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Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in September 2020
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 share numerous resources for International Day of Democracy , Constitution Day and International Day of Peace . We also offer content for World Rhino Day, International Day of Sign...
SC African American History Calendar:    September Honoree – Xanthene Norris
As an educator and community leader, Xanthene Sayles Norris has established an exemplary career of public service and civic engagement. Born in Winston Salem, N.C., Norris grew up and attended public schools in Greenville, S.C. She graduated from Sterling High School in 1946 as the valedictorian of her class. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Clark College in Atlanta, Ga. and a master’s degree...
How to Talk Hoinestly with Kids about Racism & More
Preparing for Fall: The Power of Routines For most of us, our lives involve a series of patterns - routines we perform every day, like stopping at the same place each day for coffee on the way to work. This is also very true for babies and toddlers. When we play a part in creating routines in our children's lives, we may not fully realize the role they play in young children's development. Read...
Images from content featured in August 2020 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! We’ll also spotlight some of our new content, added over the summer, as well as some information on standards alignments that we are continuing to add. We are...
SC African American History Calendar: August Honoree - Joe Neal
Rev. Joseph H. Neal was born on August 31, 1950 to the late Mrs. Laverne Kohn Neal and the late Rev. C.R. Neal of Hopkins, S.C. He was the third of four children. His compassion for people at an early age foreshadowed his community activism, call to the ministry, and public service for social justice. Rev. Neal was educated in the public schools of Richland County and graduated from C.A. Johnson...
Images from content featured in July 2020 on Knowitall.org
...Without Leaving the Comfort of Your Favorite Chair! July 2020 on Knowitall.org! 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...

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