Every child in South Carolina deserves the chance for a high-quality education that allows them to reach their full potential. That’s why we must transform the way we deliver education: to create more choices for parents, support effective teachers and principals, harness the power of digital learning and simplify funding to follow students into the classroom. We can’t afford to waste the potential of the Palmetto State’s greatest resource: our children!
"As a mother, I know firsthand that no two children are the same or learn in the same way. That's why as governor, I am proud to see more and more school options for children in South Carolina. 'Empowering Students' is a great resource for parents and students."
- South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley
“For me, education is one of our most important manifestations of the American Dream. It is a fundamental force that allows Americans, regardless of background, the ability to improve their lives. It is part of what truly makes this the land of opportunity..."
- United States Senator Tim Scott
"The work of Palmetto Promise Institute helped us hit the 'reset' button on Common Core State Standards. Their research was the blueprint."