Tomorrow's Workforce is in Today's Classrooms

Welcome to Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative

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Our Mission:

To engage business leaders in the development of education policies that will match our K-12 education system to the needs of tomorrow's workforce.

Vision:

To be the voice of business ensuring the success of Oklahoma students by connecting education outcomes to Oklahoma's economy and the needs of employers.

Core Beliefs:

  • We believe that the future prosperity of Oklahoma's economy depends upon the development of today's students.
  • We believe business leaders should learn, unite and engage to be a strong champion for excellence in Oklahoma schools.
  • We believe that education policies connected to outcomes that meet the needs of employers will give Oklahoma's students a better chance to succeed in tomorrow's workforce.
  • We believe Oklahoma's students deserve an education system that prepares them for their future and free market principles like competition and accountability will build this system.
  • We believe education should inspire students, enhance creativity and provide a strong foundation in knowledge by being student-centered, student-paced and focused on critical thinking.