Education

LOVE the Learning with ETV Teacher Recertification … Registration Still Open

January 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on sofa with pillows and a laptop holding coffee mug

Love the learning! Snuggle up with an ETV Teacher Recertification online course. SC teachers can earn credit from home, working on courses anytime 24/7 that fits your busy schedule!

ATTENTION SC Educators: ETV Education Seeks Your Input by January 17

January 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Each year ETV Education surveys SC teachers, staff and administrators to learn best how to serve you. Based on educator input, ETV has created LearningWhy with complete lesson plans for classes using one-to-one, new online recertification courses , tailored hands-on...

ETV Program Highlights for January 2018

December 30, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from In Defense of Food

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In January, SCETV features both the State of the State and the State of the Union programs along with a variety of educational programs, including NEW American Experience and Masterpiece outstanding presentations!

Coyote Photo Op

December 22, 2017 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
A coyote

Coyote populations are growing in South Carolina.

Happy Holidays & Happy New Year from Carolina Classrooms! What Were Your Favorite Stories?

December 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by K. Hermann
Students in classroom

Happy holidays and Happy New Year from Carolina Classrooms! We'd like to send a big thank you out to all who were a part of our 2017 shows! What were your favorite education stories of the year? Here's a clip from one of our favorites, the total solar eclipse that happened...

Midlands Non-profit Sowing Seeds for the Future

December 15, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Sowing Seeds Into the Midlands

After years of working as a juvenile probation officer in South Carolina, Zakiya Esper became increasingly alarmed by the gap in support services for the teens she served. The vision for Sowing Seeds into the Midlands was birthed from Zakiya's belief in redemption for youth...

Snook

December 12, 2017 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
Snook

Caught by a listener off of Edisto Beach, a type of fish he'd never seen before...

Plan Your FREE ETV PD on Content and Tools Today!

December 11, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers on laptops around table

ETV trainers will come to your school to provide quality professional development workshops to meet your needs. We offer a variety of workshops for Pre-K to 12 educators and for Pre-Service teachers at Colleges and Universities.

From Coach to Teacher: 2018 National Principal of the Year Talks Career Path

December 11, 2017 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Dr. Akil Ross at Chapin High School

Chapin High School Principal Dr. Akil Ross was recently named the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) 2018 National Principal of the Year. In this clip, Dr. Ross talks about growing up in Washington D.C., his love for football, and how the sport...

The Jamestown Foundation

December 10, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Jamestown Foundation

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow Amanda McNulty travels to Jamestown in the Mars Bluff Community of Florence, SC and talks with Terry James about The Jamestown Foundation. The Jamestown settlement was founded in 1870 by Ervin James a former slave. Ervin...

A Pleistociene Era Sloth in South Carolina

December 8, 2017 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
Giant ground sloths, relatives of the living South American tree sloths, lived across much of North America.

A listener finds the fossilized bones of a giant ground sloth.

Helping High School Students Succeed in the Real World

December 6, 2017 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Despite the best efforts of parents and teachers, sometimes high school students need a little extra help to be best prepared to succeed in college and/or the workplace. Oftentimes, outside organizations can provide that guidance and assistance. Our next guest runs one of...

5th Annual Oratorical Contest for Midlands Middle School Students, February 24, 2018

December 5, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. poster

Attention Midlands Teachers: Give middle school students in Fairfield, Lexington I, II, & V, Newberry and Richland I & II, the opportunity to express themselves through the art of public speaking!

Five South Carolina Schools Advance in Samsung’s $2 Million* National STEAM Contest

December 4, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Samsung Solve for Tomorrow logo

Five South Carolina schools are among the nation’s 255 state finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest , a program that encourages students to solve real-world issues in their community using classroom skills in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (...

Ernest Finney (1931-2017)

December 4, 2017 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame by Betsy Newman
Ernest Finney Photograph

Ernest A. Finney, Jr. was South Carolina’s first appointed African-American Supreme Court Justice, since Reconstruction. Born 1931 in Smithfield, Virginia, his mother died when he was an infant. He was reared by his father, Dr. Ernest Finney, Sr., an educator who eventually...

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