Did you know April is Poetry Month? I didn’t. If you are looking for ways to incorporate poetry into your class, check out these sites:
http://www.poets.org/national-poetry-month/poster-gallery – free poster promoting poetry month 2015, limited posters from previous years for $5.http://www.edutopia.org/blog/9-mobile-apps-for-poetry-monica-burns– apps for your iPad or Android, some free, some with a small fee
http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactiv es/word-mover-b-30964.html – web-based “magnetic poetry” app with options for different word banks, backgrounds, and colors. (Hint: this is only one of the many educational tools available from “readwritethink”.
A collection of Oklahoma education-related news of the week.
Learn the latest on how oil is affecting gross production taxes.
We've got good and bad news in the continuing financial picture for Oklahoma. The overall consensus is that the legislative special session has not been as productive s everyone had hoped.
Oklahoma's financial picture is fragmented right now. Hurricane Harvey is wreaking havoc on the commodities markets, and previously established values are not necessarily holding true right now.