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General News
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Surveying Secondary Teachers Regarding U.S. History Assessment »
The MDE is surveying secondary education teachers on behalf of the Student Testing Task Force regarding the continuation o...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Seeking Staff »
Brandon High School is seeking a math teacher.  Click here to apply online. East Marion Elementary...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Sponsoring Minority Male Conference »
MPE is partnering with MDE's Office of Educator Talent Acquisition and Effectiveness and the Mississippi Association of Ed...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Launches TeachMS Teacher Recruitment Campaign »
MDE has launched a teacher recruitment campaign, TeachMS, to encourage high school and college students and professional...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sales Tax Holiday Applies to School Supplies »
The annual Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday traditionally only applies to clothing and shoes, but this year it also applies t...

Legislative News
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Final 2019 Legislative Session Bill Tracking Spreadsheet Available »
MPE’s final bill tracking spreadsheet of the 2019 Regular Session of the Mississippi State Legislature is now availa...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Signs Teacher Pay Raise & Appropriation Bills; State Auditor Joins Attack on Public Ed »
Governor Bryant signed SB 2770 (teacher pay raise) on Tuesday and signed HB 1643 (K-12 appropriation) earlier today. ...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Legislative Session Ends »
The 2019 Legislative Session concluded last Friday, March 29.  Click here for our l atest bill tracking spread...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Bill Tracker (4/4/19) »
The 2019 Legislative Session concluded last Friday, March 29.  Click here for our l atest bill tracking spreadsheet...
Thursday, March 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Sneaks Funding for Vouchers into DFA Bill (8:00 p.m. 3/28/19) »
The Lt. Governor and Senate leadership couldn’t get the House to agree to additional funding for vouchers in the teacher p...