Legislature provides no new funding; academic work will continue; agency staff meeting June 2; PLAN and EXPLORE changes; get a bachelor's degree for $10,000; Oklahoma CareerTech Summer Conference registration now open; Continuous School Improvement Workshop registration now open; and my schedule for the week.
A devastating storm that killed 25 people, some of those children huddled in the hallways of their school. Now, since the tragedy, parents continue their fight to insure no child will ever again be caught in a school without access to a storm shelter. Meanwhile, subdivisions destroyed by the storm are also slowly being rebuilt using stricter new building codes. But it is the lives of those most affected by the killer storm we are going to focus on today. A group of local filmmakers followed several families chronicling their recovery. It’s a documentary that opened this weekend in the very theater some took shelter in.
Emanuel Perry, an exceptional adult student currently studying in Tulsa Tech’s cosmetology program, is under consideration for one of this year’s Breaking Traditions awards. However, his initial decision to study cosmetology wasn’t determined by his gender, it was built on his desire to have a new career that provided more opportunities for his creative talents.
Transition begins on LMS at the agency; Career development pilot opportunity available; CareerTech garners AP information; The positive impact of studying to be a Baldrige examiner; Educators meet to learn about PLA; CareerTech for Vets will host conference to help educators help veterans; National Technical Honor Society Students receive Poteat Scholarship; Oklahoma CareerTech Foundation Scramble Golf Tournament set; and my schedule for the week.
It’s a busy day at the salon, with dozens of customers getting their hair cut and blown out, having their nails done or just being primped and pampered.
May 31, 2014 marks the one-year anniversary of the EF3 tornado that struck Canadian Valley Technology Center in El Reno. This was the widest tornado in recorded history.