Three New Briefs Show City Afterschool, Summer Investments Improve Workforce Development, College and Career Readiness
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”401″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text]In three just-released briefs, NLC outlines how city leaders can leverage afterschool and summer learning programs as strategies to improve public safety, workforce
The Tulsa Opera, yoga teachers, magicians and first responders helped after-school providers shift into high gear to provide free, full-day activities for kids during the recent teachers’ strike in Oklahoma.
Many show support by volunteering at sites for students.
‘Thrown together in an emergency,’ Tulsa groups launch massive effort to help kids during teacher walkout
A statewide teacher walkout left thousands of low-income children with nowhere to go and, for those who depend on free school lunches, little to eat this week.
A project to promote and improve integrated learning for Tulsa students kicked off with a well-attended celebration Friday afternoon.