Outstanding Educators 2020

Ask for More Jackson, with support from the Community Foundation for Mississippi, celebrated eight teachers from the Jackson Public School District as Outstanding Educators for 2020. Although teachers can never be compensated enough for all they do to impact the lives of children, all winners will receive monetary awards as appreciation for planting the seeds […]

NEA Foundation Community School Grant

The NEA Foundation is a public charity founded by educators for educators to improve public education for all students. The foundation has awarded planning grants for Community School development in Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Ask for More Jackson is the lead partner for the community grant for Lanier High School in the Jackson Public School […]

Honoring Our Past- Empowering Our Future Through ART

Our final project allowed students the opportunity to research people from the past to show how they are connected to the present. We involved art students from Jackson State University to come and help our students conduct research on Margaret Walker Alexander, who she was a professor there in 1966. To further familiarize our students […]