Learning Activities & COVID-19 Updates
We have been awestruck by the resourcefulness of our teachers and administrators as they redesigned the academic year at warp speed, compiling and creating extraordinary tools to keep students engaged, well-nourished, and LEARNING! We figured that there were some slightly overwhelmed parents-moonlighting-as-teachers who could benefit from these amazing resources, educational games, virtual field trips and more – so we’ve organized them for you in this new section of our web site. Explore the links below.
We are doing our part to limit the spread of the coronavirus by working remotely and encouraging social distancing practices among our staff. So, while you won’t find us at our Jackson office, you can reach us by email or phone and can find updates on our web site and on our Facebook and Twitter pages. As we learn of decisions that affect public schools statewide, we will keep you posted. Please also watch for notifications from your local school district concerning school closures, meals for children, expectations and resources for students while schools are closed, etc.
Teachers worried about their paychecks being docked for COVID-related absences can breathe a sigh of relief for now. Gov. Reeves has extended Mississippi’s State of
Send us your questions! Lt. Gov. Hosemann will join us on Zoom at 5:30 p.m. today for more REAL TALK about public education. If you
Our education chairs got rave reviews for their candid answers to attendees’ questions at last week’s REAL TALK session, and we are expecting more revealing