Mesquite STEM - CEOP stipend
Mesquite ISD offers STEM classes through its Staff Development Department; you can enroll in classes through Staff Development in the fall and spring. MISD will pay the cost of the class; however, you will not receive "pay for knowledge" money for taking the class since MISD pays the tuition.
Once you start taking the STEM classes, you will want to save your certificates, so you can submit them for STEM certification when you are done with the program, which will earn you a $500 stipend from the district.
Mesquite STEM - CEOE stipend
The STEM stipend which is referred to as CEOP and is a one-time lump sum payment of $500. The CEOE stipend is $2.12 daily rate, if you work 187 days the total of this would be $396.44 and if you work 226 days it would be $479.12, but this is calculated in your salary and divided over pays accordingly.