MSF Hosts Pre-K Event

Mississippi First, along with the Committee for Economic Development, hosted “Incentives for Investing in Pre-K” on Friday, March 21, 2014 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, at the University of Southern Mississippi. The program educated the public on the importance of quality pre-K education in Mississippi, outlined the economic benefits…

New Charter School Resources

Mississippi First is committed to producing and providing documents and resources that will help to raise public awareness around key education reform issues in Mississippi. Most recently, Mississippi First has been working on creating a variety of resources specific to charter schools in the state….

CHART: Parent Meetings

As the implementation process continues, several CHART school districts have held meetings where parents can learn more about the sex education curricula that will be taught in their middle and high schools this year. The parents in attendance have been able to review the curricula…

CHART: We’ve Met Our Goal!

The Coahoma Community College Board of Trustees voted last night to adopt the CHART policy for the Coahoma Agricultural High School.  “Aggie”, our 30th CHART district, joins the two other school districts in Coahoma County (P1) in adopting the abstinence-plus policy. This adoption announcement also…