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Haley Talks Flood Costs

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene

Governor Nikki Haley held a press conference Tuesday to go over specific costs associated with the South Carolina Flood. The public assistance estimate, which includes roads and government buildings, is $300 million. The individual assistance, which is money given to...

Columbia Police Will Have New Body Cameras in Place by 2016

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Palmetto Scene
Blue lights on top of a police car, blurred taillights in background

Columbia City Council has approved the purchase of 300 body cameras for Columbia city police, according to The State . Police Chief Skip Holbrook said Thursday, Dec. 3, that the first cameras should arrive within 30 to 45 days and will provide further accountability to the...

PBS Announces January & February Facilitated Courses

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education

PBS TeacherLine has scheduled 30 renewal and graduate credit courses to begin January 13 and February 17, 2016. Courses offered include teacher favorites such as “Enabling Students with Special Needs to Succeed in Math Class“, “Children's Authors on the Web: Online Sites...

HERO Live! Program Schedule for 2015-16

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education
HERO Live Amazing Trade Shop Math Race

Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips have a new name … HERO Live! Designed to support American history education for 4-8th grade students, HERO Live!: The Amazing Trade Shop Math Race airs December 17 at 1:00 p.m. All SC schools can view on ETV’s SC Channel (SCC)...

PBS Parents: Help Your Preschooler Get Ready to Read

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education
PBS Parents: Help Your Preschooler Get Ready to Read

Watching a child learn to read can feel miraculous. And for good reason: reading is an incredibly complex process that requires children to recognize shapes (letters), match these shapes with their corresponding sounds, combine these sounds into words, and then mentally...

PBS LearningMedia Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education

This week, PBS LearningMedia is celebrating Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code (12/7-13) by sharing resources about CS, coding and thought leadership in the tech space. Who Invented the First Real Computer? If you search for definitions of the word “computer”...

ETV Kids – Wild Kratts and Dinosaur Train Feature Holiday Specials!

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education

Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas It’s Christmas and the Wild Kratts are taking a break from creature adventuring to celebrate. But when they receive an alert that their favorite creatures are suddenly disappearing around the globe, their holiday party quickly turns into a...

3rd Annual Oratorical Contest for Midlands Middle School Students 2/27/16

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

We would like to provide our middle school students in Fairfield, Lexington I, II, & V, Newberry and Richland I & II, the opportunity to express themselves through the art of public speaking. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Richland County Alumnae Chapter,...

PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators and Innovative Thinking

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

The 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators application period opens on December 1! This week’s featured PBS LearningMedia resources help to increase awareness of the program and give educators the resources they need to drive innovative thinking in their classrooms...

10 Everyday Ways You Can Help Create Ready Learners Right Where You Are!

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

This week, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness unveiled the “Profile of the Ready Kindergartner” – the new description of school readiness for the State of South Carolina and the [ I CAN ] public awareness campaign to promote it statewide. We know what you might...

PBS is Once Again Looking for America’s Most Innovative Educators! Apply 12/1 -2/8/16

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

Are you using digital media and technology to lead innovation in your school? Then apply now through 2/8/16 to be a 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator! Whether you are flipping your classroom, integrating tablets and mobile devices, using game-based learning to engage...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, December 2015

December 11, 2015 - Posted in ETV
Sesame Street with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Our beloved state of South Carolina has been through some trying times this year, thrusting us in the national spotlight--from the massacre of nine church-goers in Charleston to the unprecedented flooding throughout the state. But in each of...

Explore the Visual & Performing Arts on Knowitall Media!

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

Next up on Knowitall Media is our celebration of the Visual & Performing Arts ! This Subject Area offers sections featuring the following art forms: Dance Drawing, Painting & Illustrating Media Arts Music Sculpture Theater In addition to the content found in the...

Students at W. J. Keenan High School are Building Skills with New Solar Panel System

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Carolina Money by Marina Ziehe
Students at W. J. Keenan High School are Building Skills with New Solar Panel System

11:30 am. Professor Kareem Beckett starts the class “Principles of Engineering” at W. J. Keenan High School talking about light, photons, particles, waves, and frequency. But this is just the beginning of what will culminate in the main subject of the day: solar energy...

Q&A | A Conversation with Todd Lewis about IT-oLogy's Initiative CoursePower

December 9, 2015 - Posted in Carolina Money by Marina Ziehe
 Todd Lewis about IT-oLogy's Initiative CoursePower

Research shows that South Carolina will experience a shortfall in tech talent in the next decade. This comes at a time when technology jobs are expected to grow significantly. According to CoursePower.org , the Midlands of South Carolina will need 3,000 IT professionals...

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