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8:06 am on Wednesday May 2, 2012


Inaugural competition gives students opportunity to participate in business plan competitions Students from four Charleston County schools will compete in a series of business plan competitions organized by Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina (...
4:01 am on Monday February 28, 2011

Stay connected with Charleston County Schools through social media

Today's Post and Courier has an article on Charleston County Schools system's decision to embrace social media as a means of connecting and communicating with the general public. In a progressive effort, Charleston County Schools is now relaying...
4:30 am on Tuesday November 16, 2010

Lack of teacher lunch breaks causing morale loss in Charleston schools

Image by Flickr user Ben+SamLunch breaks, that 30 minutes window of quiet and relaxation during the workday is crucial, right? Well, believe it or not, 58 percent of Charleston County teachers in a 1,8000 person survey never get that luxury. What's...
8:00 am on Tuesday November 24, 2009

Charleston County School Superintendent receives highest possible rating

The Charleston County School Board voted to give Superintendent Nancy McGinley the highest rating possible on her annual performance evaluation, extend her contract until 2013 and an $18,250 bonus. Not too shabby. The Post and Courier has the story...
3:57 am on Thursday September 24, 2009

Charleston County schools hoping for $27M bond

Image by Flickr user SqueakyMarmotImage by 20090924-dolla.jpg The Charleston County school leaders are seeking the school board's permission to allot $27 of the authorized $131.4 million in bonds for seven potential construction projects that would...
6:36 am on Wednesday July 8, 2009

Charleston area getting hybrid school bus

Image by Flickr user gareth_lofthouseImage by 20090708-buses.jpg South Carolina has been given more than $550,000 to put four new hybrid-electric school buses on the road; one of which will be assigned to Charleston County schools. The four new...