In a partisan split, nearly every Republican member of the Charleston County legislative delegation voted to select commercial real estate bro…
South Carolina has a surprisingly large number of public Montessori schools, leading some parents to wonder: What the heck is Montessori? And can it work for my child?
As Charleston County plots how to improve its most struggling schools, it faces pressure both from activists on the grass roots level and from the state, which could take over nine high-poverty, majority-black schools in the county.
South Carolina teachers packed a hearing Thursday evening to hammer home a few key points to a panel of state senators: Pay teachers more. Shrink classroom sizes. Raise property taxes.
Eight people have applied for a vacant seat on the Charleston County School Board, including some familiar names from school district politics. The legislative delegation will interview the candidates Monday and possibly make their selection, to be approved by the governor.
A group of protesters disrupted the Charleston County School Board meeting Monday at the district office, claiming that the district has failed in its duty to educate black children and was not doing enough to support Prestige Preparatory Academy.
With high-speed internet access hard to find in South Carolina's rural and high-poverty areas, some public libraries are trying something new:…
A small team has been painstakingly piecing together a jumble of dolphin skulls to understand ancient marine life. The work is slow and frustrating, but sometimes it yields discoveries that one scientist affectionately calls "early weirdos."
Darius Smith and Jaheim President made their TV debut on "The Ellen Show" this week, but national audiences might have missed the context. The two high school seniors from Summerville are planning careers in education when the profession is in crisis and black male teachers remain exceedingly rare in South Carolina.
MOUNT PLEASANT — Stephanie Haecherl, a second-grade teacher at Whitesides Elementary, found out Thursday she is one of five finalists for Sout…