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10:53 pm on Thursday May 2, 2013

Gov. Haley proclaims May is Teacher Appreciation Month across SC

Governor Nikki Haley issued a statewide proclamation on Thursday, designating May as "Teacher Appreciation Month" across South Carolina. "When I think of a good teacher, it's someone who shaped you as a person," Gov. Haley said.
7:58 am on Wednesday February 6, 2013

Artscapade auctioning art for teachers

Returning after 10 years, Artscapade will auction of donated works of art to raise money for public school teachers. The event is coming to downtown Beaufort at the USCB's Performing Arts Theater on Thursday, February 21.
6:58 am on Sunday September 30, 2012

Grant to help attract and retain teachers at challenged public schools

A $23.7 million federal grant will likely be used to help incentivize teachers at some of Charleston County's most struggling schools.
8:35 am on Tuesday June 12, 2012

Horry County teachers may get raise after all

Horry County Schools on Facebook The news looks a little better for teacher salaries in the 2012-2013 school year after rumors that they may get a cut in the form of working two days next year without pay. According to this Sun New report, most...
6:58 am on Tuesday June 12, 2012

Pay raises on the horizon for all Charleston County teachers

Image by Flickr user Forty Two.After a two years of teacher salaries locked at 2008-2009 levels and various pay cuts, the Charleston County School District board members are taking the necessary steps toward awarding teachers the pay they deserve....
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 (...
7:50 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012


Seventeen Cover Girl Zoe Damacela Inspires Our Youth One School at a Time The results from Zoe Damacela’s seven school tour last week have been tremendous.  Through the collaborative effort of YEScarolina (Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina) and...
4:20 am on Saturday February 18, 2012

Lowcountry education foundation surprises teachers with grants for classroom projects

Fourteen Beaufort County public school teachers were surprised today by news that they had won innovative teacher grants from the Foundation for Educational Excellence, a fund of the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry. Foundation members visited...
1:41 pm on Tuesday November 8, 2011

Boeing invest $180,000 in Charleston-area school teachers

Boeing is laying out $180,000 to enrich teachers in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties.
7:09 am on Tuesday June 14, 2011

Horry County Schools looking good on budget (update: budget passed, taxes cut)

Photo by Helen Rickard Update 6/14: The budget was unanimously passed and will result in property tax decrease and salary raises for school teachers. The millage cut was almost twice as much as we expected. See The Sun News for the details. Update 6...