The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a statement providing new options for quarantine for people who have had close contact with COVID-positive [...]
MPB Classroom has released a month-long schedule of educational content now available to supplement classroom learning and students learning from home. Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in partnership [...]
Staff from offices at the Mississippi Department of Education who support English learners will be hosting monthly virtual office hours every second Wednesday of the [...]
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Student Success Best Practices in Online Math and Reading Instruction – To support teachers and staff in the event of ongoing school closures and virtual [...]
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The Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office is in the final stretch of our 2020 Promote the Vote program, and at this point, we’re encouraging students [...]
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Superintendents, District Test Coordinators, and Career and Technical Education Directors, The MDE has recently entered into an agreement with ACT to better coordinate the administration [...]
Economics Challenge Online The MCEE hosts the Mississippi National Economics Challenge each year for high school students. The Challenge applies the excitement of an athletic [...]
On Thursday, December 3, 2020 the Commission on School Accreditation voted to reschedule their meeting to December 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The meeting will [...]
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EC Family Webinar Announcement The next online meeting in the REACH MS Early Childhood Parent-to-Parent series is on December 10th at noon. Join us for [...]
The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Professional Development is excited to announce an update to its Professional Development Catalog for Spring 2021. This updated [...]
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Application-SBE-Student-Representatives 2021 11.25.2020 Superintendents, High School Principals and Counselors: The Mississippi State Board of Education (State Board) is excited to enter the third year of [...]
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Instructional Success Return to Learning Best Practices – This report summarizes best practices for assessing and remediating student learning loss, using SEL in classrooms following [...]
2021 VIRTUAL NASA Annual Teachers Conference Registration The 2021 NASA Annual Teachers Conference will be held virtually January 8-9, 2021. All Mississippi middle school math [...]
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Registration is now open for a free Tech Camp Super Saturday on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, hosted by the Pascagoula-Gautier School District. This one-day event [...]
Educator Event Flyer ENROLL IN DinoU! We understand what a challenging season this school year has been, and we recognize your resilience, strength, and dedication [...]
Starting with the 2020-2021 Mississippi Academic Assessment Program (MAAP) exams, the Desmos graphing calculator will be offered as an additional embedded graphing calculator in the [...]
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We are just 1 week away from the WILDLY engaging, strategy filled, EMPOWERING virtual fall conference hosted by the Mississippi Association for Middle-Level Education (MAMLE). [...]
The Mississippi Department of Education has received letters from several school districts referencing Mississippi State Board of Education Policy 48.7. This policy outlines the process [...]
On Sept. 15, 2020, NASA, in partnership with Future Engineers, launched the Artemis Moon Pod Essay Contest. The contest, which is open to all (public, [...]
Mississippi Connects: MDE Completes Delivery of Over 325,000 Devices to Districts, Targets Teacher Training
NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release: November 23, 2020 Mississippi Connects: MDE Completes Delivery of Over 325,000 Devices to Districts, Targets Teacher Training JACKSON, Miss. – [...]