Educator Resources

Mississippi History Now – The Great Depression and Religion in Mississippi

Mississippi History Now, an online publication of the Mississippi Historical Society, has just published its newest article.  “The Great Depression ...
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Parent Flyer Available for 2017 3rd Grade Reading Assessment

Help parents of 3rd graders learn about key dates and requirements for the 2017 3rd Grade Reading Assessment with this ...
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Mississippi Children’s Museum Receives $500,000 Commitment from Foundation

On April 4, the Mississippi Children’s Museum will announce the naming of the Gertrude C. Ford Literacy Garden. The Gertrude C ...
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Mississippi Campaign for Grade-Level Reading First Book Partner

A partner with the Mississippi Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, First Book is a non-profit organization that provides new books and ...
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Educational Resources for WWI Centennial

The Centennial of the United States entry into World War I is April 6. The United States World War I Centennial ...
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Mississippi Exemplar Units for ELA and Math Released

The Mississippi Department of Education is pleased to release the first of twenty-four exemplar units in English Language Arts and ...
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Microsoft Imagine Academy Making Certification Success a Reality

Beginning in the 2015-16 school year, the state of Mississippi and Microsoft made industry-recognized certifications accessible to 120 Mississippi schools ...
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Natchez Trace Parkway Free Educational Opportunities

With a new semester in sight, the Natchez Trace Parkway would like to share information about some of the free ...
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Educator Workshop at the Henry Ford July 2017

The Henry Ford proudly announces that the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded our institution a grant to ...
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New Early Care and Learning Website Launches

The State Early Childhood Advisory Council (SECAC) of Mississippi has launched a new Early Care and Learning website, WWW.SECAC.MS.GOV. This ...
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The EdUpdate section of Mississippi Achieves includes announcements for educators and district leaders about professional development, events, resources, grants and awards. To submit information for consideration in EdUpdate, email it to Tabatha Burkett at tburkett@mdek12.org by noon on Thursday. Please include a contact name and an email or phone number with each item.