Bette Jamison

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
Martin Luther King leading protest

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,...

TransformSC’s Learning Institute: Project-Based Learning Jan. 24 - REGISTER NOW!

January 4, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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TransformSC's Learning Institutes are designed to connect TransformSC Schools and Districts with experts on transformative practices in the classroom. The events are offered free of charge to TransformSC Schools and Districts. Seats will be offered to the general public, as...

Statewide Student Competitions in STEM and The Arts! Submit Video Entries Soon

January 4, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of This Schools Got Talent 2017 website.

Calling all South Carolina public school students grades K-12 to participate in the SC Future Minds 2017 “This Schools Got STEAM” and “This School’s Got Talent” competitions! This School’s Got Talent Singers, bands and other performers – This School’s Got Talent is for YOU...

Robust, Free PD: Schedule ETV Training for Winter, Spring or Summer

January 2, 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!

Learn with ETV - ETV Recertification Courses Start in January

December 25, 2016 - 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,...

Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library - FREE Online

December 18, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The April 2016 broadcast was the final live program from Colonial Williamsburg’s series for schools – CWEFT and HERO Live ! However, since mid-August 2016, the library of past programming is available FREE in the new Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library. By...

Lesson Plans Available for PBS Series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

December 14, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Martin Luther King leading protest

ETV will re-broadcast this series on ETVHD on Jan. 15 at 4:00 p.m. and Jan. 22 at 4:00 p.m. (Parts 1 and 2) Explore educational materials from the series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Embark with professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a deeply personal journey...

ETV StreamlineSC Service Update

December 13, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Have Yourself a Merry Little Classroom! Holiday-Themed Resources from PBS LearningMedia

December 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Jack Frost nipping at your nose? Visit PBS LearningMedia to view all the content that connects the holidays to learning...view these resources by grade level below!! Learn about winter weather with Sid the Science Kid! Use these short videos to teach your students about...

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