Hofmeister Forms Legal Defense Fund

A legal defense fund has been formed for State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister, who is charged with conspiring to evade campaign finance laws in her 2014 bid for office.

‘Watch-Out’ Forum to Focus on School Choice

Oklahoma Watch will host a public forum on school choice on Tuesday, Feb. 28. The guests will be Jonathan Small, president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs (OCPA), and Alicia Priest, president of the Oklahoma Education Association (OEA).

Higher Ed Leader Pushes for Restoring Most of Large Cuts

Colleges and universities, which took a 16 percent funding hit in the last legislative session, are pushing to have most of that money restored. Chancellor Glen Johnson told lawmakers Friday that a strong higher education system is key to creating good jobs.

Teacher Salaries, by District

New in our Data Center: An interactive table showing the latest minimum and average teacher salaries for school districts across the state – with and without benefits.