Innovative Leadership Summit set for Feb. 7; proposals deadline Dec. 15

The Research and Curriculum Unit at Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Department of Education invite school leaders, counselors, teacher leaders and educational stakeholders from across the state to attend the seventh annual Innovative Leadership Summit taking place from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 7, 2022 at the BancorpSouth Conference Center in Tupelo, Mississippi.

CEUs (.6) and SEMIs (5) will be offered upon approval by MDE.

Click the following link to register:

Interested personnel may also submit a proposal to present at the summit. Each session should be 45 minutes and share strategies and/or ideas that showcase innovative practices for face-to-face and virtual instruction and provide a more equitable, rigorous and personalized experience for all students. Click the following link to submit a proposal:

 The deadline to submit a proposal is Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021.

 For questions, contact Cindy Ming at, Kindra Mason at or Dr. Lea Johnson at