Education Laws

Index to State Laws and Regulations Related to Education
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South Carolina Code of Regulations - Chapter 43 — State Board of Education

South Carolina Code § 43-50. — Persons Required to Hold a Teaching Certificate.
South Carolina Code § 43-51. — Certification Requirements.
South Carolina Code § 43-52. — Application for Teaching Credential.
South Carolina Code § 43-53. — Credential Classification.
South Carolina Code § 43-53.1. — Requirements for Credential Advancement.
South Carolina Code § 43-53.2. — Types and Levels of Credential Classification.
South Carolina Code § 43-55. — Renewal of Credentials.
South Carolina Code § 43-56. — Foreign Applicants.
South Carolina Code § 43-57. — Prior Work Experience.
South Carolina Code § 43-57.1. — Computing the Experience for Teachers.
South Carolina Code § 43-57.2. — Teaching Experience Acceptable for Credit.
South Carolina Code § 43-57.5. — Military Service.
South Carolina Code § 43-58. — Denial, Revocation and Suspension of Credentials.
South Carolina Code § 43-58.1. — Reporting of Terminations of Certain School District Employees.
South Carolina Code § 43-62. — Requirements for Additional Areas of Certification.
South Carolina Code § 43-63. — Requirements for Career and Technology Education Work-Based Certification.
South Carolina Code § 43-64. — Requirements for Certification at the Advanced Level.

Article 7 Test Security
South Carolina Code § 43-100. — Test Security.

Article 13 General School Administration
South Carolina Code § 43-161. — Appointment (Term) of School Superintendent.
South Carolina Code § 43-162. — School Superintendent Compensation and Benefits/Expenses.
South Carolina Code § 43-165.1. — Program for Assisting Developing and Evaluating Principal Performance.
South Carolina Code § 43-166. — Student and School Safety.
South Carolina Code § 43-167. — Principal Induction Program.

Article 17 Personnel
South Carolina Code § 43-205. — Administrative and Professional Personnel Qualifications, Duties and Workloads.
South Carolina Code § 43-205.1. — Assisting, Developing, and Evaluating Professional Teaching (ADEPT).
South Carolina Code § 43-206. — Professional Personnel Resignation.
South Carolina Code § 43-207. — Health Examination.
South Carolina Code § 43-209. — Support Personnel/Paraprofessional Personnel Positions, Qualifications and Duties.

Article 19 Instructional Program
South Carolina Code § 43-220. — Gifted and Talented.
South Carolina Code § 43-225. — School-to-Work Transition Act Regulations.
South Carolina Code § 43-231. — Defined Program K-5.
South Carolina Code § 43-232. — Defined Program 6-8.
South Carolina Code § 43-233. — South Carolina Four-Year State Plan for Career and Technology Education, Fiscal Years 2001-2004.
South Carolina Code § 43-234. — Defined Program, Grades 9-12.
South Carolina Code § 43-236. — Career or Technology Centers/Comprehensive High Schools.
South Carolina Code § 43-237.1. — Adult Education Program.
South Carolina Code § 43-238. — Health Education Requirements.
South Carolina Code § 43-240. — Summer School Programs.
South Carolina Code § 43-241. — Medical Home bound Instruction.
South Carolina Code § 43-242. — Driver Training.
South Carolina Code § 43-243. — Special Education, Education of Students with Disabilities.
South Carolina Code § 43-243.1. — Criteria for Entry into Programs of Special Education for Students with Disabilities.
South Carolina Code § 43-243.4. — Utilization of Generic Teacher Certification.
South Carolina Code § 43-244. — Interscholastic Activities.
South Carolina Code § 43-244.1. — Interscholastic Activities: Academic Requirements for Participation.
South Carolina Code § 43-246. — Instruction at Place Other Than School.
South Carolina Code § 43-258.1. — Advanced Placement.
South Carolina Code § 43-259. — Graduation Requirements.
South Carolina Code § 43-260. — Use and Dissemination of Test Results.
South Carolina Code § 43-261. — District and School Comprehensive Planning.
South Carolina Code § 43-262. — Assessment Program
South Carolina Code § 43-262.3. — Reading, Writing and Mathematics Objectives for Grades 1-12.
South Carolina Code § 43-262.4. — End-of-Course Tests.
South Carolina Code § 43-264.1. — Half-Day Child Development Programs.
South Carolina Code § 43-265. — Parenting/Family Literacy.
South Carolina Code § 43-267. — Early Childhood Assistance Programs -- Grades K-3.
South Carolina Code § 43-268. — Academic Assistance Programs -- Grades 4-12.

