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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, December 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Awards National Board Renewal Scholarships »
MPE had the pleasure of awarding $625 scholarships last week to the following ten members who are pursuing renewal of thei...
Friday, November 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPE Members Renew Their National Board Certification »
October 27 was an exciting day for 140 Mississippi educators as they learned they successfully renewed their National Boar...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Carroll County Seeking a Speech Language Pathologist »
The Carroll County School District is seeking a Speech Language Pathologist. Qualified candidates must hold a valid Missis...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Student Testing Task Force Convenes »
The Mississippi Student Testing Task Force held its first meeting earlier today. The MDE created this task force to examin...
Thursday, June 7, 2018
MPE Members Recognized as STAR Teachers »
The Mississippi Economic Council celebrated Mississippi’s 2018 STAR Students and Teachers this past April. Each STAR Stude...
Friday, June 1, 2018
NEW MPE Benefit: NBCT Scholarship »
The application for our NEW scholarship for MPE members pursuing National Board Certification is now available. Open the a...
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Mississippi Association of Partners in Education Seeking Director »
The Mississippi Association of Partners in Education (MAPE) is seeking a director for the organization. The director is hi...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
MDE Seeking Exemplar Math Manipulatives »
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is continuing its efforts to offer high-quality instructional materials (HQI...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
BrightView Credit Union Offering Swap-n-Drop »
BrightView Credit Union, one of our MPE benefits partners, is offering a swap-n-drop. You may swap your existing car loan...
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Legislative Bill Tracking (3/22/18) »
The 2018 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature is in its final days, as legislators are scheduled to conclude the...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
MDE Provides Guidance on Student Walkouts »
Given plans some students across the country have made to organize walkouts on March 14, March 24 and April 20 in protest...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Legislative Bill Tracking (3/8/18) »
Wednesday was the deadline for each chamber to pass general bills which originated in the other chamber. The Senate passed...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
MSU’s SSRC Conducting Survey on Student Discipline »
The Social Science Research Center (SSRC) at Mississippi State University is conducting a web-based survey of principals a...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
MDE to Host 2018 Elevate Conference for Teachers »
MDE will host its 2018 Elevate Conference at the Vicksburg Convention Center July 23-24, 2018. This conference is a FREE e...
Thursday, March 8, 2018
MDE Seeking Applicants for Educator Effectiveness Advisory Council »
The MDE seeks to build the capacity of all educators in using the Professional Growth System (PGS) to inform and drive pro...
Friday, March 2, 2018
Legislative Bill Tracking (3/2/18) »
Tuesday, February 27, was the deadline for committees to report general bills which originated in the other chamber. While...
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Legislative Update: HB 957 Dies in the Senate »
HB 957, the bill to eliminate the MAEP and create a new education funding formula, died in the Senate earlier this afterno...
Sunday, February 25, 2018
2/24/18 Legislative Update: HB 957 (Education Funding Formula) »
HB 957, the House’s proposed new education funding formula bill, will be considered by the Senate Education Committee at i...
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Bobby Harrison: Legislators Chose Not to Fully Fund MAEP »
Bobby Harrison, capitol correspondent for Tupelo’s Daily Journal, wrote the attached article earlier this week regarding t...
Saturday, February 24, 2018
2/24/18 Legislative Bill Tracking: Senate Reviews HB 957 »
HB 957, the House’s proposed new education funding formula bill, was assigned to the Senate Education Committee on Februar...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
2/15/18 Legislative Bill Tracking: Appropriation Process Begins »
Both the House and the Senate have spent most of this week considering appropriations for various state agencies. Appropri...
Thursday, February 8, 2018
2/8/18 Legislative Bill Tracking: Senate Voucher Bill Dies »
Today was the deadline for each chamber (i.e., House or Senate) to pass general bills originating in their own chamber. Th...

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