Dr. David O'Shields

  During the month of November employees are focusing on the little things for which they are thankful. Too often Thanksgiving gets the short shrift in holiday marketing since it isn’t as easy a sell as Halloween and even Christmas. Typically, Thanksgiving is one of the few holidays remaining where...
  Education is more than books, numbers and maps and certainly more than the ubiquitous and paramount test scores used to define a district, a school, and a student. Education in its truest sense is the process of promoting and directing learning. Granted, teaching is a necessary part of the...
  As I write this article, I sit at my office computer for the first time in two weeks. I, like many teachers and administrators in the district, have been at professional development for the last two weeks. I have found summer to be the very best time for us to receive extended learning...
Does anyone know what today is? If you said, “Wednesday” that’s correct but still not right. Think specifically, June 14th. Any ideas? How about if I add the term “vexillology?”  Give up? Today is Flag Day and “vexillology” is the study, collection and design of flags. I find this topic most...
  There are few things more representative of spring than baseball (or softball)…allergies withstanding. If you have ever attended a Greenville Drive, Columbia Fireflies, USC Gamecocks, or Clemson Tiger game, you know the the time-honored, Harry Caray-inspired ritual around the 7th Inning Stretch…...


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