Janet Smith Clayton
Division of Academic Affairs
Division of Education, Instructor
Director, Learning Resource Center
Title III - Activity Director: Academic Programs and Instructional Resources/Faculty Development
100 West College Street
Sumter, SC 29151-3599
Off: (803) 934-3230
Fax: (803) 778-2923
''The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically…Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of education.''
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Morehouse College '48
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