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General News
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Hosting Virtual Annual Meeting »
Due to COVID-19 and the cancellation of our 2020 Best Practices Symposium, MPE will host our annual meeting via teleconfer...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards Graduate Scholarships »
MPE is pleased to announce that 38 members applied for graduate scholarships this year. Congratulations to the following...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lieutenant Governor Offers Optional Enrichment Activities for Students »
The Lieutenant Governor’s Office has developed three grade-appropriate assignments challenging students to think about how...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBPTS Responds to COVID-19 »
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) is moving quickly to address questions about the National B...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Issues Statewide Shelter-in-Place Order »
Governor Reeves issued Executive Order No. 1466 earlier this afternoon, April 1.  The order requires a statewide shel...

Legislative News
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislature Suspends Session »
Legislators have suspended the 2020 Legislative Session due to COVID-19 concerns.  Legislators have gone home until A...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update & Bill Tracker (3/5/20) »
Tuesday, March 3, was the deadline for committees to report general bills originating in their own chamber.  General...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update (2/28/20) »
House Education met Tuesday afternoon and passed the following bills:   HB 274 aligns the curric...
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...

NBCT News
Tuesday, March 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Impact on National Board Certification and Renewal »
COVID-19 Impact on National Board Certification and Renewal We are living in unprecedented times as a result of COV...
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...