Download and review the new Oklahoma Academic Standards, now available from the Oklahoma State Department of Education. The new standard will be presented to the Oklahoma State Board of Education at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28. Once approved, they'll be presented to the Oklahoma State Legislature on Feb. 2. Teachers, please review the standards and contact your legislators.
OKLAHOMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION STATE SUPERINTENDENT JOY HOFMEISTER
Also, while you're waiting for your printer to spit out all 109 pages of these standards, you can watch Josh Flores, our fearless secondary ELA leader at the OSDE, give us an overview:
I am a secondary English Language Arts teacher, a University of Oklahoma student working on my Master's of Education in Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum with an concentration in English Education, and a NBPTS candidate. I am constantly seeking ways to amplify my students' voices and choices.