Bette Jamison

Renewal Courses + Rudy’s Natural History – Teachers Register Now

September 17, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Rucy Mancke outdoors

ETV Teacher Recertification offers courses in ELA, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, bullying/cyber safety, and more to meet your renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit) and costs $75. Courses approved by SC Department of...

Arthur Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Episodes Oct. 10-14

September 17, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Celebrating its 20 th anniversary, Arthur begins a new season with four new episodes the week of October 10. TV’s longest-running animated children’s series has fueled imaginations and fostered a love of reading for a generation of kids and adults! Based on the best-selling...

Constitution Day James Otis Lecture: View Online!

September 15, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
ABOTA (Amrerican Board of Trial Advocates) James Otis logo

The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Eighth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day. The topic for the 2016 James Otis Lecture is the Constitutional Convention and the role South...

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...

PBS Launches TEACH BOLDLY

September 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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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
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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...

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...

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...

ETV Will Come to You! Free PD Workshops at Your School

August 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in technology class

ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are free for South Carolina public, charter, private, and home schools. We invite you to look at the current ETV PD Workshop offerings and contact ETV to set up a...

Colorful Array of Fall Courses from ETV Teacher Recertification

August 22, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Get set … check out courses now and then register! Registration starts September 1 for the FALL ETV Teacher Recertification session that runs September 26 through December 8. Language arts, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, Safe Schools/Bullying, and general...

Colonial Williamsburg Emmy-Winning Educational Productions, Course Content Available Free Online Beginning August 16

August 15, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library

For the first time beginning August 16, the Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library of Emmy award-winning educational productions and supporting course content will be made available free online for teachers, home educators, their students and lifelong learners...

Now Available on Knowitall.org - Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina

August 11, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Kathleen Parker and Jim Hoagland from Pulitzer Prize Winners in SC

From the Jazz to the Digital Age: Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina are three thirty-minute programs that feature Pulitzer Prize honorees from our state. Each program is supported by a Pulitzer Prize Board partnership with the Federation of State and Territorial...

ETV Kids: Ready Jet Go! Week of NEW Episodes August 15-19

August 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image from Ready Jet Go!

Blast off to adventure with a week of all-new episodes of Ready Jet Go!, exploring the many moons of the solar system. The week kicks off with Jet and the kids trying to recreate Celery and Jet’s first date on one of Bortron 7’s moons. Then our fearless adventurers explore...

ScienceSouth: NASA Saturday in the Pee Dee - August 27, 2016

August 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Boy wearing ScienceSouth t-shirt holding rocket

FREE WORKSHOP Date: August 27, 2016 Main Activity: Building rockets Location: ScienceSouth Pavilion Morning Session (9:00-11:00 am): K-4th Grade Come build and launch pop and water rockets! Afternoon Session (12:00-3:00 pm): 5th-10th Grade Put your thinking caps on as we...

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