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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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Mississippi School of the Arts Earns Arts School Network Exemplary School Designation

The Arts Schools Network Board of Directors has designated Mississippi School of the Arts in Brookhaven as a 2017-2019 Exemplary ...
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Thank a Teacher Today, and Every Day

By Carey M. Wright State Superintendent of Education We are in the midst of Teacher Appreciation season, and schools across ...
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Hernando Middle School Counseling Program Earns National Recognition

The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) is pleased to announce Hernando Middle School in Hernando, Miss., as a Recognized ASCA Model ...
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MDE Hosts Summit to Address Chronic Absenteeism

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has been collaborating with the Mississippi State Social Science Research Center through “Kids Count” ...
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Help Parents of 3rd Graders Understand 2017 Reading Test Requirements

Help parents of 3rd graders learn about key dates and requirements for the 2017 3rd Grade Reading Assessment with this ...
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