Posts Tagged ‘Mississippi Building Blocks’

Improving kids’ socio-emotional development

Mississippi Building Blocks, a private business-funded early childhood education initiative, is in its second year and showing positive results, particularly in the area of socio-emotional development. MBB randomly selected 100 licensed child care centers from 15 counties across Mississippi to participate in the program that includes teacher mentoring and scholarships, classroom materials, parent education and […] [...]

Entergy makes large donation

by MBJ Newswires Published: September 14,2009

Tags: donation, Entergy Mississippi Inc., JACKSON, Mississippi Building Blocks

Jackson – Entergy Mississippi Inc. has awarded a $300,000 grant to Mississippi Building Blocks. The early childhood education program aims to improve the quality of pre-kindergarten and build a stronger future work force. A $100,000 gift, given Sept. 3, is the first of three installments to be invested in the program over three years. Mississippi […] [...]

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