Category Archives: Education

State Superintendent Molly Spearman Congratulates 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools

Columbia, S.C. - Today, South Carolina Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman announced that five South Carolina schools were recognized by the United States Department of Education as 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools. “I am so proud of our schools that have been recognized nationally for their academic excellence,” said State Superintendent Molly Spearman. "Congratulations to…
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S.C. Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities Partners with KEMET Corporation on 2017 Share the Music Tour

Student musicians from the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities will be making a stop in Orangeburg on their 2017 Share the Music Tour, where they'll perform a free, public concert at Claflin University's W.V. Middleton Fine Arts Center on Tuesday, October 17, at 6:30 p.m. View event information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1457304047651697/. "We invite the community to get to…
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GSSM Celebrates 18 National Merit Semifinalists

Hartsville, SC – The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce that 18 members of the Class of 2018 were recently named National Merit Semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). These academically motivated students are now eligible for continued competition in the National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP). GSSM's…
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Learning Disabilities Research Study

The ACN Lab at USC is currently recruiting children ages 7-12 with learning disabilities in reading and/or math to participate in a short, paid study that will help us to better identify students with learning disabilities. Participants will receive $50 and a brief report of their cognitive & academic strengths and weaknesses. For more information…
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ASM International And Midlands Technical College Form New Partnership

MATERIALS PARK, OHIO—ASM International and Midlands Technical College have recently formed a partnership that will bring certificate-bearing metals and materials science education to South Carolina industry. To begin this partnership, ASM International will be hosting of one their most popular educational courses, Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist, on the Midlands Northeast campus. The course will take…
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Colonial Life sponsors new teacher success program

$25,000 commitment to University of South Carolina Educational Foundation supports new teacher induction program COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 18, 2017) — The path to success for new teachers could be a little smoother, thanks to a new University of South Carolina teacher induction program sponsored by Colonial Life. The company’s $25,000 commitment to the university’s Educational Foundation will help…
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GSSM Alumna Published in National High School Journal of Science

Hartsville, SC – The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce that research conducted by Abbie Bowman, class of 2017, has been accepted for publication in that National High School Journal of Science (NHSJS), a peer-reviewed journal for original research done by high school students. Though GSSM’s Scientific Investigations (SI)…
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