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Setting the Vision for SC-TEACHER

by Dr. Thomas E. Hodges,  Interim Dean of the College of Education at UofSC and Director for…


Takes One to Know One: How Empathy Made Me a Better Teacher

by Demetrius Williams  Computer Lab Aide at North Springs Elementary Have you ever had that dream…


Why I’m Still Here: Reflections on the Choice to Teach

by Alexis Deese-Smith  7th Grade English Language Arts Teacher at R.H. Fulmer Middle School…


Teacher Workforce Demographics and Data:
A Deeper Dive with Working Paper Series II

by Dr. Thomas E. Hodges, Director for SC-TEACHER and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the…


Supporting Novice Teachers in the Time of COVID-19

by Angela Adams, Lead Coach, Carolina Teacher Induction Program Last June, my four-year-old asked…


Let’s Talk About That: Teacher Retention

By Cindy Van Buren, Assistant Dean for Professional Partnerships, UofSC College of Education This…


ROUNDTABLE: Focusing On Our State’s Retention Issues

How are issues of teacher retention impacting students and schools in South Carolina? What are…


CarolinaTIP: A Promising Solution to the Teacher Shortage

By Nicole Skeen, University Induction Coordinator | UofSC College of Education When my husband and…


Policy Discussion on Preparation, Recruitment and Retention of Teachers

by Melanie Barton, Executive Director - South Carolina Education Oversight Committee The research…