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SB 2267: Universal recognition of out-of-state teachers’ licenses

by Empower Mississippi

Senate Bill 2267, sponsored by Sen. Dennis DeBar, would require the Department…

Education, Press Releases

We’re Hiring!

by Joanna Holbert

Director of New Schools Empower Mississippi Foundation Ridgeland, Ms or Virtual Office…

Education

Elon Musk to the Rescue?

by Russ Latino

Empower Mississippi focuses its energy on transformative policy related to education, work,…

Education

Learning pods, microschools and more: Parents seek options, innovation amid pandemic

by Elyse Marcellino

World-changing events like the coronavirus pandemic have often upended norms and out…

Education

Coffee and Conversation: Grant Callen with Barbie Bassett

by Grant Callen
Education

The COVID Impact on K-12 Education

by Elyse Marcellino

In a survey of Mississippi teachers this month, half of teachers said…

Education

Coffee and Conversation: Grant Callen with Dr. Todd English

by Grant Callen
Education

Have You Heard About Learning Pods and Microschools?

by Elyse Marcellino

A September poll by EdChoice shows parents are most concerned about two…

Education

Coffee and Conversation: Grant Callen with Dr. Lindsey Burke

by Grant Callen
Education

Some students and families left without a choice

by Elyse Marcellino

While most Mississippi school districts are offering both in-person and virtual instruction…

Education

Mississippi schools reopen: Parents and students need, deserve options

by Elyse Marcellino

It is universally acknowledged that Mississippi’s children deserve access to a quality…

Education

Traditional classrooms should be one of many options this year

by Elyse Marcellino

With polling indicating many parents are loath to send their children back…