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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%...
Friday, January 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Releases 2018-2019 Superintendent’s Annual Report »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently released the 2018-19 Superintendent’s Annual Report which shows how...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reeves Appoints Two to Education Boards »
Lt. Governor Tate Reeves announced on January 3 his nomination of  Nancy Collins of Tupelo to the State Board of Edu...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
PREPS and MPE Hosting Novice Teacher Symposium »
Do you have five or less years' teaching experience?  If you do, please join MPE and the Program of Research and Eval...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
TPS Mississippi Announces Summer Institute »
Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) Mississippi is offering a free summer professional development institute for educators...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Invites Applicants for Mississippi Teacher Residency Program »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) invites aspiring teachers to apply to be a member of the next cohort of the...
Thursday, December 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PERS Board Approves Regulation Allowing Retirees to Serve in Legislature and Draw Benefits »
The Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) Board met Tuesday afternoon and approved revisions to Regula...
Thursday, December 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education (SBE) held its monthly meeting earlier today. Among other agenda items, the board:  ...
Thursday, December 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PEER Report Cites Charter School Authorizer Board »
The Legislative PEER Committee issued its annual report on Mississippi’s charter schools last week.  While PEER found...
Tuesday, December 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Earn National Board Certification »
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) recently notified 3,831 teachers throughout the nation that...
Friday, December 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Professional Development Grants Available »
The Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) Midwest Region accepts proposals on a rolling basis from educational organizations...
Friday, December 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PREPS Hosting Construction Facility Seminar »
Is your district growing?  The Program of Research and Evaluation for Public Schools (PREPS) is hosting a 2-day...
Friday, December 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSU Offering Humanities Training »
The Institute for the Humanities at Mississippi State University is hosting a “Women and Writing in History and English” w...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Accountability Task Force Meets »
The 2019-2020 Accountability Task Force held its first meeting yesterday.  The task force considered three primary op...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASSP Issues Action Alert for Congress to Address Vaping »
The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) has issued an action alert requesting that educators send...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Seeking Applicants for MAAP Range Finding Committee »
MDE’s Office of Student Assessment is seeking Mississippi educators to participate in a  MAAP Range Finding Comm...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community College News: HCC and ECCC Presidents Announce Retirements »
Hinds Community College (HCC) President Dr. Clyde Muse announced his plans earlier this week to retire on June 30, 2020...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Soliciting Input on State Perkins Plan for CTE »
During its November 7 monthly meeting, the State Board of Education approved the draft Carl Perkins V State Four-Year...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSMS Seeking a Biology Teacher »
The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science (MSMS) is accepting applications for a faculty position to teach Biolog...
Thursday, November 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Appoints Accountability Task Force »
The Mississippi Department of Education has appointed practitioners to the 2019-2020 Accountability Task Force . ...
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brookhaven Seeking Superintendent »
Brookhaven School District is conducting a superintendent search for the 2020-2021 school year, as Ray Carlock is retiring...
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mississippi School for the Deaf Seeking Staff »
The Mississippi School for the Deaf is seeking a K-1 teacher, a speech pathologist, and an ASL Specialist.  This f...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (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, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Renew National Board Certification »
Congratulations to the following 41 MPE members who were among 107 Mississippi National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) w...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NBPTS Announces Teachers 2020 Initiative at MS NBCT Network Conference »
More than 50 NBCTs attended the Mississippi NBCT Network’s first annual Learn and Lead Conference on Saturday, November 2....
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Members Offer Feedback via MPE’s Annual Member Survey »
MPE appreciates our 1,174 members who took our online membership survey. Survey results include the following:  ...
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Harper and Newsome Receive Non-Certified Personnel Scholarships »
Congratulations to Natasha Harper and Becky Newsome for receiving $1,000 scholarships from MPE to pursue their undergradua...
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Renew National Board Certification for Second Time »
Nearly 5,000 National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) across our country, including 107 Mississippi NBCTs, learned last S...
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mississippi Ranks #1 in Nation for Score Gains on NAEP »
Mississippi has achieved the No. 1 spot in the nation for gains on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP),...
Thursday, October 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 General Election: Candidates Discuss Issues with MPB »
Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s @Issue television program recently invited the major candidates for Governor and Lt. Gov...
Thursday, October 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PERS Awaits IRS Ruling on Regulation 34 »
The Mississippi Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS) Board of Trustees met this past Tuesday.  Their agenda inc...

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