The EdUpdate section of Mississippi Achieves includes announcements for educators and district leaders about professional development, events, resources, grants and awards.

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Administrative Procedures Act (APA) Notice: Optional Graduation Requirements for Students Displaced by a Federally or Nationally Declared Natural Disaster

A new Administrative Procedures Act (APA) Notice for the Office of Accreditation and Office of Secondary Education has been posted ...
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PREPS to Host School Law and Safety Seminar

You are invited to William Carey University's Hattiesburg Campus on May 10, 2019, to hear school law updates by Dr ...
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2019 Making Connections Conference

2019 MCC flyer It’s not too late to register for the 2019 Making Connections Conference! The Making Connections Conference (MCC) ...
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Mississippi Education & Technology Innovation Symposium (METIS 2019)

METIS letter to superintendents TO:  Superintendents SUBJECT:  Mississippi Education & Technology Innovation Symposium (METIS) The Mississippi Department of Education will ...
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Reminders and updates regarding accountability

USED 2017 ACGR Guidance Graduation Rates Guidance - Draft 4.12.19 Good afternoon Superintendents, Principals, and Accountability Directors, As we near ...
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Gulf Coast Conference on the Teaching of Writing Invitation

Housing Request Form 2019 GCC Call for Presentations 2019 GCC Registration Form Keynote speakers are:  June 25, Barry Lane, author ...
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Millsaps Principals’ Institute

The Millsaps Principals’ Institute is looking for entry level and career level administrators who want to advance their expertise in ...
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Teaching with Primary Sources and Geography Education

Free PD and .6 CEU – Teaching with Primary Sources and Geography Education – April 27 Learn about teaching with ...
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Day of Sharing for Teachers: Registration

FOR ALL ATTENDEES: Please fill out the form at for Pre-registration. For Those seeking CEUS:Pre-payment for CEUs must be ...
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School Lunch Hero Day and National School Nurse Day

Friday, May 3, 2019 is School Lunch Hero Day! This is a chance to showcase the difference school nutrition professionals ...
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