A few weeks ago, Hyman Molett would walk out of Webster Middle School with limited options about how to spend the rest of his day. Now the eighth-grader gets to
This research brief from the National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development explores how emotions and relationships drive learning and are a fundamental part of how our brains develop.
Kids in need received a special Thanksgiving celebration in Tulsa on Tuesday. Read More >
Three New Briefs Show City Afterschool, Summer Investments Improve Workforce Development, College and Career Readiness
In three just-released briefs, NLC outlines how city leaders can leverage afterschool and summer learning programs as strategies to improve public safety, workforce development, and college and career readiness in
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.