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Take a Virtual Tour with Knowitall Media!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
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Knowitall Media features content from many locations, inside our state and beyond! They’re just a click or two away, so feel free to begin your explorations any time you’re ready, day or night, no matter the weather! Here are some of the series and specials you can find in...

ETV Teacher Recertification - Summer Registration Extended!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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SUMMER session that ENDS August 22 is underway, but there’s still time to register! Register by July 18 for ETV Teacher Recertification 20 renewal credit courses. Cost: $75 each . Pay (by credit card online or send check). Course descriptions/register/pay : http://www.scetv...

SC Voter ID Laws: What You Need to Know for the Upcoming Primaries

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kristina Rackley
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The implementation of voter ID laws, which typically require voters to provide some form of photo ID to be able to vote in primaries and presidential elections, has been an issue fraught with controversy in several states. Voter ID laws are meant to prevent fraud from...

Education Section on SCETV APP Added!

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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SCETV programs can travel with you! Our APP for TV and Radio is available for mobile devices and the upgrade of the APP now includes some education features ! You may have to restart the APP to see the changes. If you haven’t yet accessed the SCETV APP, please visit iTunes...

From NPR Ed: One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Anya Kamenetz of NPR
Robert Gordon standing in hallway of North Middle/High School

Just across the train tracks from U.S. Route 321, in the town of North, S.C., nestled among mobile homes covered with red roses, sits the one-story brick campus of North Middle/High School. Robert Gordon strides forward in the school's entryway to shake my hand. He's slim,...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

May 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Curious George Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle While taking part in a space mission, Curious George crash lands in Africa. Join his adventure as he makes new animal friends while looking for his way out. VIEW: June 27 at 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on ETV Curious George is a two-time...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, June 2016

May 30, 2016 - Posted in SCETV
Expeditions

Dear Viewers and Listeners: Expeditions with Patrick McMillan begins a new national season this month. Presented in partnership with Clemson University, this series travels the globe, as biologist and educator Patrick McMillan, PhD, introduces viewers to the wide variety of...

The Wall That Heals: Remembering Those Who Gave All for Our Freedom

May 30, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Sydney Hankinson
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Many folks here in South Carolina will have Memorial Day off from work. That means time to sleep in, relax and maybe even host a barbecue. However, it is important to take some time to remember those who will not get to spend Memorial Day with their families, but were...

Writing for Web | Endowment Intern Sydney

May 27, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sydney Hankinson
Endowment Intern Sydney

Two weeks down, eight more to go! This week, I wrote two articles. Both of them took quite a bit of time and revision, but it was great to see my name on the finished products when they were posted on the website! I learned how to insert a hyperlink in my articles. It’s not...

Feeling Professional | Endowment Intern Sarah

May 27, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sarah Stone
Intern Sarah

Well that was fast. I can’t believe my first week as an intern has already come and gone. I’m sad that this much time has already passed. On the other hand, my parents have told me that the first week at a new job is often the most difficult. The transition here has been...

Registration for EdTech 2016 Is Open

May 27, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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TIPS and MIH Awards Applications Now Being Accepted! Would you like the opportunity to win $1,000s in valuable prizes for your school or district?!? Then you need to submit an application to the 2016 TIPs awards. “Making IT Happen” is an award of recognition that...

ETV’s Technology Training: Week-Long, Summer Classes for ALL Teachers

May 26, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV is offering hands-on, technology training this summer in school districts and at ETV in Columbia. The week-long classes are designed for teachers to earn 60 renewal credits. SC teachers can attend training in their district, join in a near-by district’s training or even...

Africanized Bees Found in SC for First Time in 15 Years

May 26, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Sydney Hankinson
Africanized Bee

A hive of Africanized honey bees, also called “killer bees,” was recently discovered in Charleston County. It is the first time since 2001 that Africanized bees have been found in South Carolina. In 2001, a colony of Africanized honey bees was found on the wing of an...

Columbia Pays Homage to Growing Diverse Culture Through Festival

May 26, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Sydney Hankinson
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According to the 2010 United States Census , those from Latin America and the Caribbean make up between 50 and 64.9 percent of South Carolina’s foreign-born population. With this in mind, area thought leaders are kicking off the third annual Carolina Caribbean Festival in...

Sen. Pinckney's Portrait Unveiled at the State House

May 25, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
Senator Clementa Pinckney

On Thursday, the late Senator Clementa Pinckney's portrait was unveiled in the State Senate. SCETV streamed the ceremony live. Stay tuned to SCETV and Palmetto Scene for more coverage, as we approach the one-year anniversary of the tragedy in Charleston.

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