Education

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

January 2, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in computer class

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
Teacher on laptop

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
Screen shot of Colonial Williamsburg Education resource Library website

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...

Featured on Knowitall in December: A New SC Hall of Fame, Explore South Carolina, Visual & Performing Arts, and Detective Bonz!

December 17, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from content featured in December on Knowitall

Please take a look at our featured content for December! There's something for everyone! Joseph P. Riley | S.C. Hall of Fame Joseph P. Riley, Jr. was born in 1943 in Charleston, South Carolina. He attended The Citadel and the University of South Carolina School of Law.Riley...

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
ETVStreamlineSC

Service Update

Have Yourself a Merry Little Classroom! Holiday-Themed Resources from PBS LearningMedia

December 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Graphicrepresenting holiday programs on PBS LearningMedia

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...

Resources to Support Hour of Code Are Available Here!

December 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Graphic of girl on computer from Hour of Code website

The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One-hour tutorials are available in over 45 languages. No experience needed. Ages 4 to 104. Learn more about events going on...

75 Years Later, Rock Hill Resident Reveals a Truth About Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Cannon
Manning Kimmel, grandson of Admiral Husband Kimmel.

This December marks the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, a “date that will live in infamy,” according to former president Franklin Roosevelt. His speech continues as he explains that December 7, 1941 is the day when “the United States of America was suddenly and...

Spanish Teacher Vanessa Torres of Columbia Clinches Milken Educator Award and $25,000

December 6, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Supt. of Education Molly Spearman and Vanessa Torres

Walk through the halls of Nursery Road Elementary School in Columbia, South Carolina, and they may be abuzz with students conversing in Spanish. That’s a credit to the work of K-5 Spanish teacher Vanessa Torres, whose students’ buzzing voices turned into loud cheers when...

PBS TeacherLine Offers Accomplished Science Teaching Series

December 2, 2016 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Science students in chemistry lab

Drawing upon data from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’ performance assessment of science teachers, PBS TeacherLine recently created three new Accomplished Science Teaching Series courses for K-12 educators.

PBS LearningMedia: Virtual Field Trip Commemorating Pearl Harbor - December 7

December 2, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
WYES Electronic Field Trip graphic

Streaming LIVE December 7, 2016 - 10:00AM and 2:00PM EST Remember Pearl Harbor: How Students Like You Experienced the Day of Infamy

Student Reporting Labs: A Trip to Charlotte, NC

November 28, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Photo of Forestview High School Student Reporting Lab in Charlotte, NC.

America is “the land of the free.” But, what does “free” actually mean? For people who have only lived in America, it may be hard to grasp what freedom is because they have never experienced the alternative. To truly understand ‘freedom’, perspective needs to come from...

Carolina Classrooms: Technology in SC Schools - View Online!

November 18, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Young students using tables in school

Mark your calendar to tune in November 23 at 7:00 p.m. on ETV when the topic on Carolina Classrooms will be technology in our schools. Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children.

Student Reporting Labs: A Trip to Congaree National Park

November 15, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Kaitlyn Cannon
Photo taken on November 1st at Congaree National Park.

On the first day of November in Hopkins, South Carolina, eleven students walked the trails of Congaree National Park . Mosquitos crawled all over their hair and bodies; they swatted at them with every step they took. Despite these conditions, and the daunting certainty that...

Pages