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Rock Hill educator re-appointed to EOC

Columbia -- Patti Tate, Teacher and Advanced Studies Coordinator at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill, has been re-appointed to serve on the…

Ten school districts added to Year 2 of eLearning pilot

Columbia -- Today, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) announced that ten additional school districts have been approved to use eLearning days…

Couch re-elected Vice-Chair of EOC

  Columbia – Dr. Bob Couch, a state and national leader in career and technology education, has been re-appointed as the Vice-Chairman of the South…

Weaver elected to lead EOC as new chair

  Columbia – Ellen Weaver, Founding President and CEO of the Palmetto Promise Institute, has been elected as the new Chair of the South Carolina…

4K Grants awarded to SC districts

  Columbia -- Grants for the South Carolina Community Block Grant for Education Pilot Program were awarded to seven initiatives throughout the state…

Governor appoints new EOC member

Governor appoints principal to serve on EOC  Columbia, December 20, 2018 -- Dr. Brian Newsome, Principal of Gray Collegiate Academy in West Columbia…

New School Report Cards Released

SCDE and EOC Release New School Report Cards Columbia, S.C., November 29, 2018 - Today, the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) and…

It is time to “expect more” in South Carolina, says agency

New public engagement initiative urges South Carolinians to make education a priority Columbia – Today, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC)…

USC Coach Announces Season 3 of Martin’s Math Club

USC Coach Announces Season 3 of Martin’s Math Club Columbia – The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) today announced the third season of “Martin…

2018 ACT Scores Released

Just over 20 percent of SC's 2018 Graduating Class "college-ready" on ACT Columbia – Today, the results of The ACT® assessment test for the 2018…