The ECM Blog

Greetings, valiant ECM followers! As we're sure you've noticed by now, our fine friends at the Charleston Regional Alliance for the Arts (CRAA) have been working extra hard to find an ideal time to reschedule the Arts Matter Day giving campaign following an unfortunate but...

UPDATE: While adverse circumstances surrounding Hurricane Irma postponed our plans on the original date for Arts Matter Day, our partners at CRAA have now officially rescheduled the proceedings for Tuesday, October 10th! We'll have plenty more updates and some timely reminders here at our blog and on...

Walking through the classrooms at Engaging Creative Minds’ 2017 Summer STEAM Institute at Memminger Elementary, seeing the eager faces, the teamwork, the exciting activities, and hearing our kids explain with enthusiasm about the amazing projects on display, it’s simply hard to believe that it’s the...

If you’ve never had the pleasure of seeing firsthand what goes on at ECM’s Summer STEAM Institute, we can only do our best in attempting to describe just what to expect, and how to find your way there if you’d like to find out more...

UPDATE: While adverse circumstances surrounding Hurricane Irma postponed our plans on the original date for Arts Matter Day, our partners at CRAA have now officially rescheduled the proceedings for Tuesday, October 10th! We'll have plenty more updates and some timely reminders here at our blog and on...

Welcome on Friday this week, as we continue our ongoing showcase of ECM’s current program at Burns Elementary! This time around, we’re digging deep to share some more of the background details about the early stages of this fantastic partnership with a community that is...

We’ve got a timely reminder for all of our local educators out there today, which we hope will help add a bit of productivity to the final weekend of another excellent Spring Break. It’s definitely about time for the anticipation of getting back to school...

In case you haven’t heard yet, Engaging Creative Minds has been very busy lately making some new connections with the amazing students, teachers, and staff at Charleston County’s Edmund A. Burns Elementary School! In the course of our regular process of connecting with an increasing amount...

It’s time again for Summer STEAM at the College of Charleston, and we couldn’t be more ready to kick off our best summer yet! During each week of the Institute, which has been proven to prevent learning loss over the summer months, students explore a different...

Teachers from across the state take part in the Energy Educators Institute, July 22, 2016 at Wampee Conference Center. We’ve got another excellent opportunity to share with education professionals today, coming to us from our standout partners at Santee Cooper! Every year, the power industry leader...