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Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in November 2020
In November, we feature content for National Career Development , Native American Heritage , and College Application Months . We also have assets for National Authors’ Day , National Family Literacy Day , Job Action Day, STEM/STEAM Day , Veterans Day , America Recycles Day, National Rural Health Day and Universal Children’s Day . Visit our Early Learning , Elementary , Middle School and High...
SC African American History Calendar: November Honorees -  Nathaniel & Viola Stewart
Nathaniel and Viola Stewart were a trailblazing couple who left an enduring mark in African American history. They met on a blind date in 1945, and after falling in love, were married for more than 50 years. Viola Duvall Stewart, born June 30, 1919, in Charleston, S.C., was an unsung educational justice advocate and civil rights pioneer. She earned a B.S. degree in chemistry in 1941 from Howard...
Images from content featured in October 2020 on Knowitall.org
In October, we feature content for Archaeology Month , Health Literacy Month , National Bullying Prevention Month, National Book Month , and Hispanic Heritage Month , which continues through October 15. We offer content for Fire Prevention Week/Month, International Day of Non-Violence, MFG Day, World Space Week, National Child Health Day, World Habitat Day, World Teacher’s Day, International Day...
SC African American History Calendar: October Honoree – George Rogers
George Rogers, a native of Duluth, Ga., has always had a love for football. A standout at Duluth High School, Rogers decided to attend the University of South Carolina when coach Jim Carlen told him that he could play in his freshman year. Rogers rushed for 623 yards as a freshman and then tallied 1,006 yards as a sophomore while splitting time with Johnnie Wright. However, Rogers’ junior season...
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...

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