Editorial roundup – 05/20/15

Poor readers usually are poor students People can legitimately argue whether flunking third-graders is the correct response when they can’t read anywhere near grade level. Those who oppose Mississippi’s new “third-grade gate” law say that holding students back only increases…

Pearson recognized for work in Teacher Academy

From press reports The Teacher Academy program at the WLCTC (Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center) is proud to announce that Cassi Pearson won 2nd place in Lesson Planning & Development for the Humanities at the Future Educators Association International conference.…

Calendar of Events – 05/20/15

Winston County Chiefs Registration May 30 The Winston County Chiefs will be excepting registration for their 2015 Fall Football Teams. Ages for players are 6-12. Each player enrolling will need to fill out an application, provide a copy of child…

Correction – 05/20/15

Editor’s note: In the May 13 edition in the Native son named to Ole Miss’ School of Education Alumni Hall of Fame article, the coach identified should have been listed as coach Robert Elzie Hinze who later became Superintendent of…