South Carolina Code of Laws Title 59 - Education

CHAPTER 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS HTML Word
CHAPTER 2 - SOUTH CAROLINA COLLEGE INVESTMENT PROGRAM HTML Word
CHAPTER 3 - STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 4 - SOUTH CAROLINA TUITION PREPAYMENT PROGRAM HTML Word
CHAPTER 5 - STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 6 - MONITORING IMPLEMENTATION OF EDUCATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM HTML Word
CHAPTER 7 - EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION HTML Word
CHAPTER 10 - PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SCHOOL HEALTH SERVICES, AND NUTRITIONAL STANDARDS HTML Word
CHAPTER 11 - COMPACT FOR EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 13 - COUNTY SUPERINTENDENTS OF EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 15 - COUNTY BOARDS OF EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 16 - SOUTH CAROLINA VIRTUAL SCHOOL PROGRAM HTML Word
CHAPTER 17 - SCHOOL DISTRICTS HTML Word
CHAPTER 18 - EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY ACT HTML Word
CHAPTER 19 - SCHOOL TRUSTEES HTML Word
CHAPTER 20 - EDUCATION FINANCE ACT OF 1977 HTML Word
CHAPTER 21 - STATE AID FOR SCHOOLS HTML Word
CHAPTER 23 - SCHOOL BUILDINGS AND OTHER SCHOOL PROPERTY HTML Word
CHAPTER 24 - SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS HTML Word
CHAPTER 25 - TEACHERS HTML Word  (Teacher Employment Dismissal Act)
CHAPTER 26 - TRAINING, CERTIFICATION AND EVALUATION OF PUBLIC EDUCATORS HTML Word
CHAPTER 27 - INTERSTATE AGREEMENT ON QUALIFICATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 28 - PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT IN THEIR CHILDREN'S EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 29 - SUBJECTS OF INSTRUCTION HTML Word
CHAPTER 30 - BASIC SKILLS ASSESSMENT PROGRAM [REPEALED] HTML Word
CHAPTER 31 - TEXTBOOKS HTML Word
CHAPTER 32 - COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM HTML Word
CHAPTER 33 - SPECIAL EDUCATION FOR HANDICAPPED CHILDREN HTML Word
CHAPTER 34 - BLIND PERSONS' LITERACY RIGHTS AND EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 35 - KINDERGARTENS HTML Word
CHAPTER 36 - PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES HTML Word
CHAPTER 37 - SCHOOLS FOR ELEEMOSYNARY INSTITUTIONS HTML Word
CHAPTER 38 - SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATION BILL OF RIGHTS FOR CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE HTML Word
CHAPTER 39 - HIGH SCHOOLS HTML Word
CHAPTER 40 - CHARTER SCHOOLS HTML Word
CHAPTER 41 - GRANTS TO STUDENTS ATTENDING PRIVATE SCHOOLS HTML Word
CHAPTER 43 - ADULT EDUCATION GENERALLY HTML Word
CHAPTER 44 - COMMUNITY EDUCATION HTML Word
CHAPTER 45 - HOME-STUDY SCHOOLS HTML Word
CHAPTER 46 - INTERSTATE COMPACT ON EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY FOR MILITARY CHILDREN HTML Word
CHAPTER 47 - SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF AND THE BLIND HTML Word
CHAPTER 48 - SPECIAL SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS HTML Word
CHAPTER 49 - JOHN DE LA HOWE SCHOOL HTML Word
CHAPTER 50 - SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES HTML Word
CHAPTER 51 - THE WIL LOU GRAY OPPORTUNITY SCHOOL HTML Word
CHAPTER 52 - SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOOL-TO-WORK TRANSITION ACT OF 1994 [REPEALED] HTML Word
CHAPTER 53 - TECHNICAL AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING HTML Word
CHAPTER 54 - SOUTH CAROLINA EMPLOYMENT REVITALIZATION ACT HTML Word
CHAPTER 55 - JUNIOR COLLEGE COURSES HTML Word
CHAPTER 56 - BEAUFORT-JASPER HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION HTML Word
CHAPTER 57 - WESTERN CAROLINA HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION HTML Word
CHAPTER 58 - NONPUBLIC POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTION LICENSING HTML Word
CHAPTER 59 - SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ACT HTML Word
CHAPTER 63 - PUPILS GENERALLY HTML Word
CHAPTER 65 - ATTENDANCE OF PUPILS HTML Word
CHAPTER 66 - SCHOOL SAFETY COORDINATORS HTML Word
CHAPTER 67 - TRANSPORTATION OF PUPILS; SCHOOL BUSES HTML