Thank You

Payne relies on generous grants and donations to help underwrite the costs of training for teachers. Here are some of this year's supporters:

  • Sarkeys Foundation
  • Kirkpatrick Family Fund
  • Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma
  • The Merrick Foundation
  • Oklahoma State Department of Education
  • The Oklahoman/Anschutz Foundation
  • Pi Beta Phi Foundation
  • Robert Glenn Rapp Foundation
  • Inasmuch Foundation

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"These workshops are full of wonderful multisensory approaches to help children develop a stronger foundation in Phonemic Awareness. After almost 20 years of teaching, this workshop opened my eyes to many different techniques to help all of my students."

Lisa | Teacher


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Payne Brain Games

4th Annual Brain Games Trivia Night Raises Over $43,000 for Literacy

Payne Education Center would like to extend its sincere thanks to those who participated in Payne Brain Games 2018. With your support, Payne Brain Games 2018 raised over $43,000

The evening was a huge success with over 200 attendees enjoying an evening of spirited trivia competition, emceed by local funny man Spencer Hicks. The funds raised at this event help support Payne's mission to ensure that "No Child Should Struggle to Read."


Payne Brain Games 2018 Winning Teams


1st Place: My Drinking Team Has a Trivia Problem

2nd Place: Kwiz Kwizstofferson

3rd Place: Quizzards of Oz


Lots more pics in our Facebook photo album!

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