Bette Jamison

ETV Education Services Survey is Complete and Results are in…ETV thanks our educators for taking time to give us feedback!

February 7, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Over 850 South Carolina educators participated in the ETV Education Services Survey for 2016-17. Over 96% of the participants said the ETV Services they used helped to better facilitate learning … SEE results and comments here . The survey results are very important in...

Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable - Available Online!

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, which originally aired live on January 25 on ETV, is now available online!. This special edition of ETV’s education series Carolina Classrooms will provide information that is timely for students seeking financial assistance...

Summer 2017 PD Opportunities from ETV

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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This summer why not have ETV provide engaging Professional Development for your teachers? Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist at no cost to your school or district!

EOC Adopts Recommendations to Merge Accountability Systems

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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On January 17, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) adopted recommendations for a single accountability system that meet both federal and state requirements for school accountability. The recommendations were required as part of Act 200 of 2014, enacted by the SC General...

ETV Highlights for February 2017

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Painting from Liberty -Slavery: The Paradox of Americas Founding Fathers

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In February, you’ll find a variety of interesting documentaries from Liberty & Slavery: The Paradox of America’s Founding Fathers to Black Ballerina, special Sesame Street and Peg + Cat episodes for Valentine’s...

State Library Arbuthnot Lecture: Award-winning Author Jacqueline Woodson April 1

January 29, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The South Carolina State Library will host the annual 2017 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture featuring award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson on April 1, 2017 at the University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business. The event is free, but ticket is required for access.

Educators - Engaging, Creative and Free PD Provided by ETV

January 26, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide quality professional development workshops on diverse topics: mobile devices, 1 to many or 1 to 1, Webtools, online resources, and more … all to meet your needs! Schedule your training NOW for Winter, Spring or...

Learn with ETV - Teacher Recertification Courses Start Soon

January 24, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification courses are approved by SDE Office of Educator Services for SC educators. Over 50 courses offered for 20 renewal credits each, facilitated online/self-paced. Cost: $75 each. Plus, Natural History with Rudy Mancke for 60 renewal credits offered,...

Will Your Science Students Be Among the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers?

January 23, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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PBS LearningMedia and Stand Up To Cancer are proud to announce the Emperor Science Award program - a unique virtual mentoring program that pairs university-level research scientists with high school students, presenting an exciting opportunity for them to explore the world...

Final Countdown: PBS Digital Innovators 2017 Applications Due 2/13

January 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Apply today for the 2017 PBS Digital Innovator Program! Applications are accepted now through February 12, 2017.

Summer 2017 PD Opportunities from ETV

January 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers on laptops and tablets

This summer why not have ETV provide engaging Professional Development for your teachers? Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist at no cost to your school or district!

Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library: Learn More About the Office of the President

January 17, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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From Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Gazette: Today, Donald J. Trump becomes the nation's 45th president. But did you know presidents weren't always inaugurated in January? January 20 was designated as inauguration day by the 20th amendment in 1933 (although the date moves...

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise – Programs Repeat, Educational Lessons Available!

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The four-hour PBS series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise with Henry Louis Gates Jr. repeats in January. In this series, Gates embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history.

Education Oversight Committee Budget Recommendations

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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On December 12, 2016, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) adopted budget recommendations for the 2017-18 fiscal year. The programmatic and funding recommendations made are designed to continue last year’s support of educators and students while accelerating innovation...

ETV Highlights for January 2017

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In January, ETV coverage of the SC Legislative season begins again, ETV’s new public affairs program This Week in South Carolina starts, new and exciting PBS series premiere, and new episodes in ETV Kids programs,...

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