SC Discus has its very own commercial! Our 15-second segment has already started airing on South Carolina ETV, and will go into September. The kids had a great time during the video shoot, and pictures can be found on the South Carolina State Library's Flickr page.
The Digital Public Library of America is looking for excellent educators for its new Education Advisory Committee. We recently announced a new grant from the Whiting Foundation that funds the creation of new primary source-based education resources for student use with teacher guidance.
The South Carolina General Assembly passed new laws, beginning in 2015, requiring that South Carolina’s 11th grade students be administered new assessments: the ACT and the ACT WorkKeys. The State Department of Education has made full details of the testing plan available.