UM Outreach Program Succeeds in Helping Teachers and Students in Rural School Districts
Writing program results proven to make a difference in college and career readiness.
Read full story on the UM Outreach website

Lee County invited presenters from the University of Mississippi's Writing Project to introduce close-reading concepts to its middle- and high-school teachers
Full story at Northeast Mississippi
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Teaching Students in Poverty Book Study

Join us for our Fall Book Study!

Starting September 5 and running through November 3rd we will host an online book study to discuss For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood...and the Rest of Y'All Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education.

Participation is free, but the book is not provided. CEUs are available for a $20 processing fee.

Click on this link and complete the Google form. We welcome new participants; previous book studies are not prerequisites to join this discussion.

Be sure to invite any friends who might want to participate!