Content Tagged 'common core'

Coast Young Professionals Hosts Talk About Common Core
Education, more specifically Common Core, has been one of the most talked about topics discussed in the Mississippi state legislature this session. Video Video
Many Educators Say It's Too Early to Give Up on Common Core
Shelia Cauley is a 4th grade teacher at Pass Road Elementary School. She, along with many other local teachers, say the state's move to do away with Common Core is not a wise one. Video Video
Bill to Raise Academic Standards, End Common Core Passes Senate Education Committee
Legislation to review academic standards and end Common Core in Mississippi passed the Senate Education Committee Thursday, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves says.
Legislators & Educators Still Battle Over Common Core
Common Core is still at the root of a heated debate between many educators and state legislators. Video Video
Anti-Common Core Rallies Held in Jackson
Tuesday in the state Capitol, anti-Common Core rallies were held both before and after legislative sessions. Video Video
Lt. Gov. Reeves Calls for Removal of Common Core Standards
Common Core has been a widely debated topic since 2010 when Mississippi schools began working to implement its standards. Video Video
Local Schools Must Implement Common Core This School Year
This year, every classroom in Mississippi will be fully Common Core. Video Video
State Superintendent of Edu. Talks Benefits of Common Core
Wednesday, Dr. Carey Wright, State Superintendent of Education's, main message was about the benefits of Common Core. Video Video
Moss Point Schools Start the New School Year
Moss Point School District kicked off their first day of school Wednesday. Video Video
Biloxi Holds Meeting to Bust Myths About Common Core
A town hall style meeting was held Tuesday by the Biloxi Housing Authority (B.H.A.) to help parents better understand Common Core curriculum. Video Video
Coast Episcopal School Integrates Art Into the Classroom
The Coast Episcopal School in Long Beach is home to 206 students, grades kindergarten through 6th, many of them new additions. Video Video
Pascagoula School District Makes Last Min. Preps for New School Year
With most districts starting school next week, teachers, administrators, and maintenance staff are making last minute preparations for the new school year. Video Video
Parents & Teachers Educate Themselves on Common Core
Mississippi ranks among the lowest in grades K through 12 when it comes to student achievement. Video Video
Lt. Gov. Speaks Out About Test Score Drop
Although the drop in test scores since the implementation of Common Core was expected, Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves says there's no excuse for the lower scores. Video Video
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