State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister has announced that she will propose a Continuous Learning Plan to the State Board of Education this week to complete the school year for Oklahoma students without reopening school buildings during the global pandemic. While the education of schoolchildren will resume with distance learning, there will not be traditional, in-person instruction or extracurricular activities, instead following critical safety guidance from the Centers for Disease Control with regard to social distancing for students, staff and school families.
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A Clinton man was critically injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday morning on Interstate 40.
A Weatherford man is accused of having his truck taken and set ablaze in an apparent attempt to get out of making loan payments.
The Oklahoma Insurance Department (OlD) issued a bulletin this week to all health insurance companies and health maintenance organizations operating in Oklahoma to waive the costs associated with testing for the diagnosis of COVID-19. Additionall~ OIDisrequesting companies to be proactive in their communications to consumers regarding all medically necessary covered health care services and deliver accurate information about COVID-19 to ensure consumers are aware of their available benefits during a public health crisis.
State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister is asking school leaders statewide to help hospitals and nursing homes by donating desperately needed items such as hand sanitizer, masks and disinfecting wipes.
The Clinton Board of Education has announced that their choice for the new superintendent is Tyler Bridges, former Clinton Assistant Superintendent (2013-2017), effective July 1st.