Congratulations: you’ve all officially reached “school's out status!” No doubt you have worked hard all year engaging students and collaborating with colleagues, but now it’s time to rest and relax. We know summers are when the real work preparing for next year begins. This is the time to reflect, plan forward and grow professionally. We also know you often spend your time seeking out professional development that is best for your school site. And since we know for Oklahoma’s educators, time for rest and relaxation is short and comes in tiny doses, we’ve compiled a list of free options for you to engage in below this summer!
We all have those people who say, ‘Well, back in my day…’ and then begin to tell you how it was in the good old days or the bad old days. We are working in a unique time and place in Oklahoma history; I believe we have probably seen more changes to budget allocations in the past three years than probably in any three-year period of history. This has truly been a wild ride and not in a fun way.
A collection of Oklahoma education-related news of the week.
Given the expected budget shortfall during the 2016 legislative session and the fact that Oklahoma schools are likely to face a budget decrease,
Two questions: Did you realize that customer service within your schools is everyone's responsibility, not just those sitting in the front office? And did you know that DonorsChoose.org is not the only site you can use to raise money for your classrooms?