Revamped School Report Cards Have New Look, Different Focus

School letter-grade report cards are coming back after a two-year hiatus, but with a different focus and some changes in how metrics are calculated. One pending change is a downplaying of the overall letter grade on the report cards to be displayed on the state’s website.

Disappointment Largely Prevails for Teacher Caucus

For politically active teachers and parents, the defeat of gubernatorial candidate Drew Edmondson was the night’s biggest disappointment. But while the teacher caucus wasn’t as successful as supporters had hoped, there were bright spots.

Gathering Place in 360 Video: The Long-Term Benefits of Play

Tulsa’s new riverside park, Gathering Place, isn’t just a fun place to play. The project was meticulously designed to keep kids learning and stimulate brain development in several important ways. Watch a 360-degree video and additional video clips, and read why free play outdoors is beneficial for children.