While some school districts opt for the virtual graduation or even a drive through approach Effingham County School District is trying to give their seniors all of the above. Including an in-person ceremony.
It’s a brand new grant program offering local students a chance to get tuition help with college. South University will offer the “Coastal Empire High School” grant which is worth more than $1,000 per quarter.
Savannah Technical College is now offering multiple short-term career training courses, many of which you can take without leaving your own home. Logistics is one that continues to grow even as many other businesses struggle due to COVID-19.
On Thursday, AccelerateED, a new task force created by South Carolina Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman, met to discuss what summer and fall programs might look like for students, facility, and parents.
Savannah Chatham Public Schools began their weekly distribution of meals Tuesday. During their bus delivery some routes ran out of food. One parent says they left empty-handed and has hopes the district will find a solution before next week.
The Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems Grant Program has awarded the South Carolina Department of Education a $3.3 million federal grant to incorporate early childhood education programs into the state’s existing system.
Schools all over have been finding ways to reach out to their students in the age of social distancing. The principal of Tybee Island Maritime Academy has been making weekly videos to keep the families uplifted.
In times like this, it’s the smallest acts that are leaving some of the biggest impacts. A Savannah-Chatham County Public School teacher didn’t think much of a small gesture, but it’s been inspiring those who drive past the closed school building.
Georgia has one of the largest number of Future Farmers of America (FFA) members in the entire country.With the postponement of this years State FFA Convention that means thousands of students may not get the celebration they hoped they’d have.
School leaders across the state are reacting to Georgia Governor Brian Kemp’s decision to close in-person classes for the remainder of the school year. That decision has some districts working to figure out what is next.
While many schools move into another week of distance learning with E-books, there are other districts that aren’t quite there yet. The Evans County School District says they are currently providing students and families with work packets and other resources for now.