Green Country schools participating in walkouts to support teachers

Posted at 3:53 PM, Mar 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-15 05:17:44-04

Many Green Country area school districts are planning to support teachers who plan to walkout on April 2 to protest low pay and a lack of education funding.

These are the local school districts who voted to shut down in the event of a statewide teacher walkout:

  • Bartlesville
  • Broken Arrow
  • Checotah 
  • Claremore
  • Coweta
  • Eufaula 
  • Fort Gibson
  • Mannford
  • McAlester
  • Muskogee
  • Oologah
  • Owasso
  • Salina
  • Sapulpa
  • Skiatook
  • Tahlequah
  • Tulsa Public Schools
  • Union
  • Wagoner

Several other school districts will meet this week to vote on closing for a walkout. They include:

  • Bixby (BOE Meeting on 3/15 at 6 p.m.)
  • Jenks  (BOE Meeting on 3/15 at 11 a.m.)
  • Okmulgee
  • Pawhuska 
  • Sand Springs  (BOE Meeting on 3/15 at 7 p.m.)

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