Friday, April 28, 2017
Dr. Vashti Washington could not join us today as she had a death in the family.
Research Presentation- Blake Terrill
Mr. Terrill is getting his Masters Degree at Francis Marion University and has volunteered to be the research arm of SCORS. He summarized his latest research:
Officers - We are awaiting the completion of our slate of officers.
Department of Education Happenings- Jennifer Morrison
Ms. Morrison graciously offered to have any of us who have a need or a question about education in SC, call her. She said if she can’t answer our question, she would refer us to someone who could. She explained in detail a project she is currently working on: Equitable Distribution of High Quality Educators- administrators and teachers. The Equity Plan is as follows:
Zelda Waymer and Del Ruff of the After School - Alliance presented some of the changes that will occur if the federal “skinny” budget goes through. The total education portion of the budget had been reduced by 9.2 billion dollars.
Next meeting will be the last week of August. More information to follow….
By laws will appear on the website for review. They have been reviewed by attorneys.
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