We would like to set the record straight on a few issues raised by Americans for Prosperity’s Robert Aery, which echo earlier statements by the editorial board of The Daily Disappointment Oklahoman. The state now faces a $1.3 billion budget shortfall, largely due to falling tax revenues from lower oil prices. FALSE. The budget shortfall is […]
This does not surprise us, considering the recent rhetoric claiming that public schools are evil coming from some lawmakers. Perhaps are recent budget cuts are what is needed for Christians to wake up and wise up. After all, the Good Book does say: The mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is […]
This legislative season has made it abundantly clear that it is not only our jobs to education our state’s children, but our legislators as well. Rep. Mark McBride, R-Moore, made it clear to a group of educators that representatives and senators need us to contact them about education-related issues so that they know where we […]
While it’s important to convince people that public education is worth saving — it’s even more important to support and thank those who are already in the trenches with us. With that thought in mind, we are crafting a series of question and answer articles on public educators who are either already in the Oklahoma […]
Oklahoma parents and educators are hosting an I Support Public Education rally Tuesday and Wednesday at the State Capitol. Click here for more details on the event.