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The Education Oversight Committee publishes a variety of documents and reports on assessment and improvement programs related to the state educational system.

Recent Submissions

  • South Carolina Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program Evaluation of 2015–16 Grant Awards : executive summary 

    D’Amico, Leigh Kale; South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    The South Carolina General Assembly appropriated to the Education Oversight Committee $2 million to implement the South Carolina Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program. The grants encourage and incentivize ...
  • South Carolina Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program Evaluation of 2015–16 Grant Awards 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee; D’Amico, Leigh Kale (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10)
    The South Carolina General Assembly appropriated to the Education Oversight Committee $2 million to implement the South Carolina Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program. The grants encourage and incentivize ...
  • K-12 Technology Initiative Report on Fiscal Year 2016-17 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2017-10-09)
    Since Fiscal Year 2014-15 the General Assembly has appropriated lottery revenues and EIA revenues of approximately $100 million to improve technology infrastructure in public schools. The Initiative has three objectives: ...
  • FY 2016-17 & 2017-18 state-funded full-day 4K : evaluation 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01-04)
    The General Assembly has tasked the Education Oversight Committee with an annual evaluation of Child Early Reading Development and Education Program and has asked recurring questions every year. In response, the EOC ...
  • Educational performance of military-connected students annual report 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-10)
    The Education Oversight Committee, working with the State Board of Education established a comprehensive annual report concerning the performance of military-connected children who attend primary, elementary, middle, and ...
  • Single Accountability System Report & Recommendations 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-17)
    In 2014 the General Assembly enacted Act 200 of 2014, which amended the EAA to require the EOC to develop and recommend a single accountability system that “meets federal and state accountability requirements by the Fall ...
  • Survey of South Carolina teachers about computer science 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03-10)
    At the request of members of the S.C. General Assembly, the Education Oversight Committee created a survey to gather information from teachers about their experience, training, and interest level as it relates to computer ...
  • South Carolina Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Programs: Year 1 Report 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10-10)
    The South Carolina General Assembly created the South Carolina Community Block Grant for Education Pilot Program by Proviso 1.94 in the 2014-15 General Appropriation Act. The purpose of the proviso was to encourage and ...
  • SOUTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY BLOCK GRANTS FOR EDUCATION PILOT PROGRAMS 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-03-11)
    The South Carolina General Assembly created the South Carolina Community Block Grant for Education Pilot Program by Proviso 1.94 in the 2014-15 General Appropriation Act. The intent of the proviso is to encourage public ...
  • K-12 Technology Initiative Report 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10-10)
    In Fiscal Year 2014-15 the General Assembly funded with lottery fund revenues the K-12 Technology Initiative. The Initiative has three objectives: to improve external connections to schools; to improve internal connections ...
  • Results of the 2015 Parent Survey 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-04-11)
    Since 2002 the SCDE has administered the parent survey to a sample of parents whose children attended public schools in South Carolina. From its inception, the parent survey contains items regarding parent perceptions of ...
  • FY 2014-15 & 2015-16 Evaluation of State-Funded Full-Day 4K, part I 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-01-15)
    This report documents the expansion of 4K and expenditure of funds in Fiscal Years 2014-15 and 2015-16; provides 2015-16 projections for the number of at-risk four-year-olds in each school district and the number of at-risk ...
  • 2016 legislative summary 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
    This paper describes some of the accomplishments of the General Assembly regarding education for FY 2016-2017. It increased funding for the Education Finance Act, Virtual SC, Education and Economic Development and the ...
  • High School Task Force report 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-06-13)
    The Task Force focused on the following questions: 1. What is the current high school experience? 2. How well is the current system preparing students for college and careers? 3. What are the current barriers or system ...
  • Educational performance of military-connected children 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2016-04-11)
    The Education Oversight Committee, working with the State Board of Education established a comprehensive annual report concerning the performance of military-connected children who attend primary, elementary, middle, and ...
  • Summer Reading Camp Partnerships Report 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2015-10-12)
    This report provides findings and recommendations on the implementation of after-school and summer reading programs implemented by community partnerships during Spring 2015 and Summer 2015 across South Carolina to support ...
  • NEW SC COLLEGE AND CAREER-READY STANDARDS IN ELA AND MATHEMATICS : 2015-16 School Year Resources for Families 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2015)
    In March of 2015 the state adopted the new South Carolina College and Career-Ready Standards. These standards define the knowledge and skills in English language arts and mathematics that children in kindergarten through ...
  • Readiness Assessment Recommendations Per Act 287 of 2014 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2015-06-08)
    In 2014, the General Assembly fully supported the development of a comprehensive readiness assessment to gauge young children’s acquisition of knowledge and skills. Legislative commitment to early assessment is evident in ...
  • Student reading success activity guide : a guide designed for student success teams (families, caregivers, tutors, teachers, etc.) working with young children in Kindergarten-3rd grade 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2015)
    Helping to make sure children are reading on grade level by third grade is one of the most important things we can do to prepare children for a successful future. Reading with a child for 20 minutes per day and making a ...
  • Report on the South Carolina Child Early Reading Development and Education Program 

    South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (South Carolina State Library, 2015)
    Following two years of expanded access to publicly funded pre-kindergarten, over 12,000 at-risk four-year-olds participate in state-funded full-day four-year-old kindergarten, formerly known as the Child Development Education ...

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