The Past Month at MSF

The 2014 Legislative session kicked off on January 7th. Similar to last session, this year’s legislative session has a strong focus on a variety of issues in education. Lawmakers will consider legislation designed to tweak the processes for implementing the Mississippi Public Charter Schools Act…

MSF Monthly Update

IN THIS ISSUE: Executive Director Notes Quick update on MSF over the past month Charter Schools Application released and other news Creating Healthy and Responsible Teens (CHART Initiative) Updates from the field Pre-Kindergarten State-funded preK implementation School Turnaround MSF launches Choose Excellence Campaign Other Education…

MSF Monthly Update

IN THIS EDITION: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NOTE CHARTER SCHOOLS CHART INITIATIVE PRE KINDERGARTEN SCHOOL TURNAROUND ___________________________________________________________ EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NOTE Quick update of MSF over the past month Jobs at MSF– In November, we will be hiring a new Deputy Director of Policy and a Teen Health Policy…

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!…

MSF March Update Released

Last night, we released our monthly MSF Update.  MSFUpdate_March2010 A few topics covered A Note from the Executive Director Finding Our Willingness for Reform Policy Advocacy @MSF Policy Innovators in Education (PIE) Network Mississippi’s School Improvement Grant Legislative Review Race to the Top Democracy Revitalization…