Quote of the Day 4/28/2014

“Why is it getting harder? My gut tells me that the surrounding states have seen the need to put more money into education and teacher pay. Oklahoma has not taken that step yet.”

-Ken Calhoun, who leads recruiting for Tulsa Public Schools, on why Oklahoma school districts are facing growing teacher shortages and struggling to recruit candidates (Source: http://bit.ly/1pF1oY9)


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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