South Carolina has some of the best schools in the nation, and some of the worst. Too many of them. We cannot begin to address the problems of low-paying jobs until we make education a priority.
South Carolina families already worried by the discouraging results of the late 2008 School Report Cards may be even more troubled by the results of a recent study on the worst public schools in the U.S. According to this study, South Carolina public schools account for almost half of the nation’s “25 Worst Schools.”