Try Out Our Interactives on Knowitall Media!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from Interactives on Knowitall Media

Yes, we now have Interactives on Knowitall Media! Much of the content that was previously available on the original has been updated and is now available on Knowitall Media ! There is also some very exciting NEW content to explore! Take just a few minutes now...

July 14: Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education
Kids State Dinner photo

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner " streams live from the White House Thursday! THIS THURSDAY, the 56 winners of the 2016 Healthy Lunchtime Challenge will attend the Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House. The event will be live-streamed, beginning at...

Make Summer Reading a Breeze with PBS LearningMedia!

June 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Between the Lions graphic

Inspire Students to "Get Wild about Reading!" Help your students develop a voracious appetite for reading while building core literacy skills. This collection covers early reading and language arts topics including fluency, phonemic awareness, text comprehension, and...

B-roll and Interviews | Endowment Intern Sydney

June 28, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sydney Hankinson
Getting B-roll for a Video

I just finished week six of my internship at ETV. I can’t believe I only have four weeks left! The time seems to have zipped by fairly quickly. At the beginning of the week, Mr. Dave Adams invited me to sit in on another live shot, this time with Fox News. The guest was...

VIDEO | The SAVVY Musician in Action Teaches Business to Artists

June 23, 2016 - Posted in Carolina Money by Andrea Esselman
Musicians singing at SAVVY

The arts and business tend to not intersect, especially in education. However, USC professor Dr. David Cutler is working hard to change that. For the past few years Cutler has directed a six-day workshop called The SAVVY Musician in Action, which helps artists from across...

SC Improves in Children’s Health, Worsens in Other Areas

June 22, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kristina Rackley
Kids with teacher

South Carolina has usually placed poorly in regard to children’s quality of life, often being counted among the ten lowest-ranked states for kids in the nation. While the state continues to be ranked low, a recent study, now published, shows that South Carolina is improving...

Early Education Programs Offer Head Start for Youngest SC Students

June 21, 2016 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaisha Young
Youngest Student

Research shows that children greatly benefit from receiving education before kindergarten. During early childhood, the human brain develops the majority of its neurons and is most receptive to learning. For example, children often have an easier time picking up a second...

Settling In | Endowment Intern Kaisha

June 20, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Kaisha Young
Keisha with other interns

This is the start of my third week at ETV, which is so hard to believe. It feels like I just got here! I’ve finally gotten into my groove, so my days run a lot smoother now. Last week, I went on a shoot that I organized and planned at the South Carolina State Museum. The...

Telehealth, Al Sharpton, and the Museum, Oh My! - Endowment Intern Sydney

June 20, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sydney Hankinson
Sydney and Al Sharpton

Well, I’m officially halfway through my internship! I tried to do a blog post last week, but things got a bit busy. Instead, I’ll just cover weeks four and five in this post. Last week was quite productive. I continued to work on making our Pinterest boards look nicer, but...

Balancing Patience and Determination in Media | Endowment Intern Sarah

June 20, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sarah Stone
Sarah with other interns

Over the past few weeks, I have been writing a great deal. Between blog posts for ETV’s website and county summaries for Knowitall Media , I have been writing more in a day as an intern than I do in a week as a student. As a result, I have come to further enjoy the research...

Remembering Charleston – Special Palmetto Scene Tonight 8 p.m. on ETV

June 16, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo ofPastor Betty Clark of Mother Emanuel, Rev. Joe Darby, Bakari Sellers, and Malcolm Graham, brother of victim Cynthis Hurd

Taped in the sanctuary of the historic Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church, almost one year after our state and country were shocked by the nine tragic murders, Palmetto Scene talks with members of the church and community about healing and forgiveness one year later. In this one-...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Odd Squad: Agents of Change

June 15, 2016 - Posted in Education
Odd Squad team members

Odd Squad: Agents of Change Agents Olive and Otto investigate an unusual occurrence in their town. This new one-hour special, which premieres June 20, concludes Season 1 and begins Season 2 by introducing new agents! Air Dates/Times: June 20, 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on ETV...

A New Season of Expeditions with Patrick McMillan!

June 14, 2016 - Posted in SCETV by Amy Shumaker
Pika animal surveying its territory from a rock

Naturalist, biologist and educator Dr. Patrick McMillan embarks on exotic and fascinating adventures throughout North and South America in Expeditions With Patrick McMillan . The television host and series co-creator travels from coast-to-coast exploring the diversity of...

Learning the Creative Process | Kaisha Young

June 10, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Kaisha Young
Young Internship

I’ve only been at ETV for a week and I can already tell I’m going to love it here! My experience is going to be a little different from the other interns’ and that’s because I’ll actually be splitting my time between the Columbia station and the Rock Hill station. The...

Learning Social Strategies | Endowment Intern Sydney

June 3, 2016 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Sydney Hankinson
ETV Presentation

It’s the end of my third week at SCETV! On Tuesday, I gave a presentation to several of my coworkers. The presentation was about what we could do to improve our social media accounts. Everyone seemed to enjoy it, and I learned a lot through my research. I talked a bit about...