Bonds, Buildings

and Helpful Information for Good Financial Management

Come take advantage of this one-day informative session featuring one of the top school finance attorneys in Mississippi, Jim Young, along with former Superintendent Arthur McMillan and Bonnie Granger. Bring your team of up to three central office staff responsible for district financial management to learn more about:

  • Public Finance Essentials

  • Planning a Project

  • Financing a Project

  • Passing a Bond Issue

  • Completing a Project

  • Maintaining and Protecting your Projects

November 10, 2022

MSU Riley Center

(seating is limited so register early) 

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This training is free to EMCED members and $150.00 for non member districts.

  Professional Growth System Trainings

EMCED will host PGS trainings this fall in Brandon, Madison, Meridian, and Starkville. Registration is now open.



EMCED is committed to assuming a strong leadership role in supporting public educators’ efforts to develop quality learning environments in which all children can obtain a quality education. EMCED’s partnership with member school districts and Mississippi State University promotes high-quality instruction in the classroom and overall school improvement by enhancing and improving the personal and professional effectiveness of educators.  This is accomplished through high-quality professional development opportunities and support services provided in an efficient and affordable format.  


EMCED is excited to offer training for K-12 administrators needing professional learning opportunities to address leadership practices that administrators face daily in their local school and districts. The Institute is comprised of 8 modules based on the PSEL standards and are scheduled throughout the school year allowing participants to make the commitment to prepare, communicate and practice skills of the training. Each module is a two day training with 10 SEMI's or 1 OSL offered. The cost for each module is $160.00 for EMCED members and $220.00 for non-members.  

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Module Descriptions


Mississippi State University