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General News
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
State Board of Education Meets The State Board of Education (SBE) held its monthly meeting yesterday. Among other age...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Starkville Seeking Foreign Language Teachers »
Starkville High School is seeking a French teacher and a Spanish teacher.  Click here for a link to an online j...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Hosting Recruitment Fairs »
The Jefferson County School District will host its teacher recruitment fair on Saturday, February 29, 2020 , from 10:00...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Accountability Task Force Meets »
The 2019-2020 Accountability Task Force held its second meeting last Wednesday, February 5, 2020.   The Accounta...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Franklin County and West Bolivar Seeking Staff »
The Franklin County School District is seeking a Special Services Director .  Applicants must have a valid Mississ...

Legislative News
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update (2/21/20) »
Senate Education met Wednesday afternoon and passed several significant bills:   SB 2286 provides...
Friday, February 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
PERS Issues Demand Letter to Retirees Elected to MS House »
Rep. Dale Goodin shared the following via Facebook earlier today:   “Today I received a letter from PERS c...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update (2/13/20) »
Both the House and Senate have agreed to shorten the 125-day session by 7 days, so the deadlines for processing legislatio...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update (2/6/20): Senate Passes Teacher Pay Raise Bill »
Senate Appropriations met Tuesday and passed SB 2001 , the teacher pay raise bill.  The full Senate passed the bill...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Appropriations Kills Bills that Would Allow Retirees to Serve in Legislature »
Speaker Philip Gunn took additional steps today to thwart state retirees’ – including public school educators’ – right to...

NBCT News
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBPTS Makes ATLAS Available for Candidates »
The National Board has announced its new ATLAS 4 Candidates initiative that will provide candidates with access via the Na...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
World Class Teaching Programs Host Pinning Ceremonies »
Mississippi’s World Class Teaching Programs (WCTPs) provide invaluable support, mentoring and resources to our National Bo...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBCT Legislative Update (2/21/20) »
The Senate Education Committee has passed the following bills:   SB 2001 increases the starting pa...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBCT Legislative Update (1/31/20) »
The 2020 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature convened at noon on Tuesday, January 7.  These first few week...
Tuesday, December 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mississippi Celebrates 176 New NBCTs »
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards recently notified 3,831 teachers throughout the nation that they ha...