March 2, 2012 RSS feed / Education

Guest readers share joy of reading with Richland One third graders

For the fourth year, Richland One and the City of Columbia teamed up to hold the Together We Can Read literacy and community engagement initiative. More...

Blythewood High School awarded $2,000 for student led teen driver safety campaign

Blythewood High School has been selected as one of 25 schools across the U. S. and Canada to receive a $ 2,000 Project Ignition grant for 2012.  More...

Keels Elementary School launches WSEL and raises money with Jump Rope For Heart

The Keels Elementary new studio crew of WSEL (the school’s “station ID, stands for “School of Entrepreneurial Leadership”) went on a field study to the RNE Studios to gain perspective on how their high school news program is r More...

Congressman Clyburn presents student with Congressional Award

Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn presented Spring Valley High School student Rachel Smith with the Congressional Award Silver Medal Thursday, February 23.  More...

New literacy exhibit travels to EdVenture

Storyland opened at EdVenture Children’s Museum Saturday, February 18. More...

Heathwood Hall students collect over 1,400 spoons for Haiti

Heathwood Hall Episcopal School is pleased to have collected over 1,400 spoons for the benefit of Haiti’s school children through a partnership with Spoons for Haiti.  More...

Heathwood Hall welcomes new head of school

Heathwood Hall Episcopal School Board of Trustees has appointed Dr. Michael Heath to assume the roll of Heathwood Hall’s Head of School. Currently serving as the assistant head of school at the Catlin Gabel School in Portland, Oregon, Dr. More...

Midlands Technical College awarded $5 million from U.S. Department of Labor

Grant to provide education, training and job placement assistance in high-growth fields

Midlands Technical College ( MTC) has been awarded $5 million from the US Department of Labor ( DOL), Employment and Training Administration, to fund the college’s Growing Resources for Information Technology ( GRIT) program. More...

Richland One School Improvement Council named finalist

The School Improvement Council (SIC) of Burton Pack Elementary School has been named a finalist for the 2012 Dick and Tunky Riley School Improvement Award, which is sponsored by the SC School Improvement Council.  More...