EDUCATION
Mississippians to celebrate National College Savings Month
Brittany Land
August 16, 2018
For the sixth year, the Office of State Treasurer Lynn Fitch and Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM) will be celebrating September as National College Savings Month by partnering on Saturday, September 8th to promote strategic ways...
State Board of Education looks to reset HS baseline...
Alex Paton
August 16, 2018
The Commission on School Accreditation (CSA) is asking the Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) to reset the baseline scores for establishing accountability grades for schools that have the 12th grade. A release from the...
‘Soldier On’ program celebrated for their success
Brittany Land
August 15, 2018
Earlier this week, G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery VA Medical Center Director Dr. David Walker and Fred Howell of Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula joined Commissioner Pelicia E. Hall at the special unit for incarcerated veterans at Central...
Mississippi schools to begin Algebra Nation program
Alex Paton
August 10, 2018
Beginning this school year, all public school districts in the state will be able to implement the Algebra Nation program. The program is designed to help students perform better in the Algebra I course and...
MSU to give free tuition to National Guard members
Alex Paton
August 7, 2018
Mississippi State University and the Mississippi National Guard have announced a new program that will ensure service members of the Mississippi National Guard who are enrolled full-time at MSU will receive free tuition. MSU President...
MDOT urges importance of school zone safety
Alex Paton
August 7, 2018
School is back in session for many Mississippi children and the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) encourages everyone to make safety their top priority, especially in school zones. Drivers can keep themselves and others safe...
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