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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
Posted December 12, 2018

My SC Education Rally @ the Statehouse 2019[email protected] Click Here to register for the 2019 My SC Education Rally @ the Statehouse… Read More
Posted October 18, 2018

Education Advocacy 101 Webinar

The My SC Education Parent Power Initiative hosted the Education Advocacy Webinar on October 18th. This brief webinar explores topics such as student advocacy, school advocacy and legislative engagement. We also discussed the steps that are taken to make a bill a law in South… Read More
Posted October 11, 2018

Choice 101 Webinar

The My SC Education Parent Power Initiative hosted a Choice 101 Webinar on October 11th. This brief webinar introduces a process for identifying the best education options for your children. Ultimately education choice is about you recognizing your child’s individual needs and shaping your research… Read More
Posted August 7, 2018

Parent, Dr. Cheryl Cummings Discusses Education Choice

My SC Education sat down with Dr. Cheryl Cummings, parent and licensed professional counselor, to discuss the education choices she and her husband make for their children. Dr. Cummings encourages parents to focus on school options that will meet their children’s unique needs. Follow this link to view the… Read More
Posted May 22, 2018

Avoid the Summer Slide

Many parents¬† recognize that during the summer months, our children tend to lose some of the knowledge gained throughout the school year. This can be especially true for younger children who are learning some of the foundations in academics. Without consistent enrichment activities, students are likely to return to school… Read More
Posted May 3, 2018

Laing Middle School: A Premier STEM School in South Carolina

As we grow to be a more tech reliant society, many K-12 schools have been focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs. While there are several schools that indicate a STEM offering, several fall short of having STEM fully integrated into… Read More
Posted April 5, 2018

My SC Education Rally 2018

Each year, National School Choice Week partners with My SC Education to host school choice events during the annual national school choice week. This year, the national school choice week was January 21-27, 2018. In South Carolina, we celebrated our growth in education through celebratory rallies and school based events. Read More