Category Archives: Education

Future engineers race in Duncan.

DUNCAN, Oklahoma – The annual Duncan Area Youth Engineering Contest hosted by Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation (DAEDF) for 7-12th grade students in the Red River Technology Center school district will take place on Monday, November 14 in ...

Community colleges see increase in STEM enrollment.

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Two-year colleges are seeing a steady increase in enrollment in science, technology, engineering and math programs, The Journal Record reports. This year, more than 1,000 students enrolled in STEM programs at Oklahoma State Univer ...

Tulsa Tech training the workforce of tomorrow.

TULSA, Okla. — According to Oklahoma’s Secretary of Education Natalie Shirley, who recently presented at Tulsa Tech’s Forward 50 Industry Exchange Conference, Oklahoma has nearly 85,000 unfilled jobs currently. Tulsa Tech is increasingly finding inn ...

Oklahoma grads match up well to the job market.

OKLAHOMA CITY — The degrees conferred most by Oklahoma’s 25 public colleges and universities align nicely with the job market, NewsOK reported. Most popular, at 17 percent, are degrees in business management fields such as accounting, finance and ...

Robotics skills take Tahlequah kids to the White House.

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Four 12- and 13-year-old schoolchildren from Tahlequah are headed to the White House to show the President the robot they built. The Woodall Public Schools’s Cybercats Robotics Team is competing today at the White House Scienc ...