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Couch re-elected Vice-Chair of EOC

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

Weaver elected to lead EOC as new chair

Ellen Weaver elected to lead EOC as new chair Columbia – Ellen Weaver, Founding President and CEO of the Palmetto Promise Institute, has been…

4K Grants awarded to SC districts

Grants awarded to SC school districts focused on improving four-year-old kindergarten quality Columbia, January 29, 2019 -- Grants for the South…

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…

End-of-Course test results released

Incremental progress happening although less than half of SC students are on track to be college- or career-ready Editor's Note: The results of End-…

SC READY and SC PASS Results Released

Assessment release shows annual improvement in math, but one in four students still need substantial academic support in ELA and math Editor's Note…