South Carolina

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World Languages

The 2013 South Carolina Standard for World Language Proficiency includes benchmarks, indicators and sample learning targets for interculturality parallel to the language benchmarks, indicators and sample learning targets in Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced.

Teacher Preparation and Professional Development

Professional development offered by the state is focused on the content of International Baccalaureate programs.

Common Core

The state is in the process of replacing Common Core standards with state-written standards.


World Affairs Council

State Department of Commerce

Envision South Carolina

Columbia World Affairs Council

World Affairs Council of Charleston

World Affairs Council of Hilton Head


Ruta Couet
SC Department of Education

Global Competence Resources

Asia Society Partnership for Global Learning and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) partnered to define global competence and the skills and abilities that students need to demonstrate to be globally competent.

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