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MSMS ranks eighth among public high schools in US

Story from the Columbus Dispatch August 9, 2017 The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science ranked eighth in the nation ...
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MDE Leaders and Mississippi Educator Win National Readiness Awards

Two Mississippi Department of Education leaders and one Mississippi teacher were among four educators recently honored by the Southern Regional ...
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Mississippi Teachers Learn Strategies to Teach New Science Standards

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) introduced the 2018 Mississippi College-and Career-Readiness Standards (MS CCRS) for Science to 672 science ...
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State Superintendent Testifies on Capitol Hill

State Superintendent of Education Carey Wright, Ed.D. Dr. Wright testified on Capitol Hill July 18 at the U.S. House of Representatives ...
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Winners of State TRAC Bridge Building Challenge Announced

Mississippi Department of Transportation News Release Jackson, Miss.—Middle and high school students from around the state recently competed in the ...
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MDE Seeks Public Comment for Mississippi’s ESSA Plan

The public is invited to provide comment on Mississippi's plan to improve outcomes for students. Called Mississippi Succeeds, the plan ...
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