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Oklahoma Teacher shortage

Posted by Bob Sands on

The state Department of Education has approved more than 800 emergency teaching certificates to fill classrooms that don't have teachers. The certificates allow people to teach even though they have not completed their own basic higher education and training requirements. Meanwhile the SDE has created a 60 member Teacher Shortage Task Force that is to have final recommendations ready by fall.

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Railroad Crossing Safety

Posted by Steve Bennett on

State officials begin 100 million dollar initiative to improve railroad crossing safety.

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