School of Education to Host Open House for Graduate Level Programs on Greenville Campus

October 16, 2012 at 8:25 am

The first open house will be held on the Spartanburg campus on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 3 – 6 p.m. in the JM Smith Board Room in the Health Education Center. The second will be held at the University Center of Greenville on Thursday, Nov. 1 from 3 – 6 p.m. in the Teaching and Learning Lab.

Career Center to host Education Recruitment 2012 on December 4

November 26, 2012 at 8:15 am

The Career Center at USC Upstate will hold its Education Recruitment 2012 on Tuesday, December 4, from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m., in the CLC Ballroom. Interested students should bring their resumes and dress professionally. Participants are as follows: Cherokee […]

Dr. Charles Presents Paper At National Council of Teachers of English Convention

November 26, 2012 at 2:05 pm

Dr. Jim Charles, Education, presented a paper titled “Igniting the Imagination:  New Poems by N. Scott Momaday” at the National Council of Teachers of English Convention in Las Vegas, Nev. on November 17, 2012.  

Greta Freeman Publishes Article and Makes Presentation

January 4, 2013 at 4:51 pm

Dr. Freeman, associate professor in the School of Education, has published in The Professional Educator, and made a peer-reviewed presentation at the Association for Childhood Education International Global Summit/Conference.

Freeman, Faulkner, Izzard and Charles Published in The Professional Educator

January 8, 2013 at 9:46 am

Greta Freeman (lead author), Rebecca Faulkner, Marilyn Izzard, and Jim Charles, School of Education, published “University School of Education Promoting Diversity Awareness and Initiatives” in THE PROFESSIONAL EDUCATOR, Auburn University, Spring/Fall 2012. Online at

University to close at noon, Jan. 25

January 25, 2013 at 11:04 am

Due to the approaching inclement weather, USC Upstate will close at noon today.

Visualizing Changed Lives: Braille Literacy Providing Endless Opportunities

January 29, 2013 at 11:38 am

It is a common belief that all people who are blind or visually impaired know how to read braille. The reality, however, is just the opposite. Not only do all people who are visually impaired not know how to read braille, many have never had the opportunity to learn. Dr. Tina Herzberg wants to change that.

58th Annual Piedmont Region III Science Fair attracts young scientists to USC Upstate

February 14, 2013 at 12:52 pm

Young scientists will gather at the University of South Carolina Upstate campus where they will exhibit their projects at the 58th annual Piedmont Region III Science Fair Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. The event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to […]

Jim Charles presents paper at Southwest Popular Culture and American Culture Association conference

February 19, 2013 at 11:33 am

On February 13, 2013 Jim Charles, interim dean of the School of Education and professor of English education, presented a paper titled “Teaching American Indian Literatures to Non-Indian Students: Lessons (Un)Learned” at the 34th Annual Conference of the Southwest Popular […]

Jim Charles announces publication of book review

February 21, 2013 at 4:23 pm

Jim Charles, interim dean of the School of Education and professor, English education, announces the publication of a major book review — a review of four new and reissued books related to or by N. Scott Momaday.