Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
1/17/2014 - Jackson, Miss.

The Mississippi Education Achievement Council will meet at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 23, in the Mississippi Community College Board Room on the fifth floor of the Universities Center, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, MS 39211.

The council was established by the Mississippi Legislature during the 2010 regular session to establish education achievement goals for the state, monitor and report on the stateís progress toward these goals and prepare an annual report card compiled from the annual reports submitted by each state institution of higher learning and community and junior college in the state.

The Mississippi Education Achievement Council consists of representatives of the Mississippi Legislature, the Governorís Office, the State Institutions of Higher Learning, Mississippiís Community and Junior Colleges, the Mississippi State Board of Education, the Mississippi Department of Mental Health and the Mississippi Economic Council.