A Summerville High School student who says he was arrested and suspended after writing about killing a dinosaur using a gun in a class assignment has hired a lawyer.
The state Board of Education on Wednesday approved a timeline that calls for the final OK to come in March for new math and reading benchmarks for South Carolina students.
A South Carolina Board of Education member says students’ report cards should include conduct grades.
As the new school year is about to start in South Carolina, what happens in those schools in the future will be a big issue in the governor’s race.
South Carolina’s elementary and middle school students posted worse overall scores on state-standardized tests last spring across all grades compared to 2013.
Common Core standards will be considered by teachers crafting new reading and math benchmarks for South Carolina students, state Education Department officials said Thursday.
State education leaders may ask high-school students to treat evolution as any other scientific theory.
Starting with the upcoming school year, the Beaufort County School District takes its anti-bullying campaign digital.
Lawmakers who wanted to see Common Core disappear from South Carolina classrooms could not kill the education standards this spring.
Opponents of Common Core tout a law signed by Gov. Nikki Haley as throwing out the controversial education standards in exchange for state-made guidelines by the 2015-16 school year. In reality, however, little may change.
Gov. Nikki Haley has signed into law a bill seeking to boost reading levels of South Carolina’s students.
Gov. Nikki Haley is reminding lawmakers that passage of her education funding plan is just the first stop of a multi-year effort.
Republican Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina has signed a bill that requires the state to adopt new content standards for the 2015-16 school year and drop the Common Core State Standards.