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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...
Sunday, March 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Hosting 4/3/20 Webinars to Review Recent State Board Actions »
MDE will host two webinars this Friday, April 3, 2020, to explain recent actions taken by the State Board of Education in...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Suspends Key Policies to Manage Impact of Extended School Closures »
(NOTE:  The MDE issued a media advisory containing the following information pursuant to this morning’s State Board o...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Accountability Task Force Meets »
The Accountability Task Force met via teleconference this past Tuesday, March 24.  The agenda included discussions re...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Search for Tate County »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting a superintendent search for the Tate County School Distric...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meridian and South Panola Seeking Staff »
The Meridian School District is seeking a high school principal, as well as an elementary principal.  Minimum quali...
Friday, March 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Department of Education Announces Assessment Waivers due to COVID-19 »
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that, based upon a proper request, the Department will grant a wai...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Suspends Testing and 180-Day SY Requirement »
Following the governor’s announcement this morning of his executive order closing all public schools until April 17, the S...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Issues Executive Order No. 1460 Closing Schools Until 4/17/20 »
Governor Tate Reeves signed Executive Order No. 1460 earlier today. Among other provisions, the executive order closes all...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Anticipates Governor Will Address School Closures Tomorrow »
Per today’s COVID-19 guidance from the Mississippi Department of Education , the department anticipates Governor Reeve...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Provides Guidance to Parents of Students with Disabilities Regarding Closures »
The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Special Education has created a Q & A as a resource to parents...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Announces One Year Licensure Renewal Extension »
Effective with licensure renewal applications received Monday, March 23, 2020 and thereafter, a one-year extension will be...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wright Recommends Suspension of Assessment & Accountability Requirements »
Dr. Carey Wright announced Monday, March 16, that she has recommended to the State Board of Education (SBE) that state and...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Office Goes Virtual »
Effective Tuesday, March 17, the MPE office has gone virtual until further notice.  Staff will be working via remote...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Cancels 4/4/20 Best Practices Symposium »
Due to COVID-19 and the states of emergency declared at the national and state levels, as well as the CDC’s guidance, MPE...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
PERS Temporarily Suspends Guest Visits »
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) is temporarily su...
Friday, March 6, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
MDE Provides Guidance to Districts About COVID-19/Coronavirus »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) provided guidance to school districts earlier this week regarding prevention...
Friday, March 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Biloxi and Wilkinson County Hosting Recruitment Fairs »
The Biloxi Public School District will host its teacher recruitment fair on Thursday, March 12, 2020 , from 5:30 p.m. –...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSB and MSD Hosting Educator Career Fair »
The Mississippi Schools for The Deaf and The Blind will host their 2020 Educator Career Fair on Saturday, April 4, 2020, f...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Be Counted in the 2020 Census! »
The 2020 Census is coming!  Beginning March 12, Mississippi households will begin receiving official Census Bureau ma...
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...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Greenville, Ocean Springs and Oxford Hosting Recruitment Fairs »
The Greenville Public School District will host its Educator Career Fair on Saturday, February 22, 2020 , from...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NEH Offering Summer Institutes for Teachers »
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is offering the following summer institutes:   Duke...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pearl River County and Pascagoula-Gautier Hosting Recruitment Fairs »
Pearl River County School District is hosting its career fair on Thursday, February 20 , 2020, from 5:00 – 7:0...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Hosting Recruitment Fairs (1/31/20) »
Pearl Public School District is hosting its job fair on Friday, February 7 , 2020, 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., at the P...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lafayette County Seeking Special Education Director »
The Lafayette County School District is accepting applications for a Special Education Director for the 2020-2021 school y...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches for South Delta and Senatobia »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting superintendent searches for the following districts: &nb...

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