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Curious George's Recycling Challenge (Ages 4 & under)

Curious George's Recycling Challenge (Ages 4 & under)

In this activity, you can introduce children to the simple principles of identifying and sorting materials for recycling while you talk to them about the benefits of recycling.

Nature Cat's Soaring Seeds (Ages 5-7)

Nature Cat's Soaring Seeds (Ages 5-7)

Nature Cat can’t wait to get outside for a day of backyard nature excursions and bravery! Today he would like to find all of the different ways that seeds travel!

Jet's Rocket (Ages 8-9)

Jet's Rocket (Ages 8-9)

Jet explores the solar system and the effects it has on the science of our planet. Help Jet demonstrate the power of the rocket by making one with items found here on Earth.

Phonics and Fluency (Professional Development)

Phonics and Fluency (Professional Development)

This presentation provides a brief background of basic literacy foundations to demonstrate why focusing on phonics and fluency assist children in the classroom.

STEM in Early Childhood (Professional Development)

STEM in Early Childhood (Professional Development)

STEM lessons can be accomplished through the use of a ruler, an iPad, a magnifying glass, digital cameras, beakers and vials and of course computers.

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O.U. is Cutting Its Budget

Posted by Bob Sands on

$20-million is being cut from the budget of the University of Oklahoma. The cuts will be achieved by early retirement buyouts for faculty and staff which will impact about 400 people. Other positions will be eliminated and department budgets cuts will include decreases in purchases and travel.

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Civil War History-Inspired Digital Series Debuts January 15 on PBS LearningMedia

Posted by Cassie Gage on

With the highly anticipated premiere of the new Civil War-era drama series MERCY STREET this Sunday, January 17 at 10 p.m. ET on PBS stations, PBS LearningMedia announced today the introduction of a special collection of videos from the PBS Digital Studios series THE GOOD STUFF.

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New Penny Sales Tax for Education Vote Gets the Green Light

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The state Supreme Court rules that O.U. President David Boren's plan for a vote on a penny sales tax hike to fund common education can be put to a statewide vote. The high court rejected claims the measure combined multiple subjects into a single vote. OCPA a conservative think tank had opposed the measure. Backers says it will generate $615-million dollars a year for education.

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