Category Archives: Education

Jennifer Coker named alternative programs director for Charleston County schools

Charleston, SC - Charleston County School District (CCSD) is proud to announce Jennifer Coker as the Executive Director of Alternative Programs. Coker has served as CCSD’s Interim Director of Alternative Programs for the past year. Within her position, Coker is responsible for overseeing the District’s alternative schools and programs such as Septima P. Clark Academy,…
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Committee recommends adding algebra program to Lowcountry schools

North Charleston, SC – The four school superintendents in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties requested that the Math Pathways Project Team (MPPT), a group of math professionals at the high school and college level supported by Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative, evaluate Algebra Nation for implementation locally. Algebra Nation created by the Lastinger Institute (University…
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S.C. Federal announces 7th annual scholarship competition

[caption id="attachment_22111" align="alignleft" width="400"] 2016 smpl and Bank at Work Scholarship Winners pictured with CEO Scott Woods & Board Chairman Rod Druschel.[/caption] (CHARLESTON, S.C.) – South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces its 7th Annual smpl. Scholarship Competition. The smpl. program provides financial education and community engagement opportunities for 15 to 25 year olds throughout the…
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Howe Hall Arts school accepting applications for 2017-18 academic year

(GOOSE CREEK)- Howe Hall Arts Infused Magnet School (AIMS) is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 31, 2017. Principal of Howe Hall AIMS, Chris Swetckie, said, “It is always fantastic to see how many Berkeley County families truly value the arts and apply to our school…
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