Sesame Street: Here for Each Other: Parent / Caregiver Tips

November 19, 2015 - Posted in Education
Sesame Street: Here for Each Other: Parent / Caregiver Tips

Disasters and other stressful events can be particularly difficult for young children who may not fully understand what’s going on around them. To help your child feel safe, cope with the situation, and be hopeful about the future, try these Safe & Sound: Parent...

Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children

November 19, 2015 - Posted in Education
Sesame Street and Autism

After 3 years of consultation with 14 partner organizations, we are thrilled to announce that Sesame Workshop is launching our newest domestic social impact initiative, Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children . This initiative will help increase understanding...

PPS LearningMedia Spotlights PD Resources for American Education Week

November 18, 2015 - Posted in Education

To mark American Education Week (11/16-20), PBS LearningMedia is spotlighting a range of professional development resources that provide insight, inspiration and practical strategies for engaging students. TED Talk Education: Personal Grit as Key to Success What’s the best...

HERO Live! Nov. 19 and Dec. 17 at 1:00 p.m. on SC Channel

November 18, 2015 - Posted in Education

HERO Live! from Colonial Williamsburg supports American history education for students in grades 4-8. Using 21 st century technology and dramatizations with re-enactors to play the roles of historical figures, the HERO Live! programs are correlated to standards, providing a...

Schedule Free ETV Technology Training at Your School or at ETV!

November 18, 2015 - Posted in Education

ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide free training. Our ETV professionals can provide training on using mobile devices and webtools, plus assist your teachers with learning about StreamlineSC provider Learn360. Your teachers can find out how to...

Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement – Episode Six

November 17, 2015 - Posted in Education

Alabama Public TV’s electronic field trip interactive webcasts that brought pivotal moments in Civil Rights history to life for thousands of students worldwide are now available online! Episodes 1-5 can be viewed anytime at . Also, these five episodes are...

PBS Announces January & February Facilitated Courses

November 13, 2015 - Posted in Education

PBS TeacherLine has scheduled 30 renewal and graduate credit courses to begin January 13 and February 17 , 2016. Courses offered include teacher favorites such as “Enabling Students with Special Needs to Succeed in Math Class“, “Children's Authors on the Web: Online Sites...

Teachers: $1000 Scholarships for Amazon Rainforest PD Workshops

November 12, 2015 - Posted in Education

Get your explorer on and apply for a scholarship to explore the Amazon rainforest next summer! Educator Academy in the Amazon Rainforest + Machu Picchu The July 1-11, 2016 Educator Academy in the Amazon Rainforest of Peru is a cross-curricular professional development...

Knowitall Media: Native American Heritage & Career Exploration / Job Shadowing Videos

November 12, 2015 - Posted in Education

In November, Knowitall Media makes it easy for students to explore potential careers , learn about our Native American Heritage , and honor our veterans of World War II, the Korean War, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. And they’re all just a click away! Videos play on your...

Understanding the Financial Aid Process

November 11, 2015 - Posted in Carolina Money by Krishna Thakker
Financial Aid Class

COLUMBIA, S.C. – George Scott, president of Seeds of Wealth Financial Group , spoke to an audience of students and their parents, at Ridge View High School about paying for college. His number one advice was for parents to submit a FAFSA (Free Application For Federal...

PBS LearningMedia Feature Veterans Stories Across the Ages

November 10, 2015 - Posted in Education

In honor of Veterans Day, PSB LearningMedia will spotlight stories about veterans from around the country – and across the ages. WWII – New Roles for Women and African Americans On September 1, 1939, World War II was declared in Europe when Germany invaded Poland. The...

PBS LearningMedia Illuminates Native American History and Culture

November 4, 2015 - Posted in Education

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, PBS LearningMedia spotlights resources that illuminate various aspects of Native American history and culture. First People – The Native Americans The story of America doesn’t start when the English colonized the country in...

Carolina Classrooms Equity in Education Now Online, Adult Education Repeats Nov. 25

November 4, 2015 - Posted in Education

Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Each program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state. From addressing ways to make higher education more...

EOC Publishes Evaluation of Summer Reading Camp Partnerships

October 30, 2015 - Posted in Education

Pursuant to Proviso 1.79 of the 2014-15 General Appropriations Act, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is responsible for evaluating the impact of community partnerships on student academic success. The EOC released a report on October 12 that provides findings and...

SCETV's Dean Byrd Wins Education Award

October 30, 2