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SC STEM Educator of the Year Finalists Announced on Pi Day

  Pi Day Finalists Announcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2019 SC STEM Educator of the Year Finalists Announced on Pi Day Inaugural Award Sponsored by Comporium and Selected by Leading STEM Companies and Education Experts Florence--On this Pi Day, SC Future Minds, S2TEM...

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Comporium, SC Future Minds, S2TEM Centers and the STEM Development Foundation Receive Over 250 Nominations for STEM Educator of the Year Award

   February 14, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Rock Hill, SC - Comporium, a family-owned regional telecommunications company based in Rock Hill, SC, is proud to announce the inaugural STEM Educator of the Year award, in partnership with South Carolina Future Minds, S2TEM...

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SCFM Statement on Public Education Reform by Speaker Jay Lucas

South Carolina Future Minds, a statewide, business-led nonprofit investing in public education as a driver of economic and social progress, commends the work of SC House Speaker Jay Lucas in proposing comprehensive public education reform that will improve conditions of our schools, strengthen...

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SC National Board Certified Network Receives Major Grant to Recruit, Retain Accomplished Teachers

For Immediate Release December 11, 2018 Columbia, SC - South Carolina teachers in the Fairfield, Hampton 1 and Sumter school districts are participating in a grant projects with the South Carolina National Board Network (SCNBN), a program hosted by SC Future Minds, to recruit and retain...

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18 South Carolina professional and civic leaders named to prestigious education policy program

COLUMBIA – Eighteen (18) professional and civic leaders from across South Carolina have been selected to participate in the SC Education Policy Fellowship Program (SC-EPFP) for 2018-19. SC-EPFP is a 10-month intensive professional development program for established and emerging leaders in...

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SC Future Minds Executive Director Aims to Raise $35,000 in Honor of 35th Birthday

In an ambitious quest to commemorate her 35th birthday, SCFM Executive Director Caroline Mauldin has set a goal of raising $35,000 for the statewide education organization by August 31st. The fundraiser, which began in June, has primarily taken place on Facebook, where donors have contributed...

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SC Future Minds Executive Director Named to 2018 Forty Under 40 List

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Charleston, SC—SC Future Minds Executive Director Caroline Mauldin has been selected as a 2018 Forty Under 40 winner by the Charleston Regional Business Journal, nominated by members of the Charleston community. 2018 marks the 21st anniversary of the Forty Under 40...

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Public-Private Partnership builds home libraries for upcoming first graders across South Carolina

SC Future Minds and Bojangles' hold book fairs at 13 high-poverty schools across the state FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Charleston, SC—Low-income upcoming kindergarteners who struggle with reading are receiving brand new home libraries before going home for the summer, thanks to an innovative...

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SC National Board Certified Teacher Network receives $25,000 grant from Kellogg Foundation

New grant targets early career teachers for certification to improve retention in high-poverty districts FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 23, 2018 Columbia, SC--The W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) has awarded South Carolina's National...

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Comporium, SC Future Minds, and SC Coalition for Mathematics & Science Announce STEM Teacher of the Year Award

March 7, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Comporium, SC Future Minds, and SC Coalition for Mathematics & Science Announce STEM Teacher of the Year Award Award to recognize unique attributes of public school educators cultivating next generation of STEM leaders  Columbia, SC—As part of the...

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