Considerations for Coherent and Equitable Instructional Systems (September-November 2020) will assist district leaders with revisiting and reflecting on their current plans for the 2020-21 school [...]
During this session, participants will learn to use the Google Chrome Extension Screencastify to create teacher-made videos and how to share these with students through [...]
The Mississippi Department of Education is pleased to announce a Mississippi Seal of Biliteracy webinar for teachers of World Languages or English learners, as well [...]
The Office of Special Education is happy to announce that eleven additional Teacher Resource Guides (TRG), aligned with the Mississippi Alternate Academic Achievement Standards (MS AAAS), [...]
https://msachieves.mdek12.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/2021-USPSP-Combined-Flyer-and-Application.pdf Do you have an outstanding senior in your high school that deserves national recognition for their ACT/SAT performance, contributions to the community, CTE or [...]
https://msachieves.mdek12.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/EYV-Formal-Solicitation.pdf https://msachieves.mdek12.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/EYV-Consent-Form.pdf The Youth Justice Initiative (YJI) Empowering Youth Voices project seeks to provide youth and young adults with a platform to share their perspectives [...]
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On Saturday, November 7, 2020, the Mississippi Department of Archives and History will host the 35th Social Studies Teachers Workshop. This year’s workshop is free and completely [...]
The Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) praised Mississippi for its achievements in education from early childhood through college in its 2020 report on the progress [...]
The Mississippi Department of Education defines High-quality Instructional Materials (HQIM) as materials that are aligned to the Mississippi College-and Career-Readiness Standards, externally validated, comprehensive, and which include [...]
Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) will present a virtual town hall for Grades 7-12 STEM teachers. In this training, teachers will meet passionate teenage innovators from [...]
Phonics First literacy courses are available virtually through at least December of the 2020–2021 school year. The MDE Office of Special Education is offering both Phonics [...]
Jumpstart ACT Test Prep (Jumpstart), in partnership with the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), is pleased to announce that there are a few “seats” still [...]
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Tuesday, September 22, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., the Mississippi Department of Education, the Mississippi Superintendent Work Group, and Instruction Partners will be collaborating to [...]
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All school and district leaders and urged to remind parents and staff about the dire need to complete the 2020 Census. There are only 15 [...]
Twenty-one Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students were among the 16,000 semifinalists announced in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. The following students will have the opportunity [...]
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All K-12 students and teachers are invited to participate in The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science’ free online enrichment program, Full STEAM Ahead. Designed by MSMS [...]
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The Importance of Social-Emotional Wellness for Adults Now and Always Thursday, September 24, 2020 / 2:30 pm to 3:45 pm (CT) Understanding yourself is an important [...]
Thank you all for your interest in the GEER Funds. The purpose of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Education Stabilization Fund, [...]
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Exhibitor videos are scheduled to be released on our YouTube page on the same schedule as they will be released on the Facebook page. This [...]
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https://nmec.msresaservices.com/SL-todd-whitaker-fall North MS Education Consortium (NMEC) is bringing Dr. Todd Whitaker to Mississippi for a half-day motivational and instructional seminar on school leadership. All administrators [...]