High school students will no longer be required to pass exams

March 4, 2015 in Education

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Current seniors in Mississippi public schools could be the first in decades to graduate without passing an exit exam. State Superintendent Carey Wright announced Tuesday before […]

Miss. Department of Education wants $1 million to investigate school cheating

July 25, 2014 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Education’s new budget includes a request for $1 million to focus on cheating in the public schools. Department spokesman Pete Smith told The Clarion-Ledger  the […]