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Posted January 19, 2020

Limitless Lila: How ESAs could help kids with special needs

When Mark and Padgett Mozingo found out their daughter Lila had Down syndrome, they were consistently told what she couldn’t do. Some even told Padgett that she shouldn’t go through with the pregnancy. But they decided Lila was “limitless” and work hard to ensure that her diagnosis does not… Read More
Posted January 19, 2020

Growing Up Great

Second Baptist Christian Preparatory School (SBC Prep) has been serving students in Aiken, South Carolina with excellence for over 20 years. Dr. Shaunette Parker–mother, educator, and SBC Prep board chair–discusses the need for education freedom and how the school has shaped her own son’s life. The school’s founder, Pastor… Read More
Posted November 12, 2019

Education Choice Fair and School Supply Giveaway

My SC Education & Charleston Rise are excited to celebrate National School Choice Week with an Education Choice fair and School Supply Giveaway. This event will kick off National School Choice Week which is officially January 26th -February 1st, 2020. This is a great opportunity for you… Read More
Posted August 5, 2019

My SC Education Gives Away School Supplies at Fit For School Event in Aiken

On Saturday, August 3, 2019, My SC Education had the pleasure of being one of many community organizations to provide school supplies to Aiken County residents. The Fit for School back to school event, which is presented by the Chandler Law Firm… Read More
Posted May 16, 2019

Is Homeschooling the Right Eduction Option for Your Family?

We are fortunate to have multiple eduction options in South Carolina. Many families are choosing District Public Schools, Magnet Schools, Charter Schools, Virtual Schools, and  Private Schools. There are also families that have chosen to utilize the homeschool option for educating their children. In this… Read More
Posted May 5, 2019

Americans for Prosperity Hosts Community Engagement Forums

If you are interested in becoming more involved in State and Federal policy issues or even if you’d just like to be more informed about various issues affecting your community we invite you to be a part of the AFP Freedom Coffee gatherings.  The Freedom Coffees… Read More
Posted May 3, 2019

Parents Have a Right To Choose Their Child’s Education Path

Should parents be required to take some sort of assessment to determine whether or not they have the knowledge and skills to choose where THEIR child receives an education? Hopefully you believe the answer is NO. Unfortunately not all of our elected officials believe this is true. Read More
Posted March 15, 2019

What Is Grassroots Organizing?

Executive Director Dr. Shaunette Parker sat down with Candace Carroll, Director of Grassroots Organizing for the South Carolina Chapter of Americans For Prosperity. In this conversation they define grassroots organizing and the steps to getting involved in your community. Mrs. Carroll points out that anyone can be involved  in a… Read More
Posted February 19, 2019

What are Education Scholarship Accounts?

Executive Director of My SC Education, Dr. Shaunette Parker had an opportunity to speak with Dr. Oran Smith, Senior Fellow at the Palmetto Promise Institute. Dr. Smith shares some important insights about Education Scholarship Accounts, better known as ESAs. Click Here to view our conversation… Read More
Posted February 10, 2019

My SC Education Rally 2019

On January 23, 2019 My SC Education hosted the 6th Annual My SC Education Rally in Columbia, SC to celebrate National School Choice Week and “Highlight Happiness” with education choice. We were excited to celebrate with nearly 1,500 participants that included students, teachers,… Read More