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Say ‘Yes’ to Recess: Clemson Colleges Argue Benefit of Recess and Play

September 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Melanie Kieve
Yes to Recess - children playing at recess

Say ‘Yes’ to Recess: Clemson Colleges Argue Benefit of Recess and Play Recess. We all loved it. But did we know how much of a role it played in our overall education? An interdisciplinary team of educators from Clemson University are addressing that topic in “Say ‘Yes’ to...

ETV Now Offering Read to Succeed Course!

September 8, 2016 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Children sitting together reading

Through its partnership with PBS TeacherLine, ETV is now offering a Read to Succeed (R2S) Foundations in Reading course ! Approved by the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE), this course is one of four required to earn the R2S Literacy Teacher Endorsement which...

PBS Spotlight Education Sept. 12-17 Includes American Graduate Day

September 8, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Shaquille Oneal

As our students head back to school, special PBS programs take an in-depth look at the state of education cross the nation, the challenges facing today’s students and new models of learning. As part of the Spotlight Education line-up, locally-produced ETV American Graduate...

SC Campaigns Gear Up After Labor Day

September 8, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Aimee Crouch
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This week, the country celebrated Labor Day, which for many is the official end to summer, but it’s also when campaigns across the country kick into high gear. Candidates running for office have two months to sway voters to their side. While Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump...

The Yarn Bombing of Main Street, Columbia

September 7, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Yarn Bombing in Columbia

Columbia's Main Street recently recieved a colorful makeover, compliments of area partners and a few artists. These Yarn Bombers covered the 1500 block of Main Street (between Taylor and Hampton) with the colorful stitching. "We can all relate to yarn. I think it reminds us...

PBS Launches TEACH BOLDLY

September 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of PBS Teachers Lounge website

This fall, PBS Education welcomes the back-to-school season with the launch of TEACH BOLDLY , a year-long celebration to honor educators across the country. This multi-platform, teacher-centric campaign begins on September 12 with the start of Spotlight Education – a...

ETV Teacher Recertification: Registration EXTENDED through Oct. 10

September 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop

STILL time to register for ETV Teacher Recertification FALL session! Offered are SDE-approved, online and self-paced courses that earn 20 renewal credits each … NEW courses with Rudy Mancke and other popular courses, including Safe Schools (Bullying) , A Literary Tour of SC...

[PODCAST] Conversations About Brain Health

September 7, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by P.A. Bennett
Brain Scans

This is the first in a series of conversations with researchers and scientists discussing best practices for staving off dementia and Alzheimer’s. My goal is to leave you with practical, everyday things you can do to help keep your brain healthier longer. In the coming...

Carolina Money: It's A Wrap!

August 31, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
Chilling with Carolina Money

The story of Carolina Money has been one of seizing opportunities, much like the stories of the people it has covered. In the business and tech community, nothing would happen if the people within it did not move to action. And here at Carolina Money , we could not have...

VIDEO | Saying "I Do" to Business Opportunities

August 31, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
Wedding Bouquet

Sometimes life throws us curve balls, and we find ourselves working a job that we never expected. Caleb and Heather were both presented with problems that they felt needed to be solved. Instead of waiting for someone else to fix things, they decided to take care of it...

Applications for SC Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program

August 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Close-up of two little girls smiling

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) reports that for the third year the SC General Assembly has authorized and funded the SC Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program for Fiscal Year 2016-17. The purpose of the program is to improve children's readiness for...

Educators...Powerful, Engaging and Free PD at Your Location!

August 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers sitting together in library on laptop

Administrators and teachers … ETV will come to your school or district to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These powerful and engaging workshops are FREE for South Carolina public, charter, private, and home schools. We invite you to look at...

New on Knowitall for September!

August 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from Knowitall for September

Now that we’re beginning to settle in to the new school year, and we’re starting to see patterns emerge in how each day goes, and how your students react in class, we wanted to make sure that you know about content you may wish to explore with them on Knowitall ! Here’s a...

ETV Highlights for September 2016

August 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Students in a classroom

PBS Spotlight Education September 12-17 on ETV: POV: All The Difference Follow two African-American teens from Chicago on their journey to graduate from college. Airs: September 12 at 10:00 p.m. on ETV September 13 at 1:00 a.m. on ETVW September 14 at 4:00 a.m. on ETV...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, September 2016

August 29, 2016 - Posted in SCETV
Vivian Howard of A Chef's Life

September is simply bursting with exhilarating programming and initiatives. We’re excited to bring viewers another new season of our award-winning series, A Chef’s Life , as Chef Vivian Howard continues to put her unique spin on Southern favorites while writing a cookbook,...

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