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July 23, 2010 RSS feed / Education

Author discusses history of Forest Acres

Historic Columbia Foundation, the City of Forest Acres, and the Forest Acres Restaurant & Merchant Association will present a three–part lecture series, History of Forest Acres, Wednesdays September 15, 22, and 29 from 6 p.m. More...

RNE teacher named a national teacher of the year

The National Council for the Social Studies has named Richland Northeast High School’s Charles Vaughan, a social studies teacher who also teaches in RNE’s iLink magnet program, its 2010 Outstanding Social Studies Teacher of the Year. More...

Midlands Technical College ranks first in SC for awarding associate degrees to African–Americans

Midlands Technical College ranked number one in South Carolina in the number of associate degrees awarded to African–Americans last academic year (2008–2009), according to the annual report from Community College Week. More...