January 23, 2020

TPS Indian Education Office Projects Decreasing Number Of Teachers Next Year

Author: Amy Slanchik

The Indian Education program at Tulsa Public Schools expects to lose some of its certified teachers in the next fiscal year.
Superintendent Deborah Gist was clear Tuesday night when she said no decisions have been made about cuts at the Indian Education program.
Right now, TPS has seven Indian Education resource advisors. Each is a certified teacher who does things like run Native American clubs, lead cultural activities and teach Native American literature, among other things.
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