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Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hosemann Names Administrator Advisory Council »
Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann recently named 19 school administrators to his Administrator Advisory Council.  While L...
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Hosting Recruitment Fairs »
Vicksburg Warren School District will host its recruitment fair on February 8 , 2020, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Warr...
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
JSU Hosting Summer Institute »
Jackson State University’s School of Lifelong Learning will host its Effective Teacher Institute June 15-19, 2020, in Jack...
Friday, January 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education (SBE) held its monthly meeting yesterday. Among other agenda items, the board:  ...
Friday, January 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lee County Passes Bond Issue »
Congratulations to the Lee County School District on the passage of a $15 million bond issue this past Tuesday.  91%...

Legislative News
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update (1/23/20) »
Most Senate committees have held their organizational meetings and Senate bills are starting to be assigned to committees....
Friday, January 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update: Gunn Pressuring Recently Elected Retirees to Step Down »
Senate Education Holds First Meeting :  As shared previously, Senator Dennis DeBar of Leakesville will serve as...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Teacher Pay Raise Bill Filed in Senate »
The first bill has been filed in the Mississippi State Senate and it is a teacher pay raise bill.  SB 2001 increases...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Committee Assignments Announced »
Lt. Governor Hosemann announced senate committee assignments for the new four-year term today.  Senator Dennis DeBar...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2020 Legislative Session Begins »
The 2020 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature convened at noon this past Tuesday.  Much of the week has bee...

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...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards NBCT Renewal Scholarships »
MPE awarded $625 scholarships earlier this week to the following ten members who are pursuing renewal of their National Bo...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Oxford Declares Intent to Fund Incentive for NBCTs »
At its November 18 th meeting, the Oxford School Board adopted a resolution declaring the district’s intent to fund an...
Monday, November 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MS NBCT Network Hosts First Annual Learn and Lead Conference »
More than 50 practitioners attended the Mississippi NBCT Network’s first annual Learn and Lead Conference on Saturday, Nov...
Monday, November 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBPTS Announces Teachers 2020 Campaign »
During her keynote address at the MS NBCT Network’s Learn and Lead Conference on November 2, Peggy Brookins, NBCT, Preside...