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News Releases 2017

Dr. Carey Wright to Testify at U.S. House of Representatives Hearing on the Every Student Succeeds Act

by Xi Guo | Jul 17, 2017


Carey M. Wright, Ed.D., State Superintendent of Education

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Patrice Guilfoyle, APR, Director of Communications *601-359-3706 *FAX:  601-359-3033
Jean Cook, Communications Specialist *601-359-3519


MEDIA ADVISORY

For Immediate Release: July 17, 2017

Dr. Carey Wright to Testify at U.S. House of Representatives Hearing on the Every Student Succeeds Act

WHO: Dr. Carey Wright, state superintendent of education and president-elect of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), and U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce

WHAT: Dr. Wright has been invited to testify at the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce hearing, “ESSA Implementation: Exploring State and Local Reform Efforts.” Wright will share highlights of Mississippi’s plan to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act and talk about how the state engaged stakeholders to develop a plan that is tailored to the needs of Mississippi students.

WHEN: 9 a.m. CST, July 18, 2017

WHERE: Rayburn House Office Building, 45 Independence Ave., Washington, D.C.

View live webcast on C-Span or at: https://edworkforce.house.gov/calendar/eventsingle.aspx?EventID=401855

 

 

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