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OKG Newsletter

Topic: pledge

To pledge, or not to pledge


Gazette staff
Remember in school when you would stand up with your classmates and recite the Pledge of Allegiance each morning? And remember how, especially by high school, some who wanted to stay seated and abstain from the pledge didn’t get in trouble?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Mandating the Pledge of Allegiance


Adam Soltani
On Feb. 17, two bills that would require the daily recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools in our state cleared the Oklahoma Senate Education Committee. Senate Bills 1143 and 1500 change this from a provision of authorization to one of requirement; however, students may refrain if they desire.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014


We need to fund our learning initiatives

Letters to the Editor

Chadwick Cox
In reading State Superintendent of Public Instruction for Oklahoma Janet Barresi’s commentary in the Gazette (“Reading skills are a must,” March 24), I found several items of agreement.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014