JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state auditor says he’s concerned the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is limiting technology access to school districts and ignoring state law.
Auditor Shad White sent a letter, dated Aug. 24, to Gov. Tate Reeves, Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann and House Speaker Philip Gunn addressing his concerns.
Shad White | Photo: Gov's Office
Dr. Carey Wright | Photo: MS Dept. of Education
On Tuesday, MDE issued a response in which State Superintendent of Education Carey Wright disputed White's claims.
White later responded to MDE's statement.