SC Education Oversight Committee

EOC Reports: Resources available for start of school

August 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Looking for resources for families as school starts back? The SC Family-Friendly Standards ( www.scfriendlystandards.org ) are updated and available for Grades K-12 for English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. The guides provide information about...

EOC: Ten School Districts Added to Year 2 of eLearning Pilot

August 3, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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This month, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) announced that ten additional school districts have been approved to use eLearning days for school make-up days. A total of 15 districts in the state will participate in the program in the upcoming school year, including...

EOC: Family-Friendly Standards and Help with Math SC

May 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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While the summer provides wonderful time for relaxation, the extra time can also unfortunately promote the summer slide for some students.

EOC Reports: Resources Available for Summer Months

May 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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While the summer provides wonderful time for relaxation, the extra time can also unfortunately promote the summer slide for some students. The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) recommends these valuable resources to share with students and families as the summer break...

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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On February 11, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) received a report on the five pilot school districts participating in the first eLearning Pilot Initiative. These districts eliminated make-up days from their school calendars, opting instead to operate eLearning days...

New Public Engagement Initiative Urges South Carolinians to Make Education a Priority

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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November 15, 2018 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is time to “expect more” in South Carolina, says agency Columbia – Today, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) unveiled a new public engagement campaign designed to provide information about the status of public schools in...

EOC Reports on the Education of Military Connected Children in SC

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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In 2014, the General Assembly passed Act 289, the Military Family Quality of Life Enhancement Act. The Act’s purpose is to “enhance many quality of life issues for members of the armed forces.” Part of the law requests the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) to develop...

EOC Reports: Resources Available for Back-to-School

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) offers valuable resources for schools to share with students and families as the new school year begins! They are perfect resources for back-to-school events and curriculum nights.

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

April 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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A solution to inclement weather make-up days may soon be a reality for SC school districts. On April 9, Dr. Tom Wilson, Superintendent of Anderson School District 5, presented to the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) on his district’s proposed eLearning Initiative for...

EOC Offers Copies of “Student Reading Success Activity Guide”

March 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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At last month’s 2018 Summer Reading Symposium, held in Columbia, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) offered participants copies of the “Student Reading Success Activity Guide,” a resource designed to provide families, tutors, caregivers, and teachers with simple...

K-8 Teachers & Your Students Can Attend a USC Men’s Basketball Game by Doing Math!

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is pleased to announce Season 2 of "Martin's Math Club," a partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department.