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Covid-19 Campus Update

Thank you for your continued dedication to our COVID guidelines and the safety of our educators, students, and guests over the last 12 months. We have been steadfast and held the line on our protocols during this time. We’ve watched … Continued

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AEP-PSO Awards Robotics Grant to Tri County Tech’s High School Robotics Team

Published: March 29, 2021 Public Service Company of Oklahoma, a unit of American Electric Power, has awarded a $2,250 grant to the Tri County Tech Foundation’s FIRST FRC robotics team. FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is … Continued

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Role Model Groundbreaking Set to Transform Entire Community

Tri County Tech and The Nowata Boys & Girls Club have announced a partnership to construct a joint-use facility in Nowata to inspire children and adults to achieve their full potential by providing quality youth development services and life-changing learning … Continued

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Accelerated Job Training Returns Hundreds to Higher-Paying Jobs

A local CareerTech center thinks a scholarship program it created with federal coronavirus relief funds has been so successful, it could be a statewide model for getting people into better-paying jobs or back to work in Oklahoma’s most in-demand industries. … Continued

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Tri County Tech Set to Lead the Oklahoma Quality Foundation

The Oklahoma Quality Foundation announced Tri County Tech as the new executive leadership for the nonprofit focused on helping organizations across Oklahoma by inspiring role model performance and results. Affiliated with the prestigious presidential level Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award … Continued

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Tri County Tech names Dr. Tammie Strobel as Superintendent and CEO

Today, Tri County Tech announced that its Board of Education had appointed Dr. Tammie Strobel as Superintendent and Chief Executive Officer effective July 1, 2021. Strobel will replace Lindel Fields, who recently announced he would retire later this year. “During … Continued

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FORTUNE Names Tri County Tech as a 2020 Best Workplaces

FORTUNE named Tri County Tech as one of the 2020 Best Small & Medium Workplaces™, one of two public education institutions in the nation to be awarded with this prestigious recognition and the only in Oklahoma. On behalf of FORTUNE, … Continued

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Skills to Rebuild Tuition-Free Programs Announced | State Partnership

Governor Kevin Stitt today announced a $1 million grant through the CARES Act Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) fund to Tri County Tech of Bartlesville to launch its Skills to Rebuild initiative in partnership with several local employers.

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How to Make Oklahoma’s Economic Comeback Go Faster

As schools across Oklahoma prepare for graduations, students may be finding themselves frustrated at the lack of job prospects in their hometowns and across the nation. Businesses that once were eager to hire are now navigating the fiscal impact of … Continued

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What’s Your Organization’s Culture?

What role does an organization’s culture play in a response to a pandemic? We hadn’t even considered that until we had a conversation with one of our clients, Dr. Tammie Strobel. Tammie is the Deputy Superintendent and Chief Quality Officer … Continued