TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:
- Sen. Kevin Matthews wants to build a curriculum to teach students about the 1921 Race Riots
- He wants students to understand what happened
- New lesson plans went out to all Oklahoma schools in February
- The 1921 Race Riot Centennial Commission wants to create opportunities in Tulsa for others to learn about the event
- Sen. Matthews hopes increased awareness can create economic opportunity in the Greenwood District
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