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Education

Changes for Elzey May Not Save SC State Trustees

Changes for Elzey May Not Save SC State TrusteesMeasures at the state house could remove SC State trustees despite changes to President Elzey's status
  • Education
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Education

Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"

Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"
  • Education
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Education

SC State President Put on Administrative Leave

SC State President Put on Administrative LeaveThe South Carolina State University Board of Trustees has put School President Thomas Elzey on administrative leave, as the school continues to come under intense criticism over its finances.
  • Education
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Education

Panel Passes Plan to Get Rid of SC State Board, President

Panel Passes Plan to Get Rid of SC State Board, PresidentPanel passes plan that would get rid of South Carolina State University's president and board of trustees.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Clyburn Calls for SC State President to Be Replaced

Clyburn Calls for SC State President to Be ReplacedRep. James Clyburn is calling for SC State President Thomas Elzey to be replaced with a CEO.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Gov. Haley: SC State Must be Accountable

Gov. Haley: SC State Must be AccountableGov. Haley says SC State's leadership must be more accountable if it wants additional help from the state to fix its financial problems.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

SC Students Learn About Dating Violence

SC Students Learn About Dating ViolenceStudies say "1 in 10" high school students report being physically abused by their significant other.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

Lawmakers Promise SC State Will Not Close at Rally

Lawmakers Promise SC State Will Not Close at RallyBlack lawmakers held a hastily-assembled Statehouse rally to save SC State Monday.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Education

SC NAACP, University Alumni Back SC State

SC NAACP, University Alumni Back SC StateAlthough some legislators agree that the SCSU should be shut down, alumni feel very differently.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Bill Would Fire SC State Leaders, Keep School Open

Bill Would Fire SC State Leaders, Keep School OpenTwo SC House members have written a bill that would fire the president and board of trustees of SC State.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

SC State Board in 'Emergency' Meeting

SC State Board in 'Emergency' MeetingSC State University's board members are meeting behind closed doors.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Second Panel Approves Closing SC State

Second Panel Approves Closing SC StateA proposal to temporarily close SC State for two years passed another legislative hurdle Wednesday.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

SC State President Says He Won't Resign

SC State President Says He Won't ResignMembers of South Carolina's Legislative Black Caucus are calling on SC State President's to step down.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Subcommittee Votes to Close SC State University

Subcommittee Votes to Close SC State UniversityA House subcommittee has voted for a measure that would close SC University to allow the school to correct its finances.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

SC State President: We Will Not Close

SC State President: We Will Not CloseSC State President Thomas Elzey is calling on supporters of the school to help stop an effort to temporarily shut down the school.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

Impact of Possible SC State Closure Could Be Large

Impact of Possible SC State Closure Could Be LargeThe impact of a potential closure of South Carolina State University could have a significant impact on not only the school but the broader Orangeburg community.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

Richland One Names Three Finalists for Superintendent

Richland One Names Three Finalists for SuperintendentRichland One Board of School Commissioners has named three finalists in its search for its next superintendent.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks ago
Education

Richland One Superintendent Finalists

Richland One Superintendent FinalistsDr. Craig Witherspoon - Finalist to be Richland One's next superintendent
  • Education
  • 3 weeks ago
Education

Fire Damages Classroom at Newberry High

Fire Damages Classroom at Newberry HighA fire damaged a portable classroom at Newberry High School late Tuesday night.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

New Education Chief Visits Saluda County Schools

New Education Chief Visits Saluda County SchoolsMolly Spearman tours Saluda County Schools.
  • Education
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

SC State Seeking Additional $14 Million

SC State Seeking Additional $14 MillionFinancially troubled South Carolina State University is seeking an additional $14 million, which includes $6 million to pay off a state loan lawmakers approved last spring.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

Hundreds Rally for School Choice at SC State House

Hundreds Rally for School Choice at SC State HouseSchool Choice Rally draws teachers, parents and student to SC State House.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

Supreme Court Won't Rehear School Equity Case

Supreme Court Won't Rehear School Equity CaseA decision over two decades in the making is finally set to move forward.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

Rep. Wilson Introduces 'Local Control of Education Act'

Rep. Wilson Introduces 'Local Control of Education Act'Wilson says the bill will limit federal government intrusion into education decisions best left to states
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

SC Supreme Court Refuses to Reconsider Education Ruling

SC Supreme Court Refuses to Reconsider Education RulingThe South Carolina Supreme Court has refused to reconsider its order last fall that lawmakers fix the state's broken education system.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
News

US Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education Plans

US Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education PlansUS Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education Plans
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Education

Legislature not expected to find education fix this year

Legislature not expected to find education fix this yearLegislators are unlikely to respond this year to the state Supreme Court's order to fix an education system serving SC's poor, rural children.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago