Mississippi Learning: Why The State's Students Start Behind -- And Stay Behind

The first in a series in which The Hechinger Report is teaming up with TIME to examine what's behind the woeful performance of Mississippi's schoolchildren, as well as possible solutions to help them catch up

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  • School Librarians Are Teaching Digital Citizenship
    “I will partner with the history teacher or the language arts teacher, and we will find ways to integrate digital literacy concepts at the same time [students are] learning classroom ... Wathen led a small group—the state’s director of IT; a county ...
    08/18/2017 - 12:19 pm | View Link
  • More pre-K students ready for kindergarten, test results show
    “I am proud of the work of all of the teachers, administrators and pre-K students. High-quality early childhood education programs are one of the most effective ways to give children a strong start to school and life.” The state’s early learning ...
    07/6/2017 - 11:39 pm | View Link
  • Mississippi releases Pre-K, kindergarten scores
    In Lamar County, the district's early learning ... Start programs at Oak Grove Primary School and in Sumrall and a Pre-K class at Baxterville School. Teresa Jenny, the district's director of academics, said Pre-K students are on schedule to master the ...
    02/12/2017 - 12:35 pm | View Link
  • Mississippi expands early childhood education
    The Mississippi Board of Education increased the number of early learning collaboratives ... private or parochial schools. The state’s ELCs serve nearly 1,700 students statewide. “Research has shown the powerful link to high-quality early-childhood ...
    11/15/2016 - 5:34 am | View Link
  • Petrilli: Mississippi parents finally learning truth
    Parents deserve to know if their kids are learning, and taxpayers are entitled to know ... Every year, half of Mississippi students entering the state’s universities or community colleges must take “remedial” courses when they arrive on campus.
    01/7/2016 - 3:34 am | View Link
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  • The Parents' Campaign
    If you have a few hours to spare in the next couple of weeks, a public school near you could probably use your help. As we enter the last two weeks of state testing ...
    08/16/2017 - 1:46 am | View Website
  • Headlines | Mississippi State University
    Fulbright taps Shaw for U.S.-France International Education Administrators Program. Mississippi State’s chief research officer will be taking on a new role this ...
    08/15/2017 - 9:43 pm | View Website
  • Mississippi Department of Education
    The Mississippi State Board of Education Strategic Plan outlines the goals, objectives and strategies for preparing students to be successful in college and the ...
    08/15/2017 - 4:20 pm | View Website
  • Education World: Table of Contents
    Home &gt State Standards &gt Table of Contents. TABLE OF CONTENTS: Find quick access to all the State Standards by topic and grade level. Jump to a state's main page ...
    08/15/2017 - 8:07 am | View Website
  • Mississippi State University Libraries
    Help us build exemplary collections, host engaging events, acquire cutting-edge technology, and provide inviting teaching and learning spaces.
    08/15/2017 - 6:19 am | View Website
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