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Lawton Educators Named to Hall of Fame

The Oklahoma Higher Education Heritage Society recently announced this year's inductees into the Oklahoma Higher Education Hall of Fame, and two Lawtonians - Dr. Bill W. Burgess, Jr. and Dr. Don C. Davis - are among the class of 2012.

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Should Kids Go to School Year-Round? — Survey of the Day

The two-and-a-half-month summer vacation that kids get was a mid-19th century compromise between rural school districts, which had children who needed to help out on the family farm, and urban districts, which often dealt with extreme heat in the summer.

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Can Too Much Homework Lead to Bad Grades?

It may seem like summer’s just begun, but parents are already focused on the upcoming school year — and some are even encouraging their kids to study now and get a head-start on all the work ahead.

But does all that extra time with the books pay off?

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Category: Education, Kids
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School Bans ‘God Bless the USA’ From Kindergarten Graduation, Lee Greenwood Reacts

How young is too young to sing Lee Greenwood‘s patriotic anthem ‘Proud to Be an American’? According to PS90 principal Greta Hawkins, the country classic is not “age appropriate” to be performed during the Brooklyn, N.Y. elementary school’s kindergarten graduation. 

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Principal Causes Uproar By Banning Kindergarteners from Singing ‘God Bless the USA’ at Graduation

The principal at a Coney Island, NY elementary school is under fire from both parents and some members of the community after she banned the kids from singing Lee Greenwood’s patriotic anthem ‘God Bless the USA’ at a kindergarten graduation.

But you won’t believe what she says they can sing.

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Katie Burk of Sterling High School Named High School Counselor of the Year

The Oklahoma School Counselors Association recently announced it's School Counselors of the Year, and Sterling High School's Katie Burk was named High School Counselor of the Year.

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KLAW Congratulates Graduates – Of All Ages!

Schools all over Southwest Oklahoma have been promoting students from Elementary Schools to Middle Schools, and Middle Schools to Secondary Schools and Graduating Seniors. 

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KLAW Salutes Seniors With Messages From Family!

Graduations of all levels of school are happening all over Southwest Oklahoma.  My friend Taira's son graduated from High School just two nights ago.  She was a basket case, and had been crying for a week.  Believe me, I know just exactly how she felt! 

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What Are the 10 Best High Schools in America?

US News & World Report has released its list of the best high schools in America, teaming up with the Washington, DC-based American Institutes for Research (AIR), one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world.

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Texas School Has Been Misspelling Its Own Name for Nearly Nine Years

An elementary school in Forth Worth, Texas, is finally correcting its name after having misspelled it for nearly nine years. Oops! That can’t bode well for literacy rates.

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If You’re an American, There’s a Good Chance You Would Fail a Citizenship Test

Nearly a third of Americans would get a big fat “F” on a citizenship test, according to a new study. The lack of knowledge mostly pertains to civics questions.

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Heartbreaking Video Of Autistic Boy Bullied By Teacher Outrages The Nation! [VIDEO]

The internet is filled with cute videos that will warm your heart and funny videos that will make you laugh until you cry. And then there is this video that will make you angry and make you cry.

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