Entries by Chad Vail

Military Magnet Academy Students Visit Apple Store

Students from Military Magnet Academy recently visited the Apple Store on King Street, Downtown for an interactive tour and products demonstration.  They got to walk around Charleston taking pictures on iPods, and then came back to the store to make movies with music, animation, etc using Apple computers.  Each student was given a special t-shirt, […]

Garrett Academy Welding Students in Action

Sparks are often flying in CTE instructor Arthur Russell’s Welding Technology classes at Garrett Academy of Technology. His students are preparing for high demand, high wage welding positions in the Charleston region and beyond. To learn more about the Welding program at Garrett Academy, visit the school website. 

SC State Alumni from Boeing SC Visit Baptist Hill HS for Career Day

Juniors and Seniors at Baptist Hill HS recently enjoyed a special visit from professionals from Boeing SC. The group of volunteers were all graduates of SC State University passionate about educating youth about high demand careers in STEM professions, like building jets! They counseled the students on the importance of soft skills like resumes and […]

West Ashley HS Teachers Partner to Earn Carolina Green Fair Grant

The fruitful partnership at West Ashley High School between Luke Hamilton’s special education students and Jason Wheless’ culinary arts students continues to grow. Mr. Hamilton’s students will continue to utilize raised beds in the high school’s inner courtyard as they did last year, growing herbs and produce to be used in Mr. Wheless’ culinary arts […]