Education

SCETV's Tell Them We Are Rising Screenings

January 25, 2018 - Posted in HBCU Rising by Amy Shumaker
African American middle class family from 1950s.

Through a collaboration between public media stations and historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Firelight Films and South Carolina ETV will present several screenings of the latest film from Emmy and Peabody Award-winning director, Stanley Nelson, Tell Them...

Technology at Allen University

January 19, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Jackie Johnson
computer

Palmetto Scene visits Allen University, a historic black university in Columbia, where students are excited about using their knowledge to secure high- paying, interesting jobs in the 21st-century workplace. This story is part of the Tell Them We Are Rising #HBCURising...

PD to Warm Your Mind … ETV Teacher Recertification Courses “Fire-up” Soon!

January 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop in front of fireplace

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 and self-paced. Cost: $75 each. Plus, Natural History In and Out of the Classroom with Rudy Mancke...

Grow Your Career This Year with PBS TeacherLine

January 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Teacher working with students on laptop

Resolved to grow your career this year? Enroll now for a PBS TeacherLine facilitated course! TeacherLine’s high-quality, online courses offer the rigor you need to make a difference plus the peer- and facilitator- support you want. Spring courses begin March 14, 2018. Earn...

Thomas Pinckney

January 18, 2018 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame
Thomas Pinckney. Illustrated by James. H. Palmer, Jr

5-minute biography of statesman Thomas Pinckney. Through the use of interviews and historical illustrations, the documentary tells the story of this signer of the United States Constitution, military leader and political figure, and his contributions to South Carolina and...

SC Students Can Win Prizes Through the 2018 Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest

January 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of Kwame Alexander, Young Minds Dreaming at SC State Library

Tell us how by participating in this year's Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest! The Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest encourages young writers to capture the power of their words and experience the freedom of original literary expressions.

ATTENTION: SC High School Media Specialists and Videography Instructors

January 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
High school students working on laptops and tablets at a table with teacher

The South Carolina Film Commission and Trident Technical College would like to extend a personal invitation to you to sign up to attend this FREE training: MEDIA ARTS EDUCATION TRAINING OPPORTUNITY March 23, 2018 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. South Carolina ETV Idea Lab 1041 George...

Former Astronaut and Head of NASA Makes Compelling Speech for Bi-Partisanship Governing

January 10, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Maj. Gen. Charles Bolden at NASA

Maj. Gen. Charles F. Bolden, Jr. was recently honored with the David H. Wilkins Award for Excellence in Civic Leadership presented by the Riley Institute at Furman University. Bolden served as the 12th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA...

Teacher Recruitment and Retention

January 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by Brandie Perron
Teacher with students looking at computers

Teacher shortages are a nationwide concern. On October 24, education leaders met at USC College of Education's Center for Innovation in Higher Education for a discussion titled "Addressing Talent Management in our Education System: A Case for Teacher Recruitment and...

Earn Certificate Renewal Credit! FREE Public School Choice Conference!

January 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Transforming Public School Choice Conference graphic

Start the new year with an exciting professional development opportunity. The Transforming Public School Choice Conference will be held, January 25, 2018 , at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation in Columbia, South Carolina.

January 2018 on Knowitall

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Knowitall for January 2018

This month, Knowitall features resources for Martin Luther King Day and African American History Month . Our Holocaust Remembrance Collection provides resources for International Holocaust Remembrance Day . Throughout January, please be sure to visit What’s New on Knowitall...

K-8 Teachers & Your Students Can Attend a USC Men’s Basketball Game by Doing Math!

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is pleased to announce Season 2 of "Martin's Math Club," a partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department.

Access SCETV’s Education Blog and Sign-Up for Online ed-news bulletin!

January 4, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Education Blog screen shot

SCETV’s Education Blog is for South Carolina educators! Updated almost daily, the blog features topics of interest to SC teachers and administrators, including information about ETV’s new, free LearningWhy.org unique educational content and complete lesson service, free...

Need Renewal Credit by June 30? Learn with ETV Teacher Recertification

January 4, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop smiling

SC educators can earn renewal credit by the June 30, 2018, renewal cycle deadline through participation in the ETV Teacher Recertification upcoming sessions. We offer 52 courses approved by the South Carolina Department of Education for 20 renewal credits each, available in...

PBS TeacherLine Announces Winter Courses and 2 New Courses!

January 2, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
"Are You Ready" to grow your career?

PBS TeacherLine is now enrolling for their winter renewal and graduate credit courses to begin January 17, 2018. PBS is also launching two new science courses for K-2 teachers: SCIE611: Teaching Animal Adaptations in the Inquiry-Based Classroom SCIE621: Teaching Energy and...

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