MDE Office of Professional Development- Registration for Free Online Courses Begins January 6, 2020

The Mississippi Department of Education, through the Office of Professional Development, is excited to announce open registration for our Spring online courses. Course dates and descriptions can be found on our Spring 2020 Professional Development Catalog. These online courses are offered free of charge to help support educators as they strive to improve student achievement.

Seats are currently available for the following Spring courses:

  • A Closer Look at the Science and Engineering Practices
  • Access for All: Practical Ideas for Teaching Every Student
  • Breaking Down Barriers and Bias Through Book Choice
  • Determining the Needs for Students with Visual Impairments
  • Differentiation in the Secondary ELA Classroom
  • Effective Co-Teaching
  • Escape the Classroom
  • High Leverage Practices in Special Education
  • If These Walls Could Talk
  • The PLAAFP
  • Power of a Positive Classroom
  • Powerful Teaching: A Book Study
  • Using Math Tools to Maximize Instruction
  • Writing in the Science and Social Studies Classroom

CEUs are available upon successful completion for a $15 processing fee. Registration will officially open on Monday, January 6 at If you have any questions regarding this information, please contact Elise Brown, PDC II over Online Learning, at  662-404-6872 or