The annual issue, now in its eighth year, highlights the work of district leaders who are deploying new ideas to make a difference for their staff and students.
Recently in South Carolina Schools Category
February 19, 2020
October 25, 2018
Lucas Clamp has been the principal of River Bluff High School in South Carolina's Lexington School District One since 2011, but he has a long career in education that has emphasized student and teacher empowerment.
October 11, 2018
Hurricane Michael took a heavy toll on schools in Florida's Panhandle, including in Panama City's Jinks Middle School, where the storm blasted through the gymnasium.
October 10, 2018
The storm was the strongest to hit the Florida Panhandle in decades, and it's now headed to Georgia and the Carolinas, including areas where schools are still trying to recover from Hurricane Florence which struck nearly a month ago.
October 02, 2018
Lawmakers Approve Bills to Pay Teachers and Waive School Days in Districts Hit by Hurricane Florence
The North Carolina legislature's aid to districts affected by Hurricane Florence came the same day the U.S. Department of Education announced approximately $2 million in grants to aid low-income students in North Carolina and about $800,000 for similar students in South Carolina.
September 13, 2018
Hurricane Florence, which made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, N.C., on Friday morning, has been downgraded to a tropical storm. More than a million students have been impacted by school closures.
September 12, 2018
Districts serving more than 800,000 students have already closed in anticipation of the Category 4 storm. Florence could be the first Category 4 storm to hit the Carolinas since Hurricane Hugo in 1989.
September 10, 2018
If Hurricane Florence keeps its current course, the Carolina coast could start receiving tropical storm force winds as early as Wednesday, according to the National Hurricane Center.