October 26, 2007 RSS feed / Education

Richland One teachers win state awards

Dana Amaker (c) of W. A. Perry Middle School is the 2007 S.C. Preserve America History Teacher of the Year.Also pictured is Richland One School Board Commissioner Dwayne Smiling (l), and Richland One Superintendent Dr. Allen Coles. More...

Brother/sister team makes big splash for A. C. Flora

For most people, swimming ends when summer ends, but for Bill and Margaret Flatt, swimming is a year- round event. Both swim on the A.C. Flora High School swim team and together helped the swim team place in the State Championships last year. More...

Charley’s Backyard Stars

After reading Charley's Columbia Backyard and considering setting a goal to earn my Junior Ambassador medal like the main character "Charley," I thought, "What a challenge to be able to complete all the requirements!" I put my plan into action, and More...

Life is not what you take, but what you leave

- E. B. Lewis

I had the pleasure of meeting with the children's book illustrator, E.B. Lewis, at Heathwood. Some of his works are the books: I Love My Hair! and Bippity Bop Barbershop both by Natasha Anastasia Tarpley. More...

Columbia Jewish Day School earns accreditation

The National Association for the Education of Young Children recently reaccredited Columbia Jewish Day School (CJDS). To earn the new accreditation, CJDS had to satisfy 400 accreditation criteria. More...