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Images from content featured on Knowitall in September 2019
This month, we share content for International Literacy Day through our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection , and we remember our heroes from September 11, 2001 . We explore our Hispanic Heritage , and we celebrate Constitution Day . We also take a moment to remind you of two great resources that work together to benefit South Carolina educators— LearningWhy and Knowitall —and we...
Knowitall.org resources for Women's Equality Day - August 26
Women’s Equality Day celebrates both the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote - and the idea of equality! It also celebrates organizations who work for equal opportunities for women in education and employment. Explore our Women in Leadership and Women’s History Collections! Our Collections make it easy to find the content that interests you! Explore the...
Images from Knowitall Series, Collections and content featured in August on Knowitall.org
This month on Knowitall, we’ll feature the “heart and soul” of Knowitall – our Series and Collections – that facilitate learning all year long! If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find, right here on Knowitall! We’ll also spotlight some of our new content that you may have missed over the summer, as well as some information on standards...
mages of Henry Minton - SC African American History Calendar - August Honoree
Henry Minton was the visionary behind Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity. Commonly known as the Boulé, an ancient Greek term for a council of chiefs, Sigma Pi Phi was formally established on May 15, 1904, becoming the first African American Greek-letter fraternity. He envisioned a fraternity of men with similar academic and professional attributes, who would help improve the black community. Minton was born...
Patina Miller - SC African American History Calendar July Honoree
(Photo of Patina Miller in "Madam President" courtesy of Sarah Shatz/CBS.) Patina Miller is a celebrated actress, performer and singer. Born in the small town of Pageland, S.C. on November 6, Miller was raised with music. She grew up singing in her local church’s gospel choir and attended the S.C. Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities. Miller went on to attend Carnegie Mellon University...
Images from content featured on Knowitall in July 2019
(Photo of Patina Miller in "Madam Secretary" courtesy of Sarah Shatz/CBS.) Has the summer heat sapped your energy? But it just doesn’t feel like summer unless you head out and explore a few places you’ve never been? Then sit back, relax, and take a plunge into Knowitall ! You can visit places throughout South Carolina—and beyond! Our virtual tours, videos, interactives, and 3D VRs are great for...

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