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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To submit information for consideration in EdUpdate, email it to Tabatha Burkett at by noon on Thursday. Information must be submitted in a Word document. You may include links, flyers or PDF documents with your Word document. Please include a contact name and an email or phone number with each item. 


Peer Learning Community (PLC)

SY2021PLC-VI.HI.DB.flyer Join the Peer Learning Community (PLC) for delivering ONLINE &/or In-Person INTERVENTION for Learners with Primary Sensory Impairments (Visual ...
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Implementing the Feedback Process as Professional Learning, Virtually and In-Person

Are your teachers, school administrators and academic coaches stressed out over all the changes they are facing this year? Will ...
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Reopening Plans: Patterns and Places for Focus

While every district is planning for restart, given consideration to community desires and health of students and staff, some districts ...
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Virtual and Blended Instruction Online Workshop-New Dates Just Added

The first two workshops sold out.  Don't miss this new opportunity to learn how to offer quality instruction in any setting.  Join ...
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Trends and Issues in Mathematics Teaching – Courses 1,2,3, & 4

The Center for Mathematics and Science Education (CMSE) at The University of Mississippi is hosting online courses that will provide ...
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Science and Engineering Practices in the Classroom

The Center for Mathematics and Science Education (CMSE) at The University of Mississippi is hosting an online course that will ...
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FEMA Fact Sheet: COVID-19 Eligible Emergency Protective Measures The Stafford Act may provide up to 75% of the cost of ...
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Advanced Placement Administrative Training Webinar

The MDE is hosting a webinar on Wednesday August 12, at 3:00 p.m. The Advanced Placement Training and Updates for ...
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Virtual Alternate Route Fairs: Two Dates Added in August

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has added two additional Virtual Alternate Route Fairs this summer to help aspiring teachers ...
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2020-2021 ACT Fee Waivers

Students can now use up to four fee waivers in any combination beginning in their junior year. For example, a ...
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