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Conversations with William Winter: on education, racism, millennials' obligation to social justice, and Mississippi's place in America

Lamees El-sadek | Posted 11.24.2016 | Politics
Lamees El-sadek

I had long known of his legacy, but I first, personally, met Governor Winter two years ago, shortly after I returned from graduate school to my home, Mississippi.

A Lot Of People In Mississippi Are Confused About The State's Education Standards

| Jackie Mader | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

It’s been called a federal curriculum, the end of literature lessons, and even, here in Mississippi, a “Muslim takeover of schools.” The Common ...

Mississippi Budget Pushes For Literacy, Merit Pay Over Pre-K

| Jackie Mader | Posted 01.16.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report's HechingerEd blog. Mississippi will probably not fund or create public pre-kindergarten op...