News 25’s Katarina Luketich interviews Dr. Ursula Whitehead and Guarnette Arrington about the Teacher Appreciation Week: May 15-19 at Stone Middle School. For more information please call (601) 928-4876.
Mississippi teachers might see merit pay next year under the state’s school recognition program, but a proposed house bill would change how the pay is determined. The current program would provide up to 100 dollars per student for schools that achieve “A” ratings or improve by a letter grade. It’s part of a teacher pay […]
A former Mississippi teacher has pleaded not guilty to abusing a vulnerable person after a video showed her dragging a student by the hair. An attorney for Linda Winters Johnson entered the plea for her this week in Washington County Court. A trial date for the misdemeanor criminal charge was not immediately set. A video […]
If you think teachers are spending their summer by the pool. You are mistaken. Over 2,000 educators in the state of Mississippi flocked to the coast coliseum for day one of the Making Connections Conference. The annual conference gives teachers an opportunity to learn innovative and practical teaching strategies and bring them back to the […]