Let's Talk Education

MAPE has served as a statewide network of educators and community partners since 1984. MAPE is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization committed solely to providing training and materials to help build local support for the success of all students.


  • Networking through membership and regional meetings.
  • Partnership training through our State Conference, Partnership Curriculum and site-based consulting.
  • Newsletters, program guidelines, and best practices (see Partnership Spotlight).
  • Awards and recognition through the Governor’s Awards for Outstanding School Community Partnerships and the Winter-Reed Partnership Award.

School Partnerships Make Positive Impact

Partnership success stories from across Mississippi prove that stronger schools build stronger communities. We invite you to learn more about MAPE’s 30-year legacy of supporting school-community partnerships to improve public education, student achievement, graduation rates, college attendance, economic development, quality of life, and much more.