EOC Launches SC Standards Review Website
Your feedback is important! You are encouraged to access the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) survey launched July 11 to provide feedback on the current academic content standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics.
Pursuant to Act 200 of 2014, passed by the SC General Assembly, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is to consult with the State Board of Education and conduct a cyclical review of the current standards. According to state law, the review must begin on or before January 1, 2015, and the new college and career readiness state content standards must be implemented for the 2015-2016 school year.
"We invite any citizen of the state to voice their opinions about the standards used in our public schools," stated Melanie Barton, Executive Director of the EOC. "Strong standards should provide a solid foundation for a system that is focused on college and career readiness for all young people."
Results of the survey, which will be operational until September 30, will be provided to the Governor, the General Assembly, the State Board of Education, the EOC, and the public.
Click here to access survey: http://scstandards.org.
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