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Narrative: "A Lot Like Grandma"

February 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Laura Hunsberger
Shannon Bobertz and her daughter, Sarah, Columbia 2016

This edition of Narrative features an interview from StoryCorps, an oral history project where friends and loved ones interview each other. At the StoryCorps mobile booth in Columbia in 2016, Shannon Bobertz spoke with her nine-year-old daughter Sarah about her grandmother...

Demystifying Medicare

February 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
South Carolina Business Review logo

One of our recent shows featured a discussion on Social Security strategies and the various ways you can maximize your distributions. And if you thought Social Security was complicated, wait till you hear about Medicare. Fortunately, our next guest says that if you learn...

Woodland Voles

February 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
Woodland Vole (Microtus Pinetorum).

The case of the disappearing dandelions.

State House Daybook: Feb. 27, 2018

February 26, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
State House

This Week in South Carolina: In Session provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other...

Helping Your Sago Palm Survive the Winter

February 26, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Amanda McNulty
Sago Palm, Cycas revoluta.

Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . One plant that really suffered during our December ice age was the sago palm, Cycas revoluta. Sago palms represent some of the oldest living plants on earth and are not palms but cycads...

Sand Collars

February 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
A sand collar, the egg capsule of a moonsnail.

They look like they might be man-made, but, they are not.

ETV’s LearningWhy EduSpire Award

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
First Place EduSpire Award - One-night stay at Hamption Inn  Suites & Jessica Higdon

Enter for a chance to brag on your teaching skills First Place - 1-night stay at Hampton Inn & Suites - Charleston! Second Place - Platform Access to Breakout EDU Third Place - 3 ETV Teacher Recertification Courses

Featured in May on!

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Featured content for May 2018 on

Featured this month on Knowitall— Keep It Real to encourage teens to consider their safety amid all the end-of-the-schoolyear celebrations. Knowitall Healthy to make the most of the free time you have and to encourage healthy living for kids and adults alike! For Cinco de...

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

A solution to inclement weather make-up days may soon be a reality for SC school districts. On April 9, Dr. Tom Wilson, Superintendent of Anderson School District 5, presented to the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) on his district’s proposed eLearning Initiative for...

ETV Summer PD Workshops: FREE for SC Teachers – Register NOW!

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in class in SCETV's Idea Lab

Looking for Professional Development opportunities this summer? ETV is offering three, FREE workshops in Columbia: Wednesday, June 20: Google Has your school “gone Google” and you feel left behind? Spend a day with ETV and we will help you keep up. We will cover Classrooms...

Summertime and the Savings are Easy

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Save with PBS TeacherLine this summer!

PBS TeacherLine and ETV have extended their 20% course discount to include summer courses beginning June 13, 2018 - - PLUS popular course RDLA152 has been reduced to $300 for the whole summer -- so it’s a great time to invest in P.D. and save big too!

Earn Credit by June 30th (or Later) with ETV Teacher Recertification

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop similing

ETV Teacher Recertification offers South Carolina teachers a variety of online, self-paced courses approved by the SC Department of Education for 2 0 renewal credits each. Courses available in many content areas and THREE NEW courses added!

ETV Program Highlights for May 2018

February 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of The Great American Read website

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In May, SCETV features The Great American Read premiering on May 22, SC Gubernatorial Primary Debates and Royal Wedding specials! Don’t miss premiere programs in Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and the new Pinkalicious...

South Carolina Flag Not Official

February 23, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Ann Bailey
SC flag

Most South Carolinians find unique points of pride within their state—sweet tea, coastal wildlife, and shag-dancing are staples of its culture. Additionally, many South Carolina residents are particularly proud of a famed symbol: its flag. A white crescent rests in...

Question and Answer with Rock Hill Mayor

February 23, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Mayor John Gettys

The City of Rock Hill welcomes John Gettys as the newly elected Mayor. Before becoming Mayor, Gettys was on the Rock Hill City Council from 2002 until 2010. Following his time with the City Council, he served on the Sports Commission until this past December. Gettys says...