World Class Teaching Program

The University of Mississippi

MOC Mentors

The WCTP is pleased to offer MOC candidates access to three independent mentors, meaning you pay them rather than the WCTP.

If you would like a MOC mentor, please, reach out to them using the email provided below.

Mary Margarett King, MA English, NBCT, MS 2014 Teacher of the Year
Face to Face – Oxford
Accepting: Mississippi and National Candidates

Susan Martin, MA Curriculum & Instruction, NBCT 
Face to Face – Tupelo 
Accepting: Mississippi Candidates

Gwenda Whitfield, MA Curriculum & Instruction w/Tech Emphasis,  Master Teacher of College & Career Readiness, NBCT
Face to Face – Southaven
OnlineAccepting: Mississippi and National Candidates


  • Fee $150
  • MOC Memorandum of Understanding (COMING SOON)
  • Mentoring – Meets September – May
  • Mentors will provide MOC candidates with a schedule. 

National Board Candidate Support for Mississippi Teachers is also offered through the WCTP. For more information, CLICK HERE