PTC, Lander University Create a New Gateway into Nursing

PTC, Lander University Create a New Gateway into Nursing

As the need for more highly skilled nurses continues to rise, Piedmont Technical College and Lander University are joining together to help meet the demand for this profession in South Carolina. The two institutions recently signed an articulation agreement that will provide a new gateway for students with an associate degree who would like to […]

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rally at the Beach

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rally at the Beach

Edgefield and Saluda counties were well represented last weekend at the Fall Middle School Rally. The rally, held in Garden City near Myrtle Beach, was attended by 80 middle school students from the two counties. Supporting the event were 12 college students from Saluda and Edgefield Counties serving as huddle leaders and 16 local campus […]

Music Teacher’s Association Holds Public Concert

Music Teacher’s Association Holds Public Concert

The Aiken Music Teacher’s Association sponsored its first public concert of the season Sun. Nov. 9th at the Grace Covenant Church of God. There were 22 students who participated in the Fall Honors Recital, ranging in age from 4 1/2yrs. to 16yrs old.  Pianists Kasey Bodiford, Jackson Friday, Stella Clarke, Collin Smith, Emma Grace Hair, […]

Tour Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center

You may have seen articles,  in the local news, highlighting the advancements being made at the  Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center under the leadership of Arthur Northrup.  If you have never toured or if it has been a while since you visited the center here is your opportunity.  Having recently toured the facility and coming away very impressed with […]

Johnson Joins STCTC Team as Engineering Teacher

Strom Thurmond Career and Technology Center’s new Project Lead the Way (PLTW – Engineering) teacher is Scott Johnson.  Mr. Johnson attended the Intro to Engineering course training in July at the University of South Carolina. “The PLTW curriculum and training are great” said Johnson.  PLTW is the nation’s leading provider of Pre-Engineering programs. PLTW’s world […]

Whitlock Named Master Teacher

Whitlock Named Master Teacher

A member of the faculty at a South Carolina Independent School Association school has achieved the status of Master Teacher, assording to Larry Watt, SCISA executive director. Leslie Whitlock, of Francis Hugh Wardlaw Academy, began completing the requirements for the designation earlier this year. On November 6, the 11th Master Teacher Class will receive formal […]