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. 


Pineville Elementary – National Blue Ribbon School

A third school in the Harrison County School District has earned one of the most prestigious academic distinctions in the ...
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MCOPS grant deadline is October 22th

As a reminder, the MCOPS grant is posted for all who wish to apply and the deadline is close of ...
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Office of Early Childhood PD at-a-glance

Dear Early Childhood Friends, The Mississippi Department of Education, through the Office of Early Childhood, is offering a series of ...
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Life Changer of the Year Award Information Summary

Life Changer of the Year 2019-20 LifeChanger of the Year is an annual program recognizing K-12 educators and school employees ...
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Pre-AP Professional Development

MDE is pleased to open registration to any district wishing to participate in College Board Pre-AP training for 8th and ...
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Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) established guidelines for monthly student recognitions.

We have many great achievements by students in Mississippi’s public schools, and we need to celebrate those accomplishments. To honor ...
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2019-20 Gifted Education Program Monitoring

Gifted Classroom Walk Through 2019 Monitoring Tool Gifted Education Monitoring Calendar 1920 Education and Reading, will soon begin gifted education program monitoring for the 2019-2020 ...
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REACH MS – Significant Disabilities Community of Practice

Join us for our 2nd Significant Disabilities Community of Practice online meeting of the 2019-2020 school year! The CoP meeting will be ...
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2019 Learning Forward Mississippi Learning Retreat Measuring Success: Professional Learning & Outcomes Alignment

LFMS 2019 Designed Conference Flyer and Description PDF November 11 & 12 - Table 100, Flowood, MS Key Presenter: Frederick ...
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Mississippi Public Broadcasting – Read for the Record November 7

2019 Read for the record (1) Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® is a national effort to raise awareness about the ...
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