On November 12, 2019, former U.S. Secretary of Education Dick Riley and presenting sponsor Aflac named the Carolina Teacher Induction Program as the winner of the Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence. Finalists Pickens County Career and Technology Center and Wings for Kids were also recognized. Special guest Danny Merck, superintendent of Pickens County School District, joined Secretary Riley for an on-stage conversation about current issues in public education.
The Carolina Teacher Induction Program (CarolinaTIP) supports the schools and students of South Carolina by putting teachers first. CarolinaTIP is designed to be a bridge for new teachers as they transition from university student to...
The vision of the Pickens County Career and Technology Center is to build strong partnerships with industry, post-secondary schools, and our high schools to provide unimaginable opportunities for its students. Its mission is to give...
The mission of Wings for Kids is to equip at-risk kids with the skills they need to succeed in school, stay in school, and thrive in life. Wings for Kids is dedicated to helping at-risk...
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