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The South Carolina Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is an independent, nonpartisan group made up of 18 educators, business people, and elected officials who have been appointed by the legislature and governor to enact the South Carolina Education Accountability Act of 1998. The Act sets standards for improving the state's K-12 educational system.

The EOC provides regular, routine and ongoing review of the state's education improvement process, assesses how our schools are doing and evaluates the standards our schools must meet to build the education system needed to compete in this century. The committee accomplishes its work through three subcommittees and the full committee. Each of the subcommittees addresses issues that support higher levels of student achievement.


Due to the hardships on students and schools associated with Hurricane Matthew, the EOC has extended the "Read Your Way to the Big Game" entry deadline to Monday, November 7, 2016. To be considered for the contest, entries must be POSTMARKED by November 7.


"Read Your Way to the Big Game" 2016


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Educational Credit for Exceptional Needs Children (ECENC) Program Information

2016-17 Family Guide to Assessments: Student Success Tools

Student Reading Success Activity Guide, June 2015
available for download


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