SC Town Highlights Inclusion through Theatre

March 21, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Greenwood Community Theatre's Penguin Project

Greenwood Community Theatre took on an important project last fall. It’s a theatre project called the Penguin Project. Plays performed by the Penguin Project provide young artists that are differently abled (including Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism, intellectual...

Aiken Young Farmers Agribusiness Association

March 19, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Amanda and Gloria Wade in a Greenhouse

"Making It Grow" visited Aiken High School in Aiken, SC and the Aiken young Farmers Agribusiness Association. Every school with an agriculture class must have an adult component. To learn more, Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Master Gardener and retired...

Women’s History & National Nutrition Month + SC Day Resources on Knowitall

March 19, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall in march 2018 Womens History, National Nutrition Month and South Carolina Day

Knowitall brings you an abundance of content for Women’s History and National Nutrition Month —and it’s all so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! We also have numerous resources for South Carolina Day . See below for details! We hope you’ll enjoy exploring—and please...

March into Spring with ETV Teacher Recertification … NEW Courses Added!

March 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Two women power walking and smiling

ETV provides quality professional development for South Carolina educators, continuing its strong commitment to education. Over 50 courses, including TWO NEW courses, for 20 renewal credits each are provided by ETV Teacher Recertification. ALL courses approved by the SC...

Cheryl Robinette Honored as SCASL Library Paraprofessional of the Year

March 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Cheryl Robinette pictured with award, along with Donna Thompson and Debbie Jarrett of South Carolina ETV

ETV Education's Debbie Jarrett and Donna Thompson were in attendance at the South Carolina Association of School Librarians (SCASL) Conference March 15 when Cheryl Robinette from Spartanburg School District 7 was honored as the 2018-19 Library Paraprofessional of the Year!...

A Journey From Farm to Table

March 12, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
Chefs at Watson Farms

The phrase "farm to table" has become ubiquitous when discussing modern cuisine, but many diners may not understand the collaboration that is necessary between farmers and restaurants for a product to appear on a plate, and how a farmer's process can influence flavors...

Innovative LearningWhy Provides 1-to-1, PBL + Traditional Lessons

March 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of LearningWhy website

SCETV’s innovative LearningWhy offers complete Pre-K-12 project-based, one-to-one and traditional classroom lessons, all vetted and editable. Designed to promote student achievement and meet the needs of our SC educators, this new, free service is available to ALL South...

PBS TeacherLine Offers Spring Courses on a New Platform and for 20% Off!

March 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
PBS Teacherline graphic offering 20 percent off TeacherLine courses in March and April

PBS TeacherLine is offering its spring professional development courses on a new platform, Canvas, AND with a 20% discount offer to boot! With the change to Canvas, learners will see improved course navigation and easier access to videos embedded in the course. The new...

Student Voice - Rush Johnston

March 6, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Empty desks in an empty classroom

Students across the country are taking a more active role in education policy. Rush Johnston, a senior at the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts & Humanities, is a member of a group called Student Voice. In August 2017, she and other students met with...

Student Voice - Surya Korrapati

March 6, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Teacher working with students

Students across the country are taking a more active role in education policy. Surya Korrapati, a senior at River Bluff High School, is a member of a group called Student Voice. He talked with us about how teacher shortages affect students around the state and how Student...

SCETV Partners with the SC Afterschool Alliance for “The Mini STEM Summit"

March 6, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Afterschool Aliance logo

South Carolina ETV’s Wi-Fi initiative and the SC Afterschool Alliance are pleased to announce “The Mini STEM Summit”. This partnership with the Afterschool Alliance is a component of the statewide initiative to provide professional development workshops that incorporate ETV...

Take a Piece Out of These Pi Resources: South Carolina PBS LearningMedia

March 6, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of Pi equation on a blackboard

A math resource that is more than what meets the pi! Pi is a very special ratio which calls for a very special holiday! Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference (distance around the circle) to its diameter (distance across the circle). Watch a video that introduces your...

Try Out These Resources from Knowitall for Music In Our Schools Month!

March 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Gullah Music and Artopia - music resources on

Did you know? Knowitall has great music resources! Here are several ways to find Knowitall’s Music content!

Work and Economy in South Carolina During World War I

March 5, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
Spinners and doffers in Lancaster Cotton Mills. Lancaster, S.C., circa 1912.

South Carolina in 1918 was still struggling with the changes to its economic and social systems brought about by the Civil War and Reconstruction. The United States’ entry into World War I affected the daily work life of South Carolinians and the state’s economy in a way...

Summer Tech Training at No Cost to District or School – Schedule NOW!

March 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in computer class

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