Oklahoma Senate approves education bills

Teacher pay, teacher recruitment, reducing administrative costs among measures

Oklahoma Senate approves education bills

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Senate on Wednesday approved several education related bills, including measures that address teacher pay, teacher recruitment, and the reduction of administrative costs, among other issues.

Cheryl Osborne receives Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship

Students from Meridian Technology Center recently received the Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship from the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education. From left to right are Lindsey Thompson, Janey Gambill, Nicki Wickline, Cheryl Osborne, Rebeca Yohouza, Candice Daniels, Dallas Camren, Brenna Anson and James Hammack.

Cheryl Osborne receives Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship

STILLWATER, Okla. – The Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education recently awarded 10 students from Meridian Technology Center the Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship.

Michael Bartels excelling in MTC masonry program

Guthrie student Michael Bartels touches up mortar that he used to repair a stone pillar at Meridian Technology Center.

Michael Bartels excelling in MTC masonry program

Masonry students at Meridian Technology Center have been putting their skills to work repairing a damaged stone pillar on the school’s campus. Students in the Masonry program learn the basics of masonry while working on residential and commercial construction projects in addition to landscape and outdoor living spaces. From left to right are Noah Hinkle, […]

Meridian Technology Center to host new student open house

Students and parents invited to explore career and technology education options. Pictured: Guthrie student Kaytlyn Barnett prepares a petri dish in the Biomedical Sciences Program at Meridian Technology Center. Prospective students and their parents are invited to tour Meridian’s campus on January 26 for the New Student and Parent Open House event.

Meridian Technology Center to host new student open house

STILLWATER, Okla. – Students interested gaining a competitive advantage for college or their career are invited to attend the upcoming Meridian Technology Center New Student and Parent Open House.

High school juniors can take ACT or SAT free under SDE program 

High school juniors can take ACT or SAT free under SDE program 

OKLAHOMA CITY – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced today that Oklahoma public school districts will have the opportunity this year to choose whether their 11th-grade students can take the ACT or the SAT college-entrance exam free of charge. This initiative is an extension of a 2015-2016 pilot program widely embraced across the […]