Educational Leadership Institute

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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EMCED in partnership with BUSE Education Services is offering Teach Smart Prevention Program (Restraint and Seclusion Training) which is specifically designed to meet the requirements of the MDE's Restraint and Seclusion policy. The training is limited to a maximum of 20 participants. This intensive one day program will certify participants in restraint and seclusion for three (3) years.  The cost is $100.00 for EMCED members and $150.00 for non-EMCED members. 

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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.  



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