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Education

Proposal Would Ask S.C. Students To Take Civics Test

Proposal Would Ask S.C. Students To Take Civics TestA group led by 3 former SC governors wants lawmakers to ask H.S. students to take the civics test required for citizenship
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  • 1 month ago
Education

Clemson Researcher Discovers Planet Forming

Clemson Researcher Discovers Planet FormingA Clemson researcher has discovered a planet forming 335 light years from Earth
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Midlands Teacher Shares Experiences From Cambodia

Midlands Teacher Shares Experiences From CambodiaMegan Coward teachers at Midlands STEM Institute and returned from Cambodia in July.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Unsafe Helmets Being Removed from Schools

Unsafe Helmets Being Removed from SchoolsMore Midlands schools are taking potentially unsafe helmets out of their equipment inventory.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Zais: 4-Year Degree Doesn't Mean Success

Zais: 4-Year Degree Doesn't Mean SuccessMick Zais is continuing his push for more students to aim for the middle ground for their academic career and future.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

General Election Race for Education Chief Starts

General Election Race for Education Chief StartsThe general election campaign for SC superintendent is underway with the 3 candidates agreeing improvements are needed.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Education

SC's ACT Test Scores Stable As More Take Exam

SC's ACT Test Scores Stable As More Take ExamThe Class of 2014's average composite score was 20.4 on a 36-point scale, unchanged from last year.
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  • 2 months ago
Education

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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  • 2 months 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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  • 2 months ago
Education

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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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

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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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

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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  • 2 months, 1 week 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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  • 2 months, 2 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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  • 2 months, 2 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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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

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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  • 2 months, 2 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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  • 2 months, 2 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, 4 weeks 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, 4 weeks 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, 4 weeks 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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  • 3 months 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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  • 3 months, 1 week 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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  • 3 months, 2 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, 3 weeks ago
Education

Photos: Lexington 2 Superintendent Finalists

Photos: Lexington 2 Superintendent FinalistsWilliam James
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks 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, 3 weeks 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, 4 weeks ago