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370 AFS Exchange Students from 83 partner countries still need Loving Hosts for the fall. Apply today

Why not host one of our outstanding AFS Intercultural Programs' Thai females involved in music this fall ? Apply now. Please, share with your contacts. We have others who may go anywhere in the USA with an open high school and loving hosts. As of this morning we have 370 AFSers who still need placements for the fall..

Sopistha from Thailand
Female | 15 yrs old
Interests:
running, piano, orchestra, band, science, politics/social issues

Meet Praew, an outgoing, musical and cheerful student from Thailand. She is passionate about music. Praew loves singing, playing the piano and playing the violin. As an only child, she has many responsibilities around the house, including helping her mother with cooking and cleaning. At school, she studies math and sciences. Praew also plays in the school band and the school orchestra. She loves how the “voices” of the different instruments combine and blend together to make beautiful music. She plans to study political science at university and one day represent Thailand as an ambassador.

If interested contact Jeff at 1-800-AFS-INFO ext 2207. You may view other mini-bios at www.afsusa.org/host from our 83 partner countries. You will be amazed at their talents and interests.All types of families may host.

AFSUSA.ORG
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Host an international high school exchange student! Each year, more than 2,300 exchange students from 90 countries come to the US on AFS programs to study in high schools and live with host families. By hosting an AFS Exchange Student in your home, you will start seeing the world differently.

Dr. Barbara Y. Wills
Miss Tennky Area AFS PR Team Chair
[email protected]
931-378-7258
Join Millington Parks and Recreation THIS FRIDAY for Family Skate Night from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. We will have Sherry Oke doing the music & games during skating. We will also have concessions available for purchase. The cost is $5 per skater. For more information call the Millington Parks and Recreation business office at 901.873.5770.

https://www.facebook.com/events/330439201131842/
Great AFSers still need loving hosts for the fall by August 31st-Apply Today

Below is one example of a YES Scholarship Student.. More are available including many soccer and music players.To view go to www.afsusa.org/host and put in your zip cod. Locally, contact Sandy Rich at [email protected] an 865-203-1228.

Hamed Jarwan
Male | 15 yrs old | Kuwait | NH 2017 (YES)

Hamed is a creative and friendly student from Kuwait. He enjoys running, going to the gym, and playing soccer and volleyball. Hamed wants to change the world by starting his own tech company and creating true cyber security. He is not afraid to work hard to achieve his goals. He is passionate about making a positive impact on the world and is very grateful for the opportunity to learn from others during his time in the U.S. As the oldest of five siblings, Hamed is used to being a role model. He unwinds by spending time with friends, reading books, and developing apps. He manages his time well.
Great AFSers still need loving hosts for the fall by August 31st-Apply Today

Below is one example of a YES Scholarship Student.. More are available including many soccer and music players.To view go to www.afsusa.org/host and put in your zip cod. Locally, contact Sandy Rich at [email protected] an 865-203-1228.

Hamed Jarwan
Male | 15 yrs old | Kuwait | NH 2017 (YES)

Hamed is a creative and friendly student from Kuwait. He enjoys running, going to the gym, and playing soccer and volleyball. Hamed wants to change the world by starting his own tech company and creating true cyber security. He is not afraid to work hard to achieve his goals. He is passionate about making a positive impact on the world and is very grateful for the opportunity to learn from others during his time in the U.S. As the oldest of five siblings, Hamed is used to being a role model. He unwinds by spending time with friends, reading books, and developing apps. He manages his time well.

Millington Municial Education Association.

Operating as usual

Schwinn to consider waivers to shift schools to virtual learning as COVID spikes 08/30/2021

Schwinn to consider waivers to shift schools to virtual learning as COVID spikes

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/27/22645393/covid-virtual-learning-schwinn-tennessee-schools-waivers

Schwinn to consider waivers to shift schools to virtual learning as COVID spikes In a letter to superintendents, Schwinn said the seven-day waivers will be for Tennessee classrooms or schools only, not entire districts

Two lawsuits supporting face masks in schools challenge Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s opt-out order 08/30/2021

Two lawsuits supporting face masks in schools challenge Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s opt-out order

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/27/22644870/masks-optional-shelby-county-lawsuit-gov-bill-lee-tennessee

Two lawsuits supporting face masks in schools challenge Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s opt-out order The lawsuits are the latest development in the ongoing saga between Democratic county leaders including County Mayor Lee Harris, who believe COVID mitigation mandates protect the public, and the Republican administration, which views such mandates as intrusions on personal liberties.

Photos from Millington Central Middle High School's post 08/06/2021

Photos from Millington Central Middle High School's post

Virtual schools see increased enrollment in Memphis and Nashville 08/06/2021

Virtual schools see increased enrollment in Memphis and Nashville

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/5/22610360/virtual-schools-virtual-learning-increased-enrollment-memphis-and-nashville

Virtual schools see increased enrollment in Memphis and Nashville Virtual learners will be able to participate in extracurricular activities and sports with their zoned school.

Masks required in all public and private schools in Shelby County 08/06/2021

Masks required in all public and private schools in Shelby County

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/6/22613129/masks-required-in-all-schools-in-shelby-county-tennessee

Masks required in all public and private schools in Shelby County Masks in schools have been a controversial issue nationwide, but especially in the South where a strong anti-mask movement has developed.

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected 08/03/2021

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/2/22605300/tennessee-pandemic-student-tcap-scores-decline-covid

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected State-level results showed a 5% decrease since 2019, the last time that Tennessee public school students took standardized tests under TCAP.

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected 08/03/2021

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/8/2/22605300/tennessee-pandemic-student-tcap-scores-decline-covid

Tennessee’s decline in student TCAP scores during pandemic was dramatic — as expected State-level results showed a 5% decrease since 2019, the last time that Tennessee public school students took standardized tests under TCAP.

07/31/2021

Your Millington Municipal Education Association had the pleasure of meeting our new teachers last Tuesday😃 We had the opportunity to introduce ourselves and share our mission. “Organized by educators, with educators, for educators” is our motto. However, educators include staffing in the area of cafeteria, maintenance, bussing and admin. All can be members! Join our efforts in creating the best learning environment for our children.

Your Millington Municipal Education Association had the pleasure of meeting our new teachers last Tuesday😃 We had the opportunity to introduce ourselves and share our mission. “Organized by educators, with educators, for educators” is our motto. However, educators include staffing in the area of cafeteria, maintenance, bussing and admin. All can be members! Join our efforts in creating the best learning environment for our children.

Tennessee students don’t learn enough Black history, professors say 07/31/2021

Tennessee students don’t learn enough Black history, professors say

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/7/29/22575325/black-history-african-american-history-memphis-tennessee-students

Tennessee students don’t learn enough Black history, professors say Tennessee’s social studies curriculum requires instruction on a wide range of topics, but some history professors say few students enter their classrooms having learned much about Black history and even fewer have learned about local Black history.

07/31/2021

Tennessee Tax Free Weekend is THIS weekend, July 30-August 1! Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity!

Click here for all the details!

https://www.tn.gov/revenue/taxes/sales-and-use-tax/sales-tax-holiday.html

07/31/2021

Attention students and parents! It's the moment you've all been waiting for...STUDENT SCHEDULES ARE NOW AVAILABLE IN SKYWARD!!

07/31/2021

Updated July 30

Millington Municipal Schools is continuing to follow guidance from the CDC, Tennessee Department of Health, and the Shelby County Department of Health.

See the attached COVID Responsibilities for the 2021-2022 School Year.

https://www.millingtonschools.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_90441/Image/News/Covid19/COVID%20Responsibilties%2021-22%20v2.pdf

Student Loan Debt Among Educators | NEA 07/28/2021

Student Loan Debt Among Educators | NEA

https://www.nea.org/studentdebt/2021report?fbclid=IwAR2_v5Lyk5O62bvtia6XBnEmklRhbjSmTk-QDA9gAo_kIlVXDAjlroJEelo

Student Loan Debt Among Educators | NEA From pre-K to Ph.D., our right to learn, grow, and thrive should be based on how big we dream and how hard we work. But the astronomical cost of higher education—even public higher education—forces many students to either forego their education or be trapped in a lifetime of debt.

Research suggests students benefit from discussing racism 07/09/2021

Research suggests students benefit from discussing racism

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2021/7/8/22569197/critical-race-theory-bans-racism-schools-research

Research suggests students benefit from discussing racism But new bans on "critical race theory" threaten to limit such discussions.

07/06/2021

President Joe Biden Addresses NEA Representative Assembly

NEA/RA had the opportunity to here from some great leaders President Biden and our NEA member FLOTUS, Stacy Abrams and our Secretary of Education.
https://www.facebook.com/neatoday/videos/521641159081447/

07/02/2021

Recap from last night!

Just getting out, but for the past two today’s, I have been in the NEA conference for 6hrs, two more days to go. 😃I thought listening to our guest speaker STACY ABRAMS was a prize!!! Well, our very own PRESIDENT BIDEN and FIRST LADY will be joining us tomorrow!!! Feels so good to be valued by our nations leaders!

Recap from last night!

Just getting out, but for the past two today’s, I have been in the NEA conference for 6hrs, two more days to go. 😃I thought listening to our guest speaker STACY ABRAMS was a prize!!! Well, our very own PRESIDENT BIDEN and FIRST LADY will be joining us tomorrow!!! Feels so good to be valued by our nations leaders!

07/01/2021

See the schedule ⬇️ for our last few days of student meal pick up for anyone 18 and younger. We must take a break, rest, recharge and start training for a new year! Thank you to all that have supported our staff and picked up meals for your children. 🍎🥦🍔🍕. We love our students and will be happy to see everyone August 9 😀
#onemillington
#feedthechildren
#nokidhungrytn

Critical race theory protesters confront Tennessee education leader 07/01/2021

Critical race theory protesters confront Tennessee education leader

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/6/30/22558296/critical-race-theory-crt-protesters-confront-tennessee-education-penny-schwinn

Critical race theory protesters confront Tennessee education leader Critical race theory opponents confronted Tennessee Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn at a school on Wednesday.

Tennessee education laws on topics from Common Core to vaccinations take effect July 1 06/29/2021

Tennessee education laws on topics from Common Core to vaccinations take effect July 1

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/6/28/22554847/tennessee-common-core-vaccination-education

Tennessee education laws on topics from Common Core to vaccinations take effect July 1 Tennessee aims to get rid of vestiges of the politically sensitive Common Core academic standards, while also notifying students and their parents about their vaccination exemption rights, under dozens of new state laws.

STAR COVERAGE Millington Education 2021 with Michael Perry and Mark Neal 06/18/2021

STAR COVERAGE Millington Education 2021 with Michael Perry and Mark Neal

https://youtu.be/OSyFOg39qtQ

STAR COVERAGE Millington Education 2021 with Michael Perry and Mark Neal You can't really call it a passing of the torch.Incoming Millington Central Middle-High School Principal Michael Perry and Millington Municipal School Distri...

Tennessee raises teacher base pay to $38,000 05/28/2021

Tennessee raises teacher base pay to $38,000

😳 What is it now!!?

Tennessee raises teacher base pay to $38,000 The increases will help the state’s lowest paid public school teachers, whose local districts provide the state’s minimum required salary.

Biden grants push Tennessee Republicans to ban critical race theory 05/26/2021

Biden grants push Tennessee Republicans to ban critical race theory

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/5/25/22453738/biden-administration-grants-critical-race-theory-racism-tennessee-republicans-lawmakers-teachers

Biden grants push Tennessee Republicans to ban critical race theory The grant program’s rollout, prioritizing instruction on diversity, anti-racism, and the legacy of slavery, unleashed a torrent of backroom discussions.

