If you’d like to know who it is that helped write the new Oklahoma Academic Standards, take a look (and listen!) at these Podcast on Your Plan episodes produced by Josh Flores, the Director of Secondary English Language Arts with the Oklahoma State Department of Education. Podcast On Your Plan episode 13 with Dr. Julianna […]
Perhaps this (tongue-in-cheek) animation will help you understand why profiteering, I mean privatizing, schools (aka school vouchers, educations savings accounts) is such a swell idea. Seriously though, we must consider how privatization will affect the most vulnerable of our students, particularly in light of SB 1187, the School District Empowerment Program bill, which has been […]
Moore Public Schools teachers break their silence on what it means to be a teacher. If you want to understand where teachers are coming from, you must watch.
I teach in higher education, and have since I started graduate school in 2008. Since graduating, I have taught as an Adjunct at The University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma City University.
Note: The damaging legislation that has been proposed this legislative session (and in the past) have made it abundantly clear that Oklahoma needs legislators who understand how public schools work. The best people to fill these shoes are educators themselves. This series highlights classroom teachers who are running for office this year. Mickey Dollens is running for the House in […]