MSF Monthly Update

A monthly bulletin of news and analysis from Mississippi First IN THIS EDITION: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NOTE CHARTER SCHOOLS CHART INITIATIVE PRE KINDERGARTEN SCHOOL TURNAROUND EDUCATION AROUND THE STATE ___________________________________________________________ EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NOTE A quick update about MSF Welcome to the re-designed Mississippi First monthly newsletter!…

Charter Schools: Authorizing Board Nominations Complete

Lt. Governor Tate Reeves has announced his three nominees for the Public Charter School Authorizing Board.  With these nominations, all seven seats on Mississippi’s lone charter school authorizer have been filled, pending Senate approval.  Other nominations were made by Governor Bryant (3 nominations) and State…

MSF Launches New Pre-K Page

With a new pre-K law now in place, Mississippi First has updated its resource page to provide info about the implementation of our new state-funded program.

MSF Welcomes Camille and Tim!

Mississippi First is very happy to welcome two summer interns to our team.  Camille Cioffi and Tim Abram will be working in our Jackson office, and will be taking part in our efforts to increase access to high-quality pre-Kindergarten. Camille is an Oregon native and…