Legislators warm to teacher walkout

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – As more districts endorse the Oklahoma Education Association’s walkout plan and teachers continue organizing on social media, the push seems to be gaining a foothold in the Legislature. In a special meeting ...

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SW Oklahoma Educators Unite

K W Hillis The Lawton Constitution LPS board voices support for walkout The Lawton Board of Education received a standing ovation after they approved a statement of support for educators if a walkout occurs on April 2, if the state ...

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Bill would let distillers sell direct to consumers (access required)

By: Molly M. Fleming The Journal Record TULSA – OK Distilling Co. founder and owner Hunter Stone Gambill is neighbors with Cabin Boys Breweryand Marshall Brewing Co. He watches people visit the breweries, learn about the operation, and buy beer on the premises. Breweries were allowed ...

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School revenue rules could change

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma could soon allow its school districts to spend locked ad valorem revenue on teacher pay, but the measures drew criticism from some members who are former educators and from education supporters. ...

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