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Weekly Resource Email: April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020   ImpactTulsa Partners and Community Members,     We are continually working with partners to compile and align resources, and we sincerely thank all who contributed information and updates. If you have a resource to share or are releasing news updates, please email us at info@impacttulsa.com so we can add your information...

Weekly Resource Email: April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020   ImpactTulsa Partners and Community Members, Tulsa County has changed as we are changed by COVID-19 in ways seen and unseen--what hasn’t changed is our ability to adapt. For over a month, we’ve seen parents finding innovative ways to celebrate seniors and birthdays. We’ve seen learning happening...

Weekly Resource Email: April 16, 2020

April 16, 2020   ImpactTulsa Partners and Community Members, Across Tulsa County, school districts, organizations, agencies, places of faith and restaurants are joining together to feed thousands of families each week. One family mentioned how school lunch pickup is a highlight of their day, and how that small...

Weekly Resource Email: April 9, 2020

April 9, 2020 ImpactTulsa Partners and Community Members,   This week, public schools in Tulsa County launched distance learning. Building and launching these initiatives took a lot of planning and coordination with district leaders, school administrators, teachers, parents, caregivers and guardians. Thank you all for the work you’re...

ImpactTulsa March 2020 Monthly Newsletter

ImpactTulsa Joins Area Schools in Taking Preventative Measures Against COVID-19   A video update from ImpactTulsa Executive Director Carlisha Williams Bradley on the State School Board's decision to move to remote learning and how ImpactTulsa is supporting schools and community organizations at this time. [vc_separator type="normal" position="left" color="" border_style="solid"...

Carlisha Williams Bradley of ImpactTulsa: ‘Access to high-quality education for all students is one of the greatest civil rights issues’

1. Can you explain ImpactTulsa and the work you do?   ImpactTulsa is a collective impact organization that works with school districts, nonprofit organizations, businesses and civic leaders in support of a high-quality education for all students. We do this by measuring what matters, sharing best practices...

City Council to vote on truancy resolution

TULSA, Okla. -- The Tulsa City Council will vote on a proposed resolution to combat truancy at area schools Wednesday evening.   It’s not the first time the council has tackled the issue. When Tulsa Public Schools rejected the council’s first proposal, councilors went back to the...