Kate Barnard was elected to statewide office in Oklahoma before she could vote for herself. She was a young, progressive reformer applying her vision of society to the new state government…and making it stick. She became known as St. Kate to those that benefitted from her policies, but she was thorn in the side to those who sought to use their positions to enrich themselves. Hear the story Oklahoma’s pioneering reformer.
This is Mrs. Carson’s Kindergarten Class at graduation 1970. We learned a lot in her class, but we had no clue how much of herself she was putting into everyday with us! My wife, also a Kindergarten teacher, sent me armed with a few questions to compare my class experience with her present day class. A lot has changed, but one thing hasn’t; I’m still learning from Mrs. Carson!