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OKG Newsletter

Topic: charter school

‘Education as a common good’


Jason Reese
The good news: I smile every time I drive past the charter school near my house on the way to drop off my eldest child at our parochial school. The bad news: Not everyone in our state, or even our city, has the ability to choose either of those options. That is why I want to insist that our state and local governments move further and faster in expanding school choice.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Time out


Gazette staff
A former assistant state schools superintendent may be getting more than after-school detention after a report by State Auditor Gary Jones turned up some alleged discrepancies.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

School's out, and over

A charter school in northeast Oklahoma City is forced to close amid concerns about poor test scores and financial mismanagement.


Tim Farley
With a 6-2 vote by the Oklahoma City Board of Education last week, Marcus Garvey Leadership Academy became the state’s first charter school to shut down involuntarily.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013