and CEO of The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools, released the following statement in response to Aurora Lora's announced resignation.

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ReadOKC having impact on students

January 28, 2018

ReadOKC is proving that focused efforts promoting reading are making a difference for Oklahoma City Public Schools students.

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Building on 2017's Success in 2018

January 15, 2018

These are our schools. These are our kids. This is our city.

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  • 2019 OKCPS Teacher of the Year - Christina Kirk
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  • Christina Kirk | Rogers Middle School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Katie Alsup | Belle Isle Enterprise Middle School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Julio Fajardo | Capitol Hill Elementary School | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Monica Green-Griffin | Hillcrest Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Amanda Girdler | Kaiser Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Debra Cox | Buchanan Elementary | Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • Tara Bassett | Oklahoma Centennial Mid-High School | Teacher of the Year Finalist