It's easy to see racism when a white police officer kills an unarmed black citizen. We should feel similar outrage when the perpetrator and victim are both African American. Such violence also reflects the structural inequalities that adversely impact black lives.
Michelle Rhee Sets Up Shop In SC StudentsFirst, the former D.C. chancellor's national lobbying group, is branching out into South Carolina, reports the Post and Courier. The paper notes that SC received a "D" grade on SF's recent policy report card -- not exactly stellar. On the group's SC agenda: turnarounds, teacher evaluations, charter school accountability, and the parent trigger.
"Singular horrible events like [the Sandy Hook shooting] make us all upset, but if we look at the data, it doesn't make sense
Those who know Compton tell FITSNews, a South Carolina conservative news and entertainment website, that he is a good teacher
Distributed by MCT Information Services SCDE spokesman Jay W. Ragley said that educators had plenty of chances to give input
Sharon Aceta, Teacher, Suspended For Offensive Facebook Post Claiming Obama Win Means She Pays For Students' Foodstamps
Similar problems with social media have affected communities across the country. In July, a Bradenton, Fla. parent found
Humphrey has been an educator for 15 years, spending 11 of those teaching in the area, according to WIS. Bounds tells the
Rheanne Sargent, South Carolina Student, Gets In-School Suspension For Dying Hair Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Disagreements on school dress codes and hair styling appropriate for classroom settings are prevalent. Hannah Adams, another
Indian Land Elementary Warrior Beauty Pageant Canceled After Parents Protest Online, Others Want To Petition It Back
"If you want to do that, that's fine. I just don't think that facial beauty is something that should be criteria to be a
Orangeburg School District Leaders In South Carolina Go Door-To-Door To Encourage Students To Return To School
The Associated Press reports that Orangeburg’s dropout rate is 2.5 percent, slightly below the state’s average of 3 percent
The court ruled that students may receive credit for Released Time courses -- which allow students to receive religious instruction
My son graduates from high school in two weeks, and part of me wants to fist bump Shannon Cooper, and be right in there with the parents who are on their feet cheering.
Dropouts are not eligible for 90 percent of the jobs in our economy, and a student drops out of high school every 26 seconds
Clearly there's a movement to get people -- with the help of teachers and counselors -- to think before marrying or divorcing. It sounds like a good idea, but do marriage prep courses work?
What Nevada, Florida and South Carolina Have in Common & What Republican Candidates Ignored: A Credible Economic Cure
As the Republican candidates leave Nevada, one topic seems to have escaped their attention entirely: a credible economic cure for what ails the states where they're waging their campaigns for president.
There are certain teachers whose influence can affect students for the rest of their lives, whose names are never forgotten