Oklahoma

SC3 works with the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) to improve educational outcomes for around 659,000 K-12 students in over 600 districts and nearly 1790 schools in the state. This state portal contains highlighted project stories, selected state initiatives, state data sources, state coordinating council (SCC) members, projects and services, and news items tailored specifically for Oklahoma.

Selected State Initiatives

A-F Grading System

This OSDE website provides information on its school grading system.

ESEA Flexibility Request

This OSDE website provides information on its ESEA Flexibility request submitted to the U.S. Department of Education.

Indian Education

This OSDE website provides information on its Indian Education initiative.

Oklahoma C3 Standards

This OSDE website provides information on its priority academic student skills and Common Core State Standards under the umbrella of all state standards entitled Oklahoma C3 Standards - College, Career, and Citizen ready.

Oklahoma Teacher & Leader Effectiveness (TLE)

This OSDE website provides information and resources on its teacher and leader effectiveness system.

Oklahoma Tiered Intervention System of Support (OTISS)

This OSDE website provides information and resources on its tiered intervention system of support.

Reading and Literacy

This OSDE website provides information and resources on its reading and literacy initiative.

REAC3H: Regional Educators Advancing College, Career, and Citizenship readiness Higher

This OSDE website provides information and resources on its educator network aimed at advancing college and career readiness.

School Improvement Grant Program

This OSDE website provides Oklahoma districts and schools information on its School Improvement Grant program.

State Coordinating Council

SC3 works with OSDE on projects and services defined in cooperation with the SC3 Oklahoma SCC. The Council works to identify Oklahoma's priorities and changing educational needs. OSDE leadership meets regularly with SC3 staff members, partners, and collaborators to maintain the flow of communication and plan technical assistance services.

  • Ms Joy Hofmeister, Oklahoma State Department of Education, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Mr. Matt Holder, Oklahoma State Department of Education, Chief Operations Officer
  • Dr. Cindy Koss, Oklahoma State Department of Education, Deputy State Superintendent of Academic Affairs
  • Dr. Robyn Miller, Oklahoma State Department of Education, Deputy Superintendent of Education
  • Ms Jaycie Smith, Oklahoma State Department of Education, Executive Director of Teacher & Leadership Development

Projects & Services

The Services & Projects for Oklahoma will be updated soon.

News in Focus

New Oklahoma Academic Standards Adopted March 23, 2016

Oklahoma Legislature approved new Oklahoma Academic Standards for English language arts and Mathematics on March 21, 2016.  

Oklahoma Highlighted Project - Native Language Certification Committee July 27, 2014