The Oklahoma Supplemental Online Course Program (OSOCP)
Valuable information regarding the OSOCP.
No Summer Downtime for T&L!
A run-through of all the opportunies available to our members!
Who Has Access to Your Accounts?
Do you keep track of who has admin rights on your public-facing accounts?
Discussion on the Teacher Pay Raise and Employment Contract Issues
Discussion of 2 topics: teacher pay raise & employement contract issues
Some Pretty Big News in the World of OPSRC PD!
Upcoming offerings during summer and beyond!
Keep Your Social Media Game Going All Summer Long!
Don't forget social media during those summer months!
Teacher Appreciation Week: Prizes Galore for Our Favorite People: Teachers!
Upcoming contests to celebrate our teachers!
Revenue Information for FY19 and End-of-Year Considerations
Revenue information for FY19 and end-of-year considerations for staff.
Let's Get Engaged! Increasing Trust & Transparency Through Communications
Tips to building trust with your community.
Apple & Google Are Releasing New Tablets. How Do I Choose The Right Device?
What you need to know about the new Apple and Google devices.
Preparing Your Personnel Budgets in Light of the Teacher Pay Plan Passage
Latest info on the teacher pay plan passage.
Student Engagement Ideas and Upcoming Webinars
How to engage your students during April and upcoming webinars.
PD: Not Just for Teachers Anymore!
Student-focused PD: the latest in the Communication team's training repetoire!
T&L Has All Your PD Needs Covered!
Creating innovative ways to support administrators, teachers & students is...
Your crisis response plan: don't forget communications
Steps to consider when developing a crisis response plan.
Collaborative PD For the Win!
Collaborate with other districts on your PD events!
G Suite Education - Enterprise Edition
Some exciting news in the world of Google's education suite!
Is Your Facebook Content Being Seen?
Changes in FB's algorithm and what that means for your district page.
Is It Time to Review Your District's Communication Strategy?
Is your communication strategy working?
Governor Fallin's Latest Executive Order
What does Fallin's latest executive order mean for schools?
What's Your District's Social Media Stance?
Do you teach your students to be responsible digital citizens, or do you...
Keeping Students Engaged During Breaks
How do you keep kids learning during breaks?
Contest Time! If You're Thankful and you Know It...
Contest time to celebrate you AND a special teacher who impacted your life!
The Importance of Sharing Clear Information
Honest communication with our patrons and co-workers is hard, it takes time...
Stomping Out October Blues by Connecting with Each Other
We’ve all heard the term “October Blues” time and time again.
New OCR Guidance on Sexual Misconduct
New OCR guidance is available for schools re: sexual misconduct complaints.
Why Doesn't Your School Have a Makerspace?
How can you build a makerspace in your schools?
It's National Bullying Prevention Month: Are You Ready?
Variety of resources to combat bullying.
Preparedness Plans for Immigrant Families
The Immigrant Legal Resource Center recommends that all families have...
Google Greatness to Start the New School Year
I wanted to let you know about some Google-related news!
Student-Focused Communication PD is Here!
We're all familiar with teacher PD. But what about student PD?
Supporting You Through Personalized Learning
The Teaching & Learning team was honored to teach and learn with nearly...
Serving Immigrant Students
Schools should be places for children of any ethnicity or citizenship status...
Here to Serve Your Needs
Members of the T & L team conduct on-site professional development, plan and...
Time to Review Your District Communication Strategy
When was the last time you reviewed the effectiveness of the communication...
New Online Training Platform
So we’ve got a brand new online system that was chosen with scalability in mind.
Improve Your Parent Communications
Engage your parents year round with a variety of tools.
Are You Conveying Accurate Financial Information?
We as educators are probably not doing a sufficient job of giving reporters...
Guest Post: Kahle Wilson, Architect
As architects, we encourage schools to review their emergency plans every year.
The Importance of Information
Make sure you give all employees employment-related materials when they report.
A Teacher's Summer Tech Guide
A few ideas to prep your technology for the coming school year.
Preventing the Summer Social Media Slide
Make use of the summer months by engaging your community on social media.
Important Information on the State Aid Budget
The latest news regarding the State Aid budget.
Personalized Learning Help is Here!
Check out Momentum Schools and learn how your school can get involved!
How Are You Honoring Teachers?
How are you thanking teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week?
Will Google's JamBoard be the SmartBoard Killer?
Last year Google made an announcement about a new product...
HB1846 and State Budget Updates
We are watching one bill that is in the Senate that could affect some schools...
A Couple More RIF Questions & Answers
As more and more schools’ budgets are being further reduced, reductionS...
Change is in the Air
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. - Winston Churchill
Do You Have a Plan in Place For When Reporters Come Calling?
Chances are, you've had reporters contact you about something...
RIF Assistance at Your Fingertips
Some RIFs are quite complex, requiring much thinking through and strategizing.
Navigating School Budgets for the Rest of the Year
We continue facing many difficult issues when it comes to finance.
Guest Post: Four Cures for The Great Recession and Its Eight-Year Hangover
My advice for the new administration.
Ransomware and School Districts
Ransomware is infecting institutions throughout the country, including many...
Are You the Chief Storyteller of Your District?
Never has it been more important for you to be in charge of telling your stories
Launch Month for the T&L Team!
February is a “Launch” month for the Teaching and Learning team...
Catch Up On The Latest Chromebook News
Google made some exciting announcements for Chromebooks in education.
Personalized Learning Event: Empowering Students to Learn
Information about an upcoming, free event about personalized learning.
Renewing Parent Communications
Now is the perfect time to re-engage your parents and keep them active and...
Survey of Your Needs
In my mind this time of the year always brings some reflection.
New Year, New Regulations, Anticipated Decisions
With 2017 now underway, schools face some changes...
Using Google Apps Templates to Make Your Life Easier
I don’t think it’s a secret that I love Google Apps...