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The Riley Institute at Furman and South Carolina Future Minds partner to present the annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence to an outstanding education initiative in South Carolina.

The Riley Institute at Furman and South Carolina Future Minds partner to present the annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence to an outstanding education initiative in South Carolina.

2020 Finalists

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Camp iRock (2017) | WhatWorksSC
Camp iRock (2017) | WhatWorksSC

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Camp iRock (Pickens County), a partnership of the United Way, YMCA and the School District of Pickens County, which is a free summer camp for rising 2nd-4th below grade-level readers with the goal of...
Carolina TIP | What Works SC
Carolina TIP | What Works SC

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The Carolina Teacher Induction Program (CarolinaTIP) supports the schools and students of South Carolina by putting teachers first. CarolinaTIP is designed to be a bridge for new teachers as they...
Farm to Belly (2018) | WhatWorksSC
Farm to Belly (2018) | WhatWorksSC

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Farm to Belly is a 28-week fresh-produce program at SHARE Head Start Centers in Greenville, SC. Head Start Centers are federally-funded preschools for low-income children ages 3-5. Farm to Belly is a...
Healing Species (2016) | WhatWorksSC
Healing Species (2016) | WhatWorksSC

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With the help of rescued dogs nobody else wanted, Healing Species’ trained instructors provide twelve classroom lessons in compassion/humane education and violence prevention to elementary, middle...
Make Summer Count (2017) | WhatWorksSC
Make Summer Count (2017) | WhatWorksSC

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As the top award recipient, Public Education Partners' Make Summer Count (Greenville County), received $5000 to support its ability to share its story and continue to expand throughout South Carolina...