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Community leaders and partners met in the MPB Auditorium to address Mississippi's current dropout crisis and discussed solutions to increase the overall graduation rate throughout the state.

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Acting for the Camera- Ms. LaShundra Thomas

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Ms. LaShundra Thomas, co-founder of the Blue Light Underground Ensemble (a performance arts acting troupe for people of color), attended MPB’s American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute to teach the students how to act on film and stage.

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Parents: Special Needs Students in Private School Denied Scholarships

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The Equal Opportunity for Students with Special Needs Act was designed to give the parents of about 430 special needs students in Mississippi, $6,500 in state money for approved services outside the public education system like private schools or tutors. 

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Prince Duren- American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute

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Professor Prince Duren speaks to the American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute.

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Youth Media Summer Institute: Editing Day

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The students from the 2015 Can I Kick It: Youth Movement Through Media Summer Institute learn about editing after a week of filming in different locations. 

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Meet the Students- Shamaria

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Meet the students of MPB's American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute.

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Meet the Students- Tyrek

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Meet a member of the American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute.

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Money Talks: Finding A Job

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This week, we’ll talk about finding a job.  What should your resume’ include, where are the best places to search for jobs, good interviewing tactics, and we’ll go over a few common mistakes job seekers make in the job hunt.

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Mississippi: Last In Economic Well-Being of Children

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More of Mississippi's children live in poverty today than in 2008. That's according to a new report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation which ranks Mississippi last in the nation for the economic well-being of children.

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MPB celebrates healthy living at Fitness Fest 2015

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Each year, MPB joins Parents & Kids Magazine at Fitness Fest, their yearly celebration of exercise, healthy living and fun.

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Scriptwriting and Storyboarding

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The students began learning about scriptwriting and storyboarding during the American Graduate Youth Media Summer Institute.

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