It was good to have U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings visit one of our South Carolina schools last week. In her visit to Columbia... Read more
I felt a personal and professional obligation to be in the courtroom last month as the state's highest court pondered the issue of providing a... Read more
Teacher Appreciation Week was celebrated in May. School officials, parent organizations, education partners and others made teachers feel... Read more
Abelle Palmore Nivens, a teacher who retired in 1978 from Aiken County public schools after having taught for 43 years, relinquished her post from... Read more
The history of daylight-saving time makes an interesting social studies lesson.
The idea was advanced by Benjamin Franklin in his day but... Read more
At its first Drum Major for Unity Breakfast to honor the life and teachings of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., held at Schofield Middle School, I... Read more
Three things -- reading, talking and walking -- together can produce huge mental results.
An article in a major psychology journal to be... Read more
The nation paused Thursday, May 3, to pray for America, her families, communities and governmental agencies. I do not know of any other national,... Read more