State-wide Materials (political activism, false facts, critical race theory, etc)

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District-level Materials

Oklahoma City Public Schools

Derek Chauvin Verdict as the latest hook for CRT propaganda

CRT-related links provided by Peter Brown, head of Oklahoma City Public Schools Social Studies Department Creating Supportive Learning Environments As young people continue to experience and hear news of ongoing racism and violence against Black, Brown, Asian American, and Indigenous communities, supportive learning environments that center on SEL and equity can help young people and adults to process, heal, and work together to promote collective well-being. As educators, family members …

Oklahoma City Public Schools

Mental health in the dual pandemics of COVID-19 and systemic racism

July 27th & 28th Rising Together: An OKCPS Professional Learning Event BACK TO SCHOOL 2020: MENTAL HEALTH IN THE DUAL PANDEMICS OF COVID-19 & SYSTEMIC RACISM Denique Boxhill, MS, MA, APCC Sitar Mody Scott, MA, AMFT Taquelia Washington, MS, LCSW, PPS LEARNING OBJECTIVES Students, educators, and administrators are experiencing unprecedented impacts from two concurrent pandemics. COVID-19 and Violence against Black and Brown People continue to threaten lives, safety, health, jobs, …

Tulsa Public Schools

Teacher training discusses incorporating social justice into PE, using science the examine 'effects of capitalism'

A recent training program at Tulsa Public Schools (TPS) provided materials advising teachers to incorporate “social justice” into all courses, including subjects such as physical education and math. “When we teach, we either reinforce the oppressive status quo, or we work with students to dismantle it,” the training-program material stated. As an example, the training program suggested that students taking a science class should examine “the effects of capitalism on …