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School Improvement

Office Responsibilities

  • Provide support to assist teachers and administrators in improving their practice

  • Solicit community support to improve educational opportunities for children

  • Provide public forums to disseminate information about strategies that will result in improving educational opportunities for children

  • Conduct research and review literature to identify educational issues relative to learning styles and student achievement 

  • Assist low performing schools in Mississippi with the development and implementation of their School Improvement Action Plans

  • Analyze individual teacher effectiveness using observations, documented profile data, interviews, classroom assessment data, and staff input to develop and plan strategies for improvement

  • Provide classroom teachers with research-based methods to obtain and maintain quality effective classroom instruction

  • Enhance the instruction of teachers by providing support and follow-up to statewide professional development

Office of School Improvement     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3078     Fax: (601) 359-2944

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