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Services Offered:

  • M-Star Training for teachers and administrators
  • Principal Coaching
  • Teacher Mentoring/Coaching
  • Regional Professional Development
  • Promethean Board Training
  • Customized In-District Professional Development
  • Monthly Superintendent's Meetings
  • Quarterly Network Meetings of SPED Directors, Federal Program Directors, Business Managers & Curriculum Directors
  • Embeded Professional Development
  • Technology Training
  • Website Design

EMCED (East Mississippi Center for Educational Development, Inc.) located at Mississippi State University/Meridian Campus, is a regional educational service agency committed to assuming a strong leadership role in supporting public educators’ efforts to develop quality learning environments in which all children can learn and all children can obtain a quality education. EMCED partners with 24 central Mississippi School districts and Mississippi State University to promote high-quality instruction in the classroom and overall school improvement by improving and enhancing the personal and professional effectiveness of educators. This is accomplished through high-quality accessible professional development opportunities and support services provided in an efficient and affordable format.

Recent Updates
EMCED will be hosting the following events:
  • School Safety workshops created by the Mississippi Department of Education Department Office of School Safety.  The MDE Safe and Orderly Schools will provide CEU credit for participants at no charge. SEMI credit is also available. Register here.
EMCED will be hosting several different Literacy Trainings on Cambium Education’s Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS):





East Mississippi Center for Educational Development, Inc.
1000 Hwy 19N, Meridian, MS 39307
Ph: 601.484.0301 • Fx: 601.484.0372 • Toll Free: 1.800.824.5288 ext. 306
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