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Carolina Classrooms: Recruiting and Supporting Teachers in SC - Feb. 28 on SCETV

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Carolina Classrooms: Recruiting and Supporting Teachers in South Carolina , a new edition in SCETV’s educational series, airs February 28 at 7:00 p.m. on SCETV . What is the best way to solve teacher recruitment and retention problems? On this episode of Carolina Classrooms...

Teacher Recruitment and Retention

January 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by Brandie Perron
Teacher with students looking at computers

Teacher shortages are a nationwide concern. On October 24, education leaders met at USC College of Education's Center for Innovation in Higher Education for a discussion titled "Addressing Talent Management in our Education System: A Case for Teacher Recruitment and...

Happy Holidays & Happy New Year from Carolina Classrooms! What Were Your Favorite Stories?

December 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by K. Hermann
Students in classroom

Happy holidays and Happy New Year from Carolina Classrooms! We'd like to send a big thank you out to all who were a part of our 2017 shows! What were your favorite education stories of the year? Here's a clip from one of our favorites, the total solar eclipse that happened...

Midlands Non-profit Sowing Seeds for the Future

December 15, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Sowing Seeds Into the Midlands

After years of working as a juvenile probation officer in South Carolina, Zakiya Esper became increasingly alarmed by the gap in support services for the teens she served. The vision for Sowing Seeds into the Midlands was birthed from Zakiya's belief in redemption for youth...

From Coach to Teacher: 2018 National Principal of the Year Talks Career Path

December 11, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Dr. Akil Ross at Chapin High School

Chapin High School Principal Dr. Akil Ross was recently named the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) 2018 National Principal of the Year. In this clip, Dr. Ross talks about growing up in Washington D.C., his love for football, and how the sport...

8th Grade Students Learn about SC Career Opportunities

November 30, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Cannon
Teen CEO Day at Winthrop Coliseum

When it comes to the event Teen CEO Day , CEO stands for “Career Exploration Opportunity.” Teen CEO Day allows eighth grade students from Chester , Lancaster , and York Counties to talk with representatives from local companies about different career paths and the job...

Chapin High School Principal Named 2018 National Principal of the Year

November 28, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Dr. Akil Ross during an assembly

Chapin High School’s principal, Dr. Akil Ross, has a mantra for the school, “We are a thousand passions with one heartbeat." He aims to foster an environment where students can be challenged, while pursuing their own interests. In a surprise assembly in October, Dr. Ross...

Carolina Classrooms: Digital Literacy Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. on SCETV

November 22, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Digital Literary in the classroom

Mark your calendar to tune in November 22 at 7:00 p.m. on SCETV when the topic on Carolina Classrooms will be Digital Literacy . Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children and this...

Tanya Weigold Discusses Scholarships Available for SC Students

October 23, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Scholarship Application

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , Tanya Weigold, Program Manager, Scholarships and Grants at the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, discusses scholarships available to South Carolina students.

Carolina Classrooms Talks to Scott Verzyl About the College Application Process

October 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Scott Verzyl and Lemuel Watson

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, Scott Verzyl, Vice President for Enrollment Management and Dean for Undergraduate Admissions at the University of South Carolina, spoke with us about the college application process.

Elizabeth Milam, Director of Financial Aid at Clemson University

October 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
girl at chalkboard with money

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, Elizabeth Milam, Director of Financial Aid at Clemson University, spoke with us about types of financial aid and the importance of filing early.

Joey Derrick, Director of Financial Aid at the University of South Carolina

October 18, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Graduation cap and money

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , Joey Derrick, Director of Financial Aid at the University of South Carolina, talks about the financial aid process.

Regina Hailey Smith, Program Coordinator for USC Educational Talent Search Program

October 17, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Student with scholarship application

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, Regina Hailey Smith, Program Coordinator for USC Educational Talent Search Program, shared with us how the TRIO programs prepare South Carolina students for college and support them once they get there.

Frequently Asked Questions About Financial Aid

October 17, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Staff members from the Commission on Higher Education

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , staff from the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education answer some of the frequently asked questions they receive.

College Freshman Shares Her Experiences About Applying for Financial Aid

October 16, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
University of South Carolina freshman Vanessa Madrid

In this segment from Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable , University of South Carolina freshman Vanessa Madrid talks about her experiences applying for financial aid.

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