Content Tagged 'education'

Painting for Paris
As News 25’s Katarina Luketich shows us, one art teacher at Popp’s Ferry Elementary is using what happened in Paris to teach love and solidarity. Video Video
Pathways 2 Possibilities Career Expo
News 25’s Katarina Luketich brings us to a huge career expo going on today and tomorrow for eighth graders to explore career opportunities. Video Video
USM Gulf Park Celebrates Diversity
The University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park campus is celebrating diversity today, kicking off a week’s worth of activities on this topic. Video Video
Students Test Newton's Laws of Motion
Science students at Stone Middle School tested out Newton’s Laws of Motion by performing egg drops at different heights and racing self-made cars using balloons as power sources Video Video
Students Tour Downtown Gulfport Businesses
Students enrolled in a business course took a trip to visit a variety of different businesses in the downtown area. Video Video
Little Free Libraries Coming to Town
Little Free Libraries are a way for children to take and leave books around their community. Video Video
Point Sur Docks at Port of Gulfport
This morning the Point Sur docked at the Port of Gulfport but it won’t be staying for long. Video Video
Initiative 42 Fails at the Polls
After months of heated debate, the public has voted “no” to Initiative 42. Video Video
Coast Schools See Higher Test Scores
The results are in for statewide common core testing. Video Video
MSU President Speaks at Ocean Springs High School
Education is the key to success. That was the message of Mississippi State University President Dr. Mark Keenum to Ocean Springs High School students today. Video Video
Chevron High School Career Fair
Today, Chevron reached out to local high schoolers to show them the career opportunities in front of them. Video Video
Pizza vs. Burgers Election
Even though they’re a few years shy of being old enough to vote, students at Nativity BVM Elementary in Biloxi also cast ballots today. Video Video
Ocean Springs Teacher Wins 2015 Economics Teacher of the Year
We congratulate an Ocean Springs educator who was recognized by the Mississippi Council on Economic Education as the state’s top economics teacher. Video Video
Chevron Contributes to MGCCC Engineering
Today Chevron joined in on Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and Mississippi State’s partnership to offer a four year engineering degree program on the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Lawmakers Become Principals for a Day
Today legislators stepped away from their work desks and sat amongst students to see firsthand what goes on in our schools. Video Video
Students Learn about Energy Efficiency
Are you mindful about turning the lights off when you leave a room or how low you keep the thermostat? Video Video
State Officials on Initiative 42
Today Governor Phil Bryant, Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves and other Republican officials came down to the Coast to hold a press conference in regard to Initiative 42 and how they feel people should vote. Video Video
Moss Point Community Forum on Initiative 42
With November 3rd elections just over a week away, state representatives, education groups and various organizations are eager to inform the public as much as possible on Initiative 42. Video Video
Kevin Brooks Visits the Coast
Making the right decisions can save your life as well as others. That’s the message Kevin Brooks brought to the Coast. Video Video
PRAM Students Visit WXXV
Students from throughout the state ventured to the other side to tour our WXXV news studio today. Video Video
Initiative 42 Educational Forum
State representatives, education groups and various organizations are eager to inform the public as much as possible on Initiative 42. Video Video
Police Appreciation Breakfast at Long Beach High School
Today the Long Beach Police Department got to sit down and enjoy a nice home cooked brunch thanks to a group of students at Long Beach High School. Video Video
New Chancellor for Ole Miss
The Mississippi College Board has named Jeffrey Vitter, provost at the University of Kansas, as its top choice to become chancellor at the University of Mississippi. Video Video
Mississippi Test Scores on the Rise
Mississippi’s fourth grade reading and math scores improve on the latest nation’s report card Video Video
MGCCC Jackson County Campus Celebrates 50 Years
Fifty years from now students and faculty at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jackson County campus will open a time capsule full of memories of what the Jackson County campus is like today. Video Video
Mayor’s Youth Council in Gulfport
If your Gulfport High School student is a young government official in the making, or simply wants to get more involved in community issues, Mayor Billy Hewes has a place for them. Video Video
Tulane Cuts Ribbon for new Campus
This morning the Mississippi Gulf Coast Tulane University School of Continuing Studies got to show off their brand new campus. Video Video
United Way Women's Initiative Luncheon
Today about 100 women gathered at Café Climb in Gulfport to learn more about Initiative 42 over lunch. Video Video
Bulldog Day at MGCCC
High school seniors from all across our state skipped their regular classes to get a taste of college today. Video Video
George County Students Show off Horticulture Skills
Horticulture students have turned a rundown barn into a pumpkin patch, growing the orange fruits we all love. Video Video
National Walk to School Day
Over 200 students from Pecan Park Elementary School in Ocean Springs participated in National Walk to School Day. Video Video
DUI Demonstration at Moss Point High School
Drunk driving is the cause of 34 percent of all the car accidents in Mississippi. Video Video
First Graders Sing Their Spelling Words
Who doesn’t like to have fun while they’re learning? Video Video
Chevron’s Fuel Your School Program Provides Boogie Boards for Singing River Academy Students
Chevron’s Fuel Your School Program Provides Boogie Boards for Singing River Academy Students
Hancock Bank Financial Cents Program
Today leaders from Hancock Bank were at West Wortham Middle School preparing eighth graders for financial independence, security, and success. Video Video
High School Nation Tour Visits Ocean Springs High
Hundreds of screaming Ocean Springs High School students skipped fourth block today. Video Video
USM Gulf Park Active Learning Center
Professors at the USM Gulf Park campus are able to take teaching to the next level with the new active learning classroom. Video Video
State Superintendent of Education Visits Ocean Springs
Education, especially Initiative 42, continues to be a highly discussed issue in the state of Mississippi. Video Video
Gulfport High Robotics Club Awarded Grant
Gulfport High School’s robotics club edged out the competition and landed a $10,000 grant from an Ivy League college. Video Video
New Audubon Center Opens
Donations, grants, the Chevron refinery and a little perseverance all led to today’s opening of the Pascagoula River Audubon Center. Video Video
High School Nation Tour Stops By Ocean Springs High
Ocean Springs High School was surprised with a special music festival just for them today. Video Video
Nativity BVM Elementary Celebrates the Pope's U.S. Trip
We bet you thought the pope was in Washington, D.C. He was actually here on the Coast this morning, well his body double was anyway. Video Video
Farm to School Week
This week Popp’s Ferry Elementary, along with other Biloxi schools, is getting a taste of home grown Mississippi cuisine. Video Video
Scholarship for Harrison County Employees
One law firm on the Coast is giving back to the people it serves. Video Video
USM Gulf Park Celebrates Health and Fitness Week
It’s “Health and Fitness Week” at the University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. Video Video
Gaston Point Civic Club Talks Initiative 42
The Gaston Point Civic Club is making sure Initiative 42 remains a topic of discussion. Video Video
Bayou View Elementary Receives New Exercise Equipment
Bayou View Elementary School welcome brand new exercise equipment thanks to the Project Fit America Program and the Mississippi Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Video Video
Hispanic American Heritage Celebration
A local school crossed national lines in the classroom this morning to celebrate Hispanic American Heritage Month. Video Video
Business 101 Seminar
Potential business owners had the chance to learn more about the legal and financial aspects of starting a company at today’s Business 101 Seminar. Video Video
Popp’s Ferry Elementary Principals Become Human Sundaes
Today two principals in Biloxi were covered in sprinkles, chocolate syrup, whipped cream and other types of sundae topping goodness. Video Video
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