Camden High School
A PALMETTO'S FINEST SCHOOL
Degrees and Certifications:
BA Political Science, The Citadel MA History, The Citadel\College of Charleston MEd Counselor Education, The Citadel
Mr. Steven Smith
This is Mr. Smith's second year teaching social studies at Camden High School. He is a graduate of Lugoff-Elgin HS, and The Citadel. After graduating from The Citadel, he was commissioned into the U.S. Army as a Field Artillery officer. He has worked in Higher Education Student Affairs for twenty years, at The Citadel and Trident Technical College as International Admission Coordinator.
He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from The Citadel, and Master's Degrees in History and Counselor Education from The Citadel Graduate College\College of Charleston. While at The Citadel, he taught classes in Moral/Ethical decision making, and leader development. He served as an assistant instructor in 300 level college history classes in the Civil War and World Wars I and II.
"History is human; “When in the course of human events,” “Human” is the operative word. We can learn more from history than any other subject because it is about the human experience.” - David McCullough
"The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know." -Harry S. Truman
"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." - John Adams