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Governor Fallin Declares October as Principals Month in Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Serena Watson with CCOSA 405-524-1191 or October 22, 2014 Governor Fallin Declares October as Principals Month in Oklahoma Oklahoma City, OK – October 2014 has been declared “Principals Month” by Executive Order of Governor Mary Fallin.  This is the third year in a row that Governor Fallin has worked with the professional . . . read more

Oct 22, 2014

CCOSA, OSSBA, USSA Statement on Certification of PASS Standards

For Immediate Release October 16, 2014 STATEMENT ON STATE REGENTS CERTIFICATION OF PASS AS COLLEGE AND CAREER READY OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The leaders of the state’s associations representing school board members, school administrators, and suburban school districts responded to the Oklahoma State . . . read more

Oct 16, 2014

CCOSA Responds to Barresi's Attack on Administrators of the Year

For Immediate Release CONTACT: Serena Watson at or 405.524.1191 September 17, 2014 Oklahoma City, OK - Responding to claims offered by outgoing State Superintendent Janet Barresi that disparage Oklahoma’s public school administrators of the year and the process used by CCOSA affiliate . . . read more

Sep 17, 2014

Current Highlights

2015 OAESP Mid-Winter Conference Update!

PRESENTS: 2015 OAESP Mid-Winter Conference ONE DAY ONLY!!! January 29, 2015 Reed Conference Center 5800 Will Rogers Road, Midwest City, OK  73110 | Map | Featuring Keynote Speaker:  Kerry Purcell from the PBS Documentary the Principal Story Convention Hotel: . . . read more

OAESP Member Awards Program Grants

OAESP Members,  Please consider applying for the following grants: Innovative Use of Technology, Member Awards Program and Support for Instructional Improvement Through the Use of Technology which are now posted below.  Due date for the grants is Thursday, December 18, 2014.  All grants will be submitted to a . . . read more

2015 OMLEA Middle Level Conference

 Thursday, February 26 - Friday, February 27, 2015 Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center 6808 South 107th East Avenue Tulsa, OK  74133 Featuring Keynote Speakers  Kim Campbell &  Jack Berckemeyer Online Registration: . . . read more

CCOSA Professional Development Calendar

2014   Tuesday, December 2 CCOSA/OkASBO New Encumbrance/Payroll Clerks and Other Front Office Staff Workshop - Fall CCOSA Office, Oklahoma City Wednesday, December 3 -  Thursday, December 4 New Principals Assistance . . . read more

CCOSA/OkASBO Advanced School Finance

This workshop is helpful to anyone involved in financial management in Oklahoma's schools. All administrators need to know this information on school finance. A packet of useful materials is included for every participant. Topics Include: State Aid Mid-Year Calculation Monitoring Your Budget-Projecting Your . . . read more

Aspiring Principals & Assistant Principals II - Fall Session

Aspiring Principals & Assistant Principals II Presented by CCOSA Professional Development “What is it Really Like to be a Principal?” Expand your previous understanding of the principalship by attending Aspiring Principals II! Workshop Topics Include: Activities, . . . read more

CCOSA/OkASBO New Encumbrance/Payroll Clerks and Other Front Office Staff - Fall 2014

            The fall workshop is designed for new superintendent’s and front office staff  (0 – 3 years’ experience) will address IRS regulations for W-2’s, 1099’s, what the IRS look for in an Audit,  estimate fund balance, and a . . . read more

2014-15 Tulsa Model TLE Training for New Administrators

Tulsa Model TLE Training for New Administrators   This three-day training will cover both Process Training and Calibration Training.  Upon completion of the training, and passing the test, participants will be certified in Tulsa Model Process and Calibration Training, and be familiar with the . . . read more

Dynamic Communications for School Leaders

            Dynamic Communications are a part of a Superintendents daily work.  This workshop will provide participants with ideas for leadership development that can alter the culture and yield improved community and staff understanding of the vision for education in your district. . . . read more

List of Approved Interim Studies for the House and State Senate

Listed below you will find: List of approved House Interim Studies  (pdf format) Studies related to Common Education have been highlighted List of approved Senate Interim Studies (pdf format) Studies related to Common Education have been highlighted You can access the . . . read more

For the People: A New Vision for Public Education in Oklahoma

   Guide (Click on image) Oklahoma’s public schools are full of success stories. We can be proud of our teachers and our students — both where they are and where they’re going. But we also know our public schools must be even better to reach the critical goal of a system that delivers on its . . . read more

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program

Are there students at your school making a difference through volunteering? Recognize their contributions and promote youth volunteerism in your school and community by encouraging them to apply for The 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Now in its 20th year, the program provides your school with an opportunity to celebrate the . . . read more