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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Teachers: Help Promote the 2020 Census by Becoming a SIS Ambassador

Shape the future for your students and school. Start here. Become an ambassador with the U.S. Census Bureau’s Statistics in ...
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Regional Literacy Training: Literacy is Power! Super-Teacher Training K-2

Good afternoon Superintendent, Principals, Teachers, and Curriculum Coordinators, The MDE, Office of Elementary Education and Reading is offering Literacy is Power! ...
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Regional Literacy Training: To Proficiency and Beyond: 3rd-5th Grade Literacy Training

Good afternoon Superintendents, Principals, Teachers and Curriculum Coordinators, The MDE, Office of Elementary Education and Reading is offering To Proficiency and ...
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School Focus – Summer 2019 Announcement

The summer edition of School Focus is now available for download! The fall semester is here, and a lot of ...
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MS Education Policy Fellowship Program 19-20 accepting applications

EPFPrecruiting Limited spots are available to join an outstanding and diverse group of educators in the MS-EPFP 19-20 cohort. Over the ...
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Dyslexia Screener Administration and Data

ms_approved_list_of_screeners_1920 district data report 1920 The deadline for administration of the first-grade dyslexia screener is October 18, 2019. The deadline ...
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Mississippi Literacy Summit – Sept. 13-14

Shared Commitment to Literacy: Improving Literacy Outcomes for ALL from Birth to the Workforce September 13-14, 2019 at Jackson Convention ...
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23rd Annual DuBard Symposium: Dyslexia and Related Disorders

DuBard School for Language Disorders is please to announce two professional learning opportunities. The 23rd Annual DuBard Symposium: Dyslexia and ...
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Seeking Solutions: Is It Dyslexia?

The DuBard School for Language Disorders, The University of Southern Mississippi is pleased to offer “Seeking Solutions” as a part ...
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LETRS 3rd Edition Training

8.8.19 LETRS_MS_MDE_Flyer_2019_R8 The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), through the Office of Elementary Education and Reading, is offering LETRS 3rd Edition Training.  LETRS ...
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