EdUpdate

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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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 27, 2020

Digital Access Continuum for Distance Learning The MDE created this Digital Access Continuum infographic to show the approaches districts could take to support distance learning based on their capacity ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 26, 2020

Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) Suspends Key Policies to Manage Impact of Extended School Closures The SBE today suspended ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

Mississippi State Board of Education Suspends Key Policies to Manage Impact of Extended School Closures

The Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) today suspended several statewide policies to manage the impact of extended school closures ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 25, 2020

MDE COVID-19 Updates, Information and Q&A Web Page Please be sure to check the MDE COVID-19 Information webpage for updates, information and Q&A on key ...
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Updated Links for Registering for edmentum Webinars

Please use the updated links below to register for the edmentum webinars. Tools for Schools & Educators During School Closures ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 24, 2020

Mississippi State Board of Education to Meet Virtually on March 26 The Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a special-called ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE Update: COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 23, 2020

Mississippi to Receive Waiver from U.S. Department of Education to Suspend Required Assessments in 2019-20 School Year In response to ...
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Covid-19 Updates for Districts

MDE Update: COVID-19 Guidance to Districts as of March 20, 2020

Secretary DeVos Announces Broad Flexibilities for States to Cancel Testing During National Emergency U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced ...
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Commission on School Accreditation meeting cancelled

The April 1, 2020 regularly scheduled meeting of the Commission on School Accreditation has been cancelled ...
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State Board Selects Semifinalists for State Board Student Representative Program

NEWS RELEASE  For Immediate Release: March 20, 2020  State Board Selects Semifinalists for State Board Student Representative Program JACKSON, Miss ...
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