This past year Oklahoma students, parents, and administrators made more than 1400 nominations for more than 400 teachers. It was tough but we narrowed it down to 7 deserving teachers and took them on an amazing trip to Oklahoma City to watch the Thunder play on February 4th! Read on to meet each of the teachers and their schools and students. Ronda Avila - Owasso Mid-High Jennifer Farley - Owasso 7th Grade Center Carey Hollingshead - Hilldale Elementary Shanna Howe - Jenks High … [Read more...] about Oklahoma’s Best Teachers
Jacob Schellenberg was inspired at the Broken Arrow Chamber’s State of Education Luncheon by keynote speaker Dr. Steve Tiger, TulsaTech's Superintendent and CEO. To better equip YME in it’s mission to provide vocationally engaging work-study programs for young kids, Jacob wanted to hear more about the state of education from a vocational perspective. "While academic learning is invaluable in the educational process," Schellenberg said, "YME is interested in how young hearts will be … [Read more...] about YME Inspired at Broken Arrow Chamber’s “State of Education” Luncheon
Jacob Schellenberg got the message out about YME and this year's Teacher Appreciation drawing on KTUL! If you know a teacher who deserves some love, it's not to late to nominate! Head to our nomination page to show some love to Tulsa's teachers! Here's the interview in case you missed it! … [Read more...] about Watch the Interview with Jacob Schellenberg on KTUL Channel 8
Join Jacob Schellenberg, President and Founder of the YME Foundation, for a LIVE broadcast on Good Day Tulsa this coming Monday! Watch the hour of 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Monday, October 30, 2017. (KTUL Channel 8) We want to see a ton of teachers nominated for this year's Teacher Appreciation 2017, as the YME Foundation takes 7 teachers and three of their friends or family members to a Thunder game — with lots of other really cool gifts from local sponsors. We love our Oklahoma teachers! … [Read more...] about Join Us On Good Morning Tulsa – KTUL Channel 8!
When Jake Schellenberg created the YME foundation and acquired the .com domain, he thought that was all he needed to have an internet presence. After all, everyone was familiar with .coms, and it was the king of domains--right? However, after consulting a marketing agency, Sturmedia, he realized that when looking for a nonprofit, people often trust .org domains over .com domains. So with new information on how to reach the masses with the vision of YME, he set out to acquire the .org … [Read more...] about Acquiring the YME .Org Domain