Fall Tutor Training

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OIC Offers Fall Tutor Training – Help An Adult Learn to Read

OIC announces Fall Tutor training beginning the three-part training on August 19, 2017.  Training is for those who want to be trained to work with non- and low-level adult readers, or help those who want to improve their English language skills. According to the United National Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, “Literacy is the ability […]

Evening GED

August 1 through  November 16th  FALL Evening GED Class 4:30 – 7:30 pm (Class Mon-Tues-Thurs) Location: OIC of Oklahoma County Cost:  $40 per month Study for all 5 subtests of the HiSET exam of the high school equivalency exam. Instructor-driven! 3-nights / wk available Easy, central location Test onsite for the HiSET exam Register online or […]

OIC Reunion

July 22 OIC Family Reunion 7:30 pm Taft Stadium,  2501 N May Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73107 Oklahoma City, OK Calling all past and present students/alumni, staff, board members, volunteers, and families to join in on the fun as we introduce a new generation of OIC excellence and celebrate 51 years of OIC history.  Join us […]

OIC Begins Evening GED Prep and The ACT Prep 

Opportunities Industrialization Center of Oklahoma County, Inc. (OIC) is pleased to offer several new learning opportunities to the Oklahoma City metro area.  Executive Director DesJean Jones states, “We are thrilled to offer the local community these classes. OIC is located in central Oklahoma City, near the State Capitol for easy access from all areas of […]

OIC Health Literacy

OIC’s Health Literacy program is provided to the community through a grant from the Oklahoma Department of Libraries.   Funding was made possible by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

OIC Receives Multiple Grant Awards

OIC has been selected as the 2017 recipient of several grant awards including the OU Big Event, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, and the Dollar General Foundation. The OU BigEvent award will fund supplies for OIC’s Community Garden project.  A component of the OIC Health Literacy Program, the project helps to educate OIC students on the […]

OIC Officially Welcomes New Executive Director, DesJean Jones

The OIC Family is excited to officially announce the appointment of DesJean Peyton Jones as the new Executive Director of the agency. Jones has served as Interim Director since December 2016 with the retirement of Patricia Kelly, who served in the ED position for 25 years. DesJean brings to the nonprofit agency a background in […]

Talking with Your Doctor

January 23, 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30. Join us at OIC.  This interactive workshop will teach participants how to communicate more effectively with healthcare professionals.  Instructors will discuss the healthcare system and provide skills for a more positive interaction between patients, caregivers and healthcare providers. WHO THIS IS FOR This class is designed for individuals […]