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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...
Thursday, October 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Seeking Superintendent for MSB/MSD »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is accepting applications until October 29, 2019, for the position of the Su...
Thursday, October 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pascagoula Seeking Staff »
Pascagoula High School has the following openings:   Two math positions: One is currently open, and...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards More than $40,000 in Classroom Grants »
There was a lot of excitement in our office when we recently notified the following 46 members that they were receiving an...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Kicks Off 2019-2020 Regional Training »
MPE’s 2019-2020 Regional Training kicked off today with an Effective Supports for EL Students training in Hernando. ...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Honored as Teachers of Distinction in Tupelo »
The Tupelo Rotary, Kiwanis and Civitan clubs joined with the CREATE Foundation and the Association for Educational Excelle...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSU–Meridian Starting New Cohorts in January »
Mississippi State University-Meridian will begin a new cohort of their elementary and secondary master of science and educ...
Thursday, October 10, 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, October 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches for Marshall County and Biloxi »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting the following superintendent searches:  ...
Thursday, October 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Educators May Participate in Political Activities on Their Own Time »
Given the upcoming November 5 General Election, our office has received several inquiries from members regarding their inv...
Thursday, October 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Barnes&Noble Offers Services for Educators »
Barnes&Noble offers services specifically designed for educators .  In addition to offering discounts for bo...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Four Mississippi Schools Earn National Blue Ribbon Honors »
The U.S. Department of Education recently recognized four Mississippi schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2019.&nb...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards NBCT Scholarships »
NBCT Scholarships:   MPE recently awarded $475 scholarships to the following six members who are pursuing National...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Announces Regional Meetings for K-3 Parents »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has announced a series of regional meetings across the state for parents of...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
University of Mississippi Offers M.Ed./Ed.S. in Educational Leadership »
Take your career to the next level and apply to the University of Mississippi’s certification program in K-12 Educational...
Thursday, September 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Promote the Vote Program Now Open »
Registration for Mississippi’s 2019-2020 non-partisan Promote the Vote civic engagement program for students is now open a...
Thursday, September 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSU College of Education Offering Computer Science Endorsements »
The Mississippi State Board of Education recently approved a proposal for a K-8 computer science endorsement (12 hours) an...
Thursday, September 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, September 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WCU and Millsaps Form Teacher Preparation Partnership »
In an effort to prepare future teachers, William Carey University (WCU) and Millsaps College have agreed to a new partners...
Thursday, September 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Presents FY 2021 Budget Request »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) presented its FY 2021 budget request to the Joint Legislative Budget C...
Thursday, September 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDAH Offering Events for Educators »
The Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) is hosting two special events for educators in the coming months...
Thursday, September 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
GRAMMY Museum Mississippi Releases Education Calendar »
The GRAMMY Museum Mississippi has released its 2019-2020 Education Calendar .  In addition to offering tours f...
Thursday, September 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Charter School Update (9/12/19) »
The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board met Monday and approved Mississippi’s ninth charter school.  Leflore...
Thursday, September 5, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
School Recognition Program Guidelines Modified »
Several MPE members have inquired in recent weeks as to if the School Recognition Program guidelines have been revised to...
Thursday, August 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PREPS Hosting Data Symposium »
The Program of Research and Evaluation for Public Schools (PREPS) will host its first annual Data, Assessment, and R...

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