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Children Learning Though Art in Inspirational Pathways
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Children Learning Though Art in Inspirational Pathways

Thanks to a very generous 10-year, $25,000 grant from Ms. Barbara Melvin, Charleston Promise Neighborhood has created Inspirational Pathways, an arts-based enrichment program at Sanders-Clyde Creative Arts School. Fifth graders participating in Inspirational Pathways recently visited¬† Redux Contemporary Arts Center to learn about the artistic process and become inspired to express themselves creatively through various…

Social Studies Bowl 2018: The Children are Learning!
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Social Studies Bowl 2018: The Children are Learning!

A capacity crowd of nearly 300 people filled the auditorium of the Charleston Museum on March 1 to witness another Social Studies Bowl, with five Title One schools in competition. With an emcee and scorekeeper from Historic Charleston Foundation dressed in colonial era attire, teams of second-through-fifth graders answered questions pulled from the school curricula.…

Are Field Trips A Valuable Educational Tool?
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Are Field Trips A Valuable Educational Tool?

Field trips have been a staple of modern American public education going back generations. Despite the logistical headaches, the safety concerns, the expense and hassle, schools have been exposing their students to myriad educational and cultural sites, providing kinesthetic experiences beyond the classroom. In recent years, though, the field trip has been in decline. Museums…