Education

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
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...

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
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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...

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...

What is Human Trafficking? Understanding this Crime in South Carolina

August 25, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Park
blurred image of child behind a fence

“Human trafficking does present a threat in South Carolina,” says Marie Sazehn. Sazehn serves as an Assistant Attorney General who understands the crime and its implications. “A lot of times when people think of human trafficking, it is something they associate with big...

Behind the Scenes of a 'My Telehealth' Video Production

August 25, 2016 - Posted in Telehealth by Tabitha Safdi
Producers film story of patient in school

Something familiar catches my eye on the right side of the road. In these early morning travels through rural South Carolina, there's something exciting about seeing fields of hay, corn, and other green things unidentifiable through the car window. Almost two hours from...

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...

Welcome Back! ETV is YOUR Partner for Teaching and Learning

August 18, 2016 - Posted in Education by Dean Byrd
People on computers

ETV is proud to be your network. We love working in the unique communities of South Carolina we call home, from the farming crossroads to our urban communities. Communicating events and telling your success with blogs , newsletters , and feature programs . And we have good...

Q&A | Can I Actually Pay for College?

August 16, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
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It is back-to-school time across the country. Richland and Lexington counties are bustling with new energy as students of all ages emerge from the lethargy that comes with summertime in South Carolina. With the beginning of the fall semester come concerns about finances,...

Back to School with PBS TeacherLine

August 15, 2016 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Build Your Career with PBS TeacherLine

PBS TeacherLine is 'back to school' too, offering several facilitated courses to begin September 14, 2016. SC Renewal and graduate credits are available; you can even earn 3 graduate credits for as low as $585! Choose from 20+ courses , including: INST320 Connecting Family...

Student Mentor Urges Youth to 'Be All That They Can Be'

August 15, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by K. Young
Gordon sitting in front of a church window.

Robert Gordon understands the importance of having a solid support system while getting an education. While he was still a student himself, Gordon led his fellow North Middle/High School classmates to ensure they had just that. Since the eighth grade, Gordon acted as a...

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...

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