Emergency teachers failing to finish

School buses line up in the westbound lane of 10th Street to pick up students at Willard Grade Center. Records indicate a growing number of emergency certified teachers are dropping out of school and failing to complete a state program that allows them to become trained and licensed educators.

Chief Photographer

Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.