Mississippi has one of the lowest graduation rates in the nation with 75-percent of students receiving a high school diploma. That's according to the state Department of Education.
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Sep. 29, 2014 • Parent-Teacher Communication Could Raise Miss. Graduation Rates
Sep. 18, 2014 • Program will pay parents to volunteer in classroom
Parents who want to play a larger role in their child's education could soon be given a financial incentive to volunteer in the classroom.
Sep. 17, 2014 • Chiquita Jones – Making Education a Community Effort
Chiquita Jones is the modern day Fannie Lou Hamer of education in Philadelphia, Mississippi. “In the 2011 Parent Leadership Institute, which was the first class in East Mississippi,
Oct. 7, 2014 - 7:30pm • Finding a Public Elementary School/Countdown to Kindergarten (Presidio Heights)
PPS of San Francisco
Presidio Branch Library 3150, Sacramento Street @ Lyon Street in Presidio Heights
Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:30am • PPSHI Monthly Meeting
PPS of Hawai'i
Wist Hall - University of Hawaii at Manoa
Oct. 13, 2014 - 4:30pm • Save the Future of Our Youth 2014 ACTS Public Action
PPS of Syracuse
Atonement Lutheran Church, 116 W. Glen Avenue (near Valley Plaza on S. Salina Street)