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Officials Stress School Transportation Safety

Officials Stress School Transportation SafetyThe Richland County Sheriff's Office teamed up with school districts to provide transportation safety tips on Monday
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Hundreds Rally to Support SC State University

Hundreds Rally to Support SC State UniversityStudents, graduates, faculty and others marched and held a rally to support the troubled school.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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State Education Board To Consider Conduct Grades

State Education Board To Consider Conduct GradesAn SC Board of Education member says students should be graded on effort, punctuality, and neatness.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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State Education Board to Consider Conduct Grades

State Education Board to Consider Conduct GradesA South Carolina Board of Education member says students' report cards should include conduct grades.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Cafeteria Workers Get Healthy Cooking Training

Cafeteria Workers Get Healthy Cooking TrainingCafeteria workers from Lexington Richland 5 took lessons on how to prep healthy meals.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Cameras On School Buses Has Drivers Hitting The Brakes

Cameras On School Buses Has Drivers Hitting The BrakesThe new state law that allows cameras to be installed on school buses.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

Fewer SC Students Pass Exit Exam on Initial Try

Fewer SC Students Pass Exit Exam on Initial TrySouth Carolina's sophomores have ushered out the final year of the exit exam with their worst passing rate since 2009.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

​School Bus Cameras Can Be Used to Write Tickets

​School Bus Cameras Can Be Used to Write TicketsA new law means drivers who illegally pass a stopped school bus in South Carolina are more likely to get hit in the wallet.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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SC Test Scores Fall In All Grades, Most Subjects

SC Test Scores Fall In All Grades, Most SubjectsSC's elementary and middle school students spring test scores down compared to 2013.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

Winthrop Trustees to Listen to Faculty More

Winthrop Trustees to Listen to Faculty MoreWinthrop trustees say they will count on the opinions of school employees more as they prepare to look for a president.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Science

All Girl Robotics Club Teaches Skills

All Girl Robotics Club Teaches SkillsA group of girls are proving that Legos aren't just for boys. All- girl STEM campers learn about engineering.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Siler Named New Lexington 2 Superintendent

Siler Named New Lexington 2 SuperintendentLexington School District Two trustees have named Dr. Tom Siler the district's new superintendent.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Girl Rock Camp Teaches Music, Life Lessons

Girl Rock Camp Teaches Music, Life LessonsCampers learn how to play instruments and other life skills
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Library Program Tackles SC Reading Problem

Library Program Tackles SC Reading ProblemA new report says 72 percent of fourth graders in South Carolina are no proficient in reading.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

All Students in 2 Districts to Get Free Lunch

All Students in 2 Districts to Get Free LunchAll students at two Midlands school districts will receive free lunch and breakfast at school.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Educators Working to Keep Up in the Digital Age

Educators Working to Keep Up in the Digital AgeTeaching in the classroom continues to change as technology continues to advance.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Finalists for Lexington 2 Superintendent Announced

Finalists for Lexington 2 Superintendent AnnouncedFinalists Named For Lexington 2 Superintendent
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  • 3 months ago
Education

Photos: Lexington 2 Superintendent Finalists

Photos: Lexington 2 Superintendent FinalistsWilliam James
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  • 3 months ago
Education

Clemson Tuition to Increase by 3 Percent This Fall

Clemson Tuition to Increase by 3 Percent This FallClemson's trustees have approved a 3 percent tuition increase for students this fall.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Education

USC Raising Tuition; President Says Current Path Not Sustainable

USC Raising Tuition; President Says Current Path Not SustainableTuition at the University of South Carolina will be going up 3.2 percent this fall, an increase of $171 per semester for in-state students.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Education

Winthrop President Won't Contest Dismissal

Winthrop President Won't Contest DismissalThe president of Winthrop University won't challenge a recent vote by trustees to fire her.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
News

Democratic School Superintendent Candidates Debate

Democratic School Superintendent Candidates Debate2 candidates in a runoff for the Democratic nomination to lead SC's schools are meeting in a debate.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Common Core Standards Could Change Little

Common Core Standards Could Change LittleThe end result will likely be standards that look very similar to Common Core.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Board Approves New Educator Evaluation System

Board Approves New Educator Evaluation SystemThe SC Board of Education has approved an evaluation system that judges teachers partly by their students' performance.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Board Approves New Educator Evaluation System

Board Approves New Educator Evaluation SystemThe SC Board of Education has approved an evaluation system that judges teachers partly by their students' performance.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Duncan: SC Sets Bar Too Low for Students

Duncan: SC Sets Bar Too Low for StudentsU.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan says South Carolina is setting the bar too low for students.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

SC Gov. Haley Signs Reading Improvement Law

SC Gov. Haley Signs Reading Improvement LawGov. Nikki Haley has a signed into law a bill seeking to boost reading levels of South Carolina's students.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago