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7:07 am on Thursday January 19, 2012

Meet with S.C. Dept. of Ed to discuss 'No Child Left Behind' (Update: meeting report and opportunity to comment)

photo by flickr user stgermh Update, 1/19/12:  Last night's meeting had record attendance and a draft proposal from the South Carolina Department of Education to its federal counterpart was presented. You can see the specifics of the proposal on the...
5:15 am on Saturday August 6, 2011

Horry County Schools awarded federal technology grant

Michael Surran The South Carolina Department of Education has announced that Horry is one of seven counties that are receiving between $120,000 and $240,000 each to promote early technology literacy.  The funds are distributed from an ongoing...
4:06 am on Friday July 29, 2011

South Carolina students performing far under federal achievement standards

Image by Flickr user Art, as a weapon.According to a report released by the South Carolina State Department of Education, all Lowcountry school districts have failed to meet federal achievement goals set by the No Child Left Behind act. The Post and...
3:35 am on Friday August 21, 2009

Local high school student logging 6-hour bus trips

Image by Flickr user Old Shoe Woman Image by 20090821-bus.jpg A Pineville high schooler got stuck with six-hour roundtrip bus rides after electing to transfer schools under the No Child Left Behind law.  Hop over to The Post and Courier to see what...
11:26 am on Monday December 15, 2008

$40 cab rides for some Charleston students

Image by Flickr user eduardo.meza Image by 20081215-meter.jpg NBC News 2 writes that the Charleston County School District is spending up to $40 to transport some kids to school. Why? Those students go to schools that fell far short of federal...