Teachers Support the Standards

Mississippi First is dedicated to raising public awareness of the importance of the Mississippi College- and Career-Readiness Standards (MCCRS), dispelling common myths about the standards, and advocating for high-quality implementation of the standards. Through this work, we recognized the need for educators to be engaged…

What Common Core has in Common with Broccoli

On January 25, 2015 this editorial¬†ran in the Clarion-Ledger.¬† By: Rachel Canter I have never seen someone gag as hard as our daughter did the first time we tried to feed her green vegetables. After successfully introducing fruit purees, sweet potatoes, and squash, we tried…