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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...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
C Spire Offering Discounts for Teachers »
C Spire is offering special discounts for teachers, military and government employees for new and existing customers. Thes...
Friday, August 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Elections Update: WJTV Hosts Debates »
Gubernatorial Candidates Meet in Debate: Justice Bill Waller and Lt. Governor Tate Reeves met in a 30-minute debate hoste...
Friday, August 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clinton Public School District Celebrates 50th Anniversary »
The Clinton Public School District is celebrating 50 years as a separate school district.  The district will celebrat...
Thursday, August 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education held its monthly meeting today.  Among other agenda items, the Board:  ...
Thursday, August 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Student Testing Task Force Recommends Ending the U.S. History End-of-Course Assessment »
MDE announced this past Tuesday that the Student Testing Task Force has recommended elimination of the U.S. History end-of...
Thursday, August 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poplarville Seeking Special Services Director »
The Poplarville School District is accepting applications for a Director of Special Services.  The selected candidat...
Thursday, August 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Selected to Serve on Mississippi Teacher Council »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently announced the addition of 181 educators to the Mississippi Teacher...
Friday, August 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Educators Care for Students Following ICE Raids »
Educators made the safety and well-being of their students a priority following ICE raids at seven processing plants in ou...
Friday, August 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Searches »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting superintendent searches for the following districts: &nb...
Friday, August 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
West Bolivar Seeking Director of Curriculum and Instruction »
The West Bolivar Consolidated School District is seeking a Director of Curriculum and Instruction.  Qualifications in...
Monday, August 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Office of Early Childhood Launches Family Engagement Guidance and Toolkit »
MDE’s Office of Early Childhood recently launched the family engagement framework, or guidance, and toolkit to assist scho...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Finalizes Teacher Pay Raise Total »
As we shared in late April, MDE miscalculated the amount of the teacher pay raise, which resulted in the legislature not a...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marshall County Seeking Teachers »
The Marshall County School District needs three elementary teachers at Byhalia Elementary School. The district also needs...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
GOP Candidates for Governor Meet in Debate »
The three Republican candidates for Governor presented their platforms in a debate this past Tuesday evening.  You wi...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FAQs Regarding August 6 Primary Elections »
Registered voters will head to the polls on Tuesday, August 6, for Mississippi’s primary elections.  Please see below...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Recognized as STAR Teachers »
The Mississippi Economic Council celebrated Mississippi’s 2019 STAR Students and Teachers this past April.  Each STAR...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The State Board of Education held its monthly meeting on Thursday, July 18.  Among other agenda items, the Board:...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSBA Conducting Superintendent Search for Jefferson Davis County »
The Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) is conducting a superintendent search for the Jefferson Davis County Scho...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Hosting Literacy Summit »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) will host a two-day literacy summit September 13-14, 2019, at the Jackson Co...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Charter School Board Advances Four of Five Applications »
The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board met July 8 and approved four of five charter operators' applications to m...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Surveying Secondary Teachers Regarding U.S. History Assessment »
The MDE is surveying secondary education teachers on behalf of the Student Testing Task Force regarding the continuation o...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Seeking Staff »
Brandon High School is seeking a math teacher.  Click here to apply online. East Marion Elementary...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Sponsoring Minority Male Conference »
MPE is partnering with MDE's Office of Educator Talent Acquisition and Effectiveness and the Mississippi Association of Ed...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDE Launches TeachMS Teacher Recruitment Campaign »
MDE has launched a teacher recruitment campaign, TeachMS, to encourage high school and college students and professional...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sales Tax Holiday Applies to School Supplies »
The annual Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday traditionally only applies to clothing and shoes, but this year it also applies t...
Monday, July 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Foster Responds to MPE Gubernatorial Candidate Questionnaire »
MPE sent a ten-question candidate questionnaire to the leading candidates for Governor of Mississippi on June 17 and req...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gubernatorial & Lt. Governor Candidates Respond to MPE Questionnaire »
MPE issued a ten-question candidate questionnaire to the leading candidates in the races for Governor and Lt. Governor.&nb...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Offers NEW Legislative Advocacy Guide »
Find Your Voice:  MPE's Legislative Advocacy Guide for Educators is now available in the “Quick Links” section o...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Offers NEW Legislative Advocacy Guide »
Find Your Voice:  MPE's Legislative Advocacy Guide for Educators is now available in the “Quick Links” section o...
Thursday, June 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attention Retirees: MRPEA Hosting Annual Meeting »
The Mississippi Retired Public Employees Association (MRPEA) will host its 2019 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, July 9 from 9...
Thursday, June 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Visit MPE at Upcoming Conferences »
MPE will be an exhibitor at MDE’s 2019 Elevate Teachers Conference at the Jackson Convention Center July 8-9.  We w...
Thursday, June 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Louisville and West Bolivar Seeking Staff »
Louisville Municipal School District is seeking two English teachers and a science teacher.  Interested persons sh...

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