Bailey Education Group
Bailey Education Group is pleased to offer fee waived consultative services to active PREPS members. Each fee waived consultation will result in a detailed report that will include data and trends, recommendations for improvement, and next steps for improving teaching and learning. Bailey’s fee waived consultative services are available in the following areas.
*Comprehensive Assessment and Data Planning
*Mississippi Professional Growth System for Teachers and Principals
*Mississippi Multi-Tiered Support System
Class Dismissed is an excellent PODCAST to share with your faculty. It is available on Itunes for FREE. We are looking forward to many opportunities with Class Dismissed.
Core Learning, LLC
A special invitation for new district contracts based on the size of the district, but under no circumstance will the costs exceed $9,500.
Generation Ready will present regional professional development sessions to PREPS member districts for teachers and for administrators (as well as specialty groups such as curriculum coordinators, special education directors, ect.) on relevant topics.
Impact Education Group
We are happy to discount our Assessment of Resource Utilization. This service involves analyzing a school’s instructional and operational activities. This review will provide a district with a review of how resources are being utilized to improve instructional practices and student outcomes.
The second service we will discount is our New Teacher Academy. This service is provided for beginning teachers as well as teachers with limited experience and will be tailored to the needs of the teachers and district.
Mississippi Professional Educators
MPE Offering Regional Trainings
MPE is pleased to offer regional training sessions again this school year. Participants will receive .6 CEU credits for each full day course. Sessions will be provided at NO COST for 5 PREPS members. The cost for non-members is $25. To register, visit the "Professional Development" section of our website (www.mpe.org) and then click on the hyperlink for the respective training you wish to attend.
Research indicates that a lack of outside reading time is the greatest contributor to the ongoing reading achievement gap, as reading practice is the primary activity that consistently correlates to reading gains.
You can use the following ESSA funding to support a book distribution giving books to students for building home libraries:
· Title I Part A
· Title II Part B
· Title III EL Acquisition
· Title IV Academic Enrichment Block Grant Part A
· Title IV 21st Century CLS Part B
PREPS members will receive a 5% discount on any new product purchase moving forward.
Southern Dropout Prevention Alliance
We are pleased to partner with Southern Dropout Prevention Alliance of Mississippi. PREPS districts will receive an additional 5 percent discount on CEU and SEMI professional development, Canvas, and training courses. SDPA is willing to assist our members in all ways possible. Please visit their website at http://southerndpa.org/ to learn more about the ways they can help your district.