Higher Education

Civil-rights complaint filed over Oklahoma colleges’ discrimination

A newly filed federal civil-rights complaint accuses 12 Oklahoma colleges of sponsoring academic programs that discriminate on the basis of race.

Ray Carter
November 8, 2022
Higher Education

Professor says OU groupthink undermines excellence

The ideological groupthink and pressure tactics that prevail at many state-funded universities ultimately undermine the purpose of education and highlight the need for reform, according to a professor who has examined the problem.

Ray Carter
October 26, 2022
Higher Education

CRT in OU teacher training

Oklahoma needs a range of new measures to ensure transparency in the training and licensure of its teachers and administrators, to find out just how much CRT is already in the state.

David Randall, Ph.D.
October 17, 2022
Education, Higher Education

Groups say reforms could attract teachers, reduce leftist influence

Policy groups from across the nation are calling for reforms to state teacher-licensure processes to increase the number of qualified candidates and reduce the control of left-wing ideologues over access to the teaching profession.

Ray Carter
October 13, 2022
Higher Education

Critical theory generates real harm, Oklahoma physician warns

As the principles of critical theories—which includes Critical Race Theory, among others—have seeped out of academic settings in colleges and into workplaces and public-school classrooms, the real-world harm generated by those theories’ implementation is becoming apparent, said a local speaker who has focused on the issue.

Ray Carter
October 7, 2022
Higher Education

UCO: broke and still digging

The University of Central Oklahoma is laying off faculty and cutting programs due to declining enrollment and chronic mismanagement, but still wastes time on conference content focused on DEI.

Trent England
October 7, 2022
Higher Education

UCO hosts DEI indoctrination

Yesterday, the University of Central Oklahoma canceled some classes and directed those students to a conference featuring an advocate of “Critical Race Theory,” or CRT.

Staff
October 4, 2022