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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...
Friday, June 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Board Meets with Candidates »
MPE’s Board of Directors invited the four major candidates (Foster, Hood, Reeves, Waller) for Governor, as well as the two...
Friday, June 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Board of Education Meets »
The Mississippi State Board of Education held its monthly meeting June 13 in Jackson.  Among other agenda items, the...
Friday, June 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Districts Seeking Staff »
Coffeeville School District is seeking applicants for the following positions: elementary teachers K-5; elementary/midd...
Friday, June 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
BRI Accepting Applications for Parent Academy »
The Barksdale Reading Institute (BRI) is accepting applications through July 15, 2019, for schools that wish to participat...
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...

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