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Thursday, June 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Seeking Applicants for 2019-2020 Teacher Council »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is seeking applicants for the 2019-2020 Mississippi Teacher Council.  M...
Thursday, June 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Releases 3rd Grade Reading Assessment Retest Results »
MDE announced this past Tuesday that the statewide pass rate for the 3 rd Grade Reading Assessment increased to 82.8% (28...
Thursday, June 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tupelo Students Win National Challenge »
A team of 6 th grade students from Milam Elementary in the Tupelo Public School District has won the 16 th Annual...
Thursday, June 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Charter School Board Advances Five Applications »
The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board met this past Monday and approved five charter operators' applications t...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Eye Exams Offered for Third Graders Who Did Not Pass the Reading Assessment »
For the fifth year, the Mississippi Vision Foundation (MVF) and the Mississippi Optometric Association (MOA) wil...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PERS Issues Update Regarding Attorney General’s Opinion »
Ray Higgins, Executive Director of the Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS), has posted an update on the PERS websit...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Partners with MDE to Offer NEW Scholarship to Support 125 Diverse New NBCTs »
A new partnership between the Mississippi Professional Educators (MPE) and the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) w...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE NBCT Scholarship and Classroom Grant Applications Now Available »
Applications for our 2019-2020 NBCT Scholarship, as well as our classroom grants, are now available in the “MPE Grants and...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Releases 3rd Grade Reading Assessment Results »
MDE released results this past Wednesday for the first administration of this year’s 3 rd Grade Reading Assessment. State...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Forrest County AHS and Louisville Seeking Staff »
Forrest County Agricultural High School is seeking a math teacher. All interested persons should email their completed...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Registration Now Open for MS NBCT Network’s June 27th Learn and Lead Conference »
The Mississippi NBCT Network invites you to attend its first annual Learn and Lead Conference on June 27, 2019, at the Cly...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Holmes County Seeking Staff »
Holmes County Consolidated School District is accepting applications for the following positions. Minimum requirements inc...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The MAX Offering Arts Integration Training »
The Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience (The MAX) in Meridian is offering training for educators interested in bui...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
William Carey Seeking Staff »
The William Carey University Tradition Campus (Biloxi) is excited to announce two full time professor positions.  The...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UM World Class Teaching Program Offering Summer Workshops »
The University of Mississippi World Class Teaching Program has announced the dates of its summer workshops.  Workshop...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education held its monthly meeting yesterday.  Among other agenda items, the Board:  ...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brookhaven and Marshall County Pass Bond Issues »
Congratulations to the Brookhaven and Marshall County school districts on the passage of bond issues earlier this week:...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches for Carroll and Prentiss Counties »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting two new superintendent searches:   ...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quitman High School Seeking Staff »
Quitman High School is accepting applications for the following positions:   Chemistry teacher:...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Educator Advocacy: MSPEPAC Launches Social Media Campaign »
The Mississippi Public Education PAC (MSPEPAC) launched a new social media campaign underscoring that public education mus...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches for Alcorn and Covington Counties »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting two new superintendent searches:   ...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Announces 4th Annual Literacy Coaching Symposium »
The Mississippi Department of Education’s (MDE) Office of Elementary Education and Reading will host its fourth annual Lit...
Wednesday, May 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Updating Teacher Pay Raise Total »
As we shared last week, the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) miscalculated the amount of the teacher pay raise,...
Monday, April 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Miscalculates Cost of Teacher Pay Raise »
MDE miscalculated the amount of the teacher pay raise, which resulted in the legislature not appropriating enough funds to...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting several superintendent searches.  The application dead...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Testing Task Force Meets »
MDE’s Student Testing Task Force met yesterday.  MDE’s Office of Technology and Strategic Services briefed members on...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
#BlueForMSteachers T-shirts Temporarily Sold Out »
We have had such a great demand for our #BlueForMSteachers t-shirts, that we have sold out of several sizes and have p...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Honored as District Teachers and Administrators of the Year »
MPE is proud to congratulate and honor the following members who were recognized by the Mississippi Department of Educatio...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education held its monthly meeting earlier today.  Among other agenda items, the Board:  ...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Franklin & Pearl River Counties Seeking Staff »
The Franklin County School District is seeking a Technology Foundations teacher.  Qualifications include a valid Mi...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Issues Educator Licensure Update »
MDE’s Division of Educator Licensure recently issued an update.  Click here to see this update which addresses:...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brennan Elected MPE 2019-2020 President »
Your MPE Board of Directors has elected its 2019-2020 officers:   President:  Lori Brennan,...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Announces Mississippi’s 2019 Teacher, Administrator of the Year »
MPE is honored to announce that two of our members were selected last Friday as Mississippi’s 2019 Teacher of the Year and...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards Graduate Scholarships »
MPE is proud to congratulate the following 20 members who will receive a $1,000 scholarship to assist in their graduate st...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Forrest County AHS and Tishomingo County HS Seeking Staff »
Forrest County Agricultural High School is seeking a CTE Student Services Coordinator.  Interested applicants may...

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