Items Tagged with "Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award"

2017 Award Recipient Mr. Jerome Singleton

The purpose of the Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award for Excellence in Dropout Prevention is to identify and bring recognition to an outstanding individual who has made significant contributions to the advancement of dropout prevention initiatives in the state of South Carolina. The National Dropout Prevention Center, College of Education, at Clemson University,… Read more »

Rev. James Davis Receives the Governor and Mrs. Richard W Riley Award For Excellence in Dropout Prevention

REV. JAMES DAVIS RECEIVES THE GOVERNOR AND MRS. RICHARD W. RILEY AWARD of EXCELLENCE IN DROPOUT PREVENTION Clemson, S.C. (February 16, 2016) – Rev. James F. Davis of Ware Shoals, South Carolina, is the 2016 recipient of the Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award of Excellence in Dropout Prevention. Each year, at the At-Risk Youth… Read more »

2013 Award Recipient Dr. Jay Smink

Dr. Jay Smink, retired executive director of the National Dropout Prevention Center, is a long- time and well-respected national leader in dropout prevention. However, it is Jay’s service to his adopted state of South Carolina over the past 25 years that is deserving of this award. Through his work at the Center, he engaged in… Read more »