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April 15, 2024
MAE President Erica Jones issues a request for Legislators to conference on a reliable, sustainable, fair and fully-funded formula for public schools.
Image is of the MAE Raise Mississippi Logo
Press Release

MAE President Erica Jones Issues Statement on Public School Funding Bills

March 6, 2024
"With all the discussion swirling about public school funding bills, we are grateful that the Legislature has heard our voices asking for fully funding public schools during this legislative session. Full funding was the leading point in our Raise Mississippi initiative, and based on public support of that program, we believe our legislators listened."
Image is of panel from the Smith Robertson Museum
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Mississippi Association of Educators, Others Host Acting U. S. Labor Secretary in Jackson

February 15, 2024
The Mississippi Association of Educators, along with the Mississippi AFL-CIO and the Central Mississippi Central Labor Council hosted a round-table discussion with labor leaders, workers, and community supporters on Wednesday, February 14, at the Smith Robertson Museum in Jackson. Organizers provided Acting U. S. Secretary Julie Su with an opportunity to hear directly from those who are impacted by working conditions in the state – from factory workers to teachers.