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Oklahoma high school students compete in OSU unmanned aircraft invitational

Seven teams of high school or career tech students participated in this year’s Speedfest, an unmanned areal vehicle competition, at Oklahoma State University’s Unmanned Aircraft Flight Station in Stillwater, held April 28-29.

Free Study Guide Developed for "Bully" Movie

Download a free study guide to the film "Bully" and find other resources to help prevent bullying.

Lincoln Essay Contest Winners Announced

Oklahoma Humanities Council honors student and teacher Lincoln Essay Contest winners at recent reception.

Harding Charter Prep Ranked Best High School in the State

U.S. News and World Reports today released its list of best high schools. Topping the list in Oklahoma is Harding Charter Preparatory High School in Oklahoma City. The school was ranked No. 145 in the nation.

Khan Academy Offers Free Math Lessons

Column extolls the virtues of free math online lessons via Khan Academy.

Top 10 Oklahoma Classes Named in Think Through Math's Year-End Blow-Out

Think Through Math, formerly Apangea, names the top 10 Oklahoma classes with the highest average of earned points.

Summer Reading Program Participants Can Win $2,529 College Savings Accounts

The Oklahoma 529 College Savings Plan has partnered with the Oklahoma Department of Libraries to offer two lucky 2012 Summer Reading Program participants the chance to win a $2,529 college savings account. One winner each will be chosen from the Children and Teen programs. Also, the library where the winners entered will each receive $1,000 to go toward its reading programs.

Parent Power Night

Hosted by the Oklahoma State Department of Education as part of the department's Vision 2020 Conference.

When: Monday, June 11, 2012
            6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Where: Cox Convention Center

Click here to register. Registration is FREE!

See flyer below for more information.

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Communications in Agriculture Can be Used to Satisfy Fine Arts or Speech Graduation Credit

The Oklahoma State Board of Education approves students majoring in agriculture who are enrolled in the course, Communications in Agriculture (code 8022), to be able to use the earned credit to satisfy the fine arts or speech competency as a graduation requirement.

Prevent Summer Learning Loss

Ideas to help prevent summer learning loss and get children ready for the return to school.

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