Tennessee governor signs bill restricting how race and bias can be taught in schools 05/25/2021

Tennessee governor signs bill restricting how race and bias can be taught in schools

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/5/24/22452478/tennessee-governor-signs-bill-restricting-how-race-and-bias-can-be-taught-in-schools

Tennessee governor signs bill restricting how race and bias can be taught in schools Gov. Bill Lee on Monday signed a bill into law that will restrict what public school teachers can discuss in Tennessee classrooms about racism, white privilege, and unconscious bias.

Fight for $15: Shelby County Schools has yet to give a living wage to all employees 05/20/2021

Fight for $15: Shelby County Schools has yet to give a living wage to all employees

I know our newly contracted service will pay our custodians 15 an hr. Millington!

Fight for $15: Shelby County Schools has yet to give a living wage to all employees As advocates nationwide are pushing for a $15 minimum wage, Shelby County and Memphis City governments have already raised the minimum to $15 an hour for all employees. But Shelby County Schools is...

[05/17/21]   MCHS Seniors LOOK IN YOUR SCHOOL EMAIL FOR SCHOLARSHIP INFO FROM YOUR COUNSELOR.

2021 Millington Central High School Spring Band Concert 05/08/2021

2021 Millington Central High School Spring Band Concert

https://www.facebook.com/1521669438055965/posts/3118654195024140/?d=n

2021 Millington Central High School Spring Band Concert A year of new trials, a few errors and perseverance helped produce a night of music for the Millington Central High School Band last Thursday night.In the Mi...

Tennessee educators: How would limits on teaching about racism and social justice affect your classroom? 05/07/2021

Tennessee educators: How would limits on teaching about racism and social justice affect your classroom?

Everyone should be taught about history to educate for growth not for blaming. Blaming causes animosity.

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/5/6/22423672/tennessee-educators-new-law-racism-and-social-justice-affect-your-classroom-critical-race-theory

Tennessee educators: How would limits on teaching about racism and social justice affect your classroom? Beginning next school year, Tennessee teachers will have to restrict their instruction on race and racism under newly passed legislation that’s likely to become law.

Tennessee legislative chambers split on bill banning classroom discussions about systemic racism 05/06/2021

Tennessee legislative chambers split on bill banning classroom discussions about systemic racism

https://tn.chalkbeat.org/2021/5/4/22420204/tennessee-house-passes-bill-to-block-classroom-discussions-about-systemic-racism

Tennessee legislative chambers split on bill banning classroom discussions about systemic racism A proposal that would ban classroom discussions about systemic racism passed Tuesday in Tennessee’s House of Representatives after an impassioned debate between white Republicans and mostly Black Democrats about how U.S. history should be taught. The Senate later rejected the bill.

05/04/2021

https://www.facebook.com/1521669438055965/posts/3115479162008310/?d=n

We are inviting rising 7th and 8th graders to come get acquainted with their school for next year. To get tickets for a tour, sign up at this link https://mchs.millingtonschools.org/News/rising_7th_and_8th_grade_school_tours

05/02/2021

Not to late to prepare, to show your love!!

Not to late to prepare, to show your love!!

Photos from Millington Municipal Education Association's post 04/30/2021

Teacher appreciation week, May 3-7!

4 ways Biden’s American Families Plan would matter for schools and children 04/29/2021

4 ways Biden’s American Families Plan would matter for schools and children

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2021/4/28/22407696/american-families-plan-schools-children-biden

4 ways Biden’s American Families Plan would matter for schools and children The plan would make preschool and higher education more accessible.

04/29/2021

Do you have a child starting Kindergarten in the 2021-2022 school year?

Join Millington Primary School on Thursday, May 6th from 5-6pm to learn all about the AWESOMENESS and what to expect in Kindergarten!

04/27/2021

Show your appreciation for a member, at you school or district!😀

Show your appreciation for a member, at you school or district!😀

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Millington Education Foundation Millington Education Foundation
Millington, 38083

MEF is a non-profit organization that raises funds to award grants to teachers for innovative and creative classroom projects and experiences.