Why Teachers Leave Mississippi: Two former teachers weigh in

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Teacher pay is often touted as a reason why Mississippi teachers leave the state, especially new teachers. But according to two teachers who have left...

The Ferrettis: “Time is Running Out” for ESA Scholarship

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*story courtesy of Empower Mississippi* The clock is ticking, and with each passing day, the Ferretti family of Cleveland gets closer to the Special Needs Education...

Congressman Trent Kelly touts optimism – basis for new ad

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Earlier this month, Republican Congressman Trent Kelly’s job was to get the home crowd fired up for President Donald J. Trump at his rally...

Dyslexia in Mississippi: A journey not all students can make

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You wake up by 5 am and hit the road by 6 am. You deal with traffic, road work and/or bad weather on your...

Smilow Collegiate Charter School ribbon cutting celebrates choice

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Mississippi's fifth charter school--and its first kindergarten and first-grade charter school-- celebrated its inaugural year with a ribbon cutting this past Friday. When you first...

MS Charter School Authorizer Board approves new K-8 Jackson-area charter

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The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board approved the opening of Ambition Prep Charter school in the Jackson area on Monday, according to Associated Press...

Certified vs. Effective: Improving the Flow of the Teacher Pipeline

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Every year it seems Mississippi makes headlines for being on the bottom of the nation’s education rankings. Test scores are low, funding is low,...

New TV ad vouches Hyde-Smith’s support of POTUS #mssen

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U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith's campaign on Wednesday released a new TV commercial showing that she has backed President Trump's agenda 100 percent. "Since being appointed by...

Mississippi high ranked for charter schools–still lessons to be learned

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In the last five years since Governor Phil Bryant signed legislation allowing charter schools to move into Mississippi, five schools have opened. Four are...

The Internet Sales Tax & Cheating Your Hometown

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Special to Y’all Politics from Rep. Jay Hughes With Gov. Bryant’s special session looming and all of the rush to either be “For” or “Against”...

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