Category Archives: Education

National Academy of Inventors, MUSC recognize new fellow

Charleston, S.C. – Craig Beeson, Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy professor and metabolics core director, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).  Election to NAI fellows status is a high professional distinction accorded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating…
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Berkeley County schools name Rookie Teachers of the Year nominees

(MONCKS CORNER) - Principals in Berkeley County School District have chosen their Rookie Teachers of the Year. These teachers will now be considered for District Rookie Teacher of the Year. These incredible teachers were nominated based on the following criteria: •    Conducting effective instructional planning to meet the needs of all students; •    Providing and…
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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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