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Mississippi Honored as Pacesetter for Early Literacy Work

The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) recognized the Mississippi Campaign for Grade-Level Reading as a State Pacesetter for its efforts to improve early literacy and student success. The Campaign will also recognize Governor Phil Bryant for his leadership in making third-grade reading proficiency a priority of his administration’s education reform efforts. The special recognitions were presented at a reception on February 15 at 6 p.m. at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson, Mississippi.

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A Successful Launch!

Since December 1st, the MS Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Network has expanded! Community coalitions are growing and thriving, Two communities are working on their Community Solutions Action Plan (CSAP) since they’ve submitted their Letter of Intent, and several others are on track to submit their Letter of Intent Soon!

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Join @MSReads1 in Meridian on Sept. 11-12 for Literacy for Leaders. This session is for administrators looking to sharpen their skills in supporting early reading. #MSReads

OSD Back to School Meeting at CB Webb
We shared important info with parents. Parents & children were able to choose a book to take home.
Much thanks to @OxfordSD @bharveyosd Hyped4Change Oxford Housing Authority


FACT: There are 11,073 K-3 teachers in MS. Help the @MSReads1 reach more of them. Like Us. Share Us. Follow Us.

RT @MSarts: The first Mississippi Writers Trail marker prototypes were unveiled today at the @msbookfest. Thanks to the family of Eudora Welty and @jesmimi. What a great way to pick off #MsBookFest!


Our @MSReads1 team is rounding up your reading success! Get on the trail to literacy by attending our Structured Literacy series at your local Mississippi RESA. Sign up today: https://t.co/JwrHWGQUGo.

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