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Online Adult Instructor (GED/HSE)

By Blair L | Mar 11, 2021

POSITION SUMMARY:   Team teaches reading, spelling, writing and mathematics to adult learners at varied academic levels. Must be able to integrate the use of technology into the lessons, as well as utilize a wide range of curriculum resources. Position is in person and virtual (blended learning environment). DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Designs and adapts the course…

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Adult Instructor (GED/HSE)

By Blair L | Mar 11, 2021

POSITION SUMMARY:   Team teaches reading, spelling, writing and mathematics to adult learners at varied academic levels. Must be able to integrate the use of technology into the lessons, as well as utilize a wide range of curriculum resources. Position is in person and virtual (blended learning environment). DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Designs and adapts the course…

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Couch Potato – Who? Me?

By Blair L | Feb 18, 2021

What are you doing now?  Right now?  Most of us are stuck at home while the snow is still falling, trying to stay warm.  We won’t even mention how bored our kids are.  It’s easy to not be active when we are housebound because of our insane Oklahoma weather.  That is not good for our…

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OIC BUSINESS ACADEMY LAUNCHES JAN 18th

By Blair L | Jan 13, 2021

Oklahoma City, OK – Opportunities Industrialization Center of Oklahoma County, Inc. (OIC) prepares for the launch of the OIC Business Academy (OIC-BA), funded by the OKC Black Justice Fund. The OIC-BA is designed to teach targeted segments of the population how to start their own businesses with particular emphasis given to those who have been justice-involved, are…

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Celebrating the New Year

By Blair L | Dec 27, 2020

We are out celebrating the holidays and bringing in the New Year. All OIC offices will be closed from December 28th through January 1st. Office will re-open on Monday, January 4th. Happy New Year to you!

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Weather Closure

By Blair L | Dec 15, 2020

OIC will be closed due to inclement weather on Wednesday, December 16, 2020. Please be safe and warm!

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A Personal Breast Cancer Survivor Story

By Blair L | Oct 21, 2020

Breast cancer is something I never thought would touch my life.   It was happening to other people, not me. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and I would like to share my story.  My name is Blair Lanning and I am the Outreach and Recruitment Manager at OIC of Oklahoma County.  I coordinate OIC’s Health…

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OIC Fall Graduation 2020

By Blair L | Oct 11, 2020

Please join us in celebration of our hard working Graduates! We know this is a unique and unprecedented time, and we want to celebrate SAFELY. Thursday, November 12th from 6:30pm–8:30pm City Pres OKC Church  829 NW 13th in Oklahoma City 73106 (1 block west of Shartel off NW 13th)  For your safety: EVERYONE ATTENDING WILL NEED AN…

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OIC RECEIVED DIGITAL INCLUSION GRANT AWARD

By Blair L | Aug 26, 2020

Oklahoma City, OK – The Opportunities Industrialization Center of Oklahoma County, Inc. (OIC), a local non-profit organization, has received the Digital Inclusion Grant Award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Oklahoma Department of Libraries. The Digital Inclusion Award will help OIC expand access to digital services for individuals and groups who need…

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OIC Temporary Closure – Update

By Staff | Mar 29, 2020

In keeping with the Governor’s order for closure of nonessential businesses, OIC’s physical locations will remain closed until Tuesday April 14th. Staff members are working remotely as able and the main switchboard (405.235.2651) is transferred and answered Mon-Fri from 8a to 4p. Upon our expected return to office on Tues Apr 14th, HiSET Testing dates are scheduled for…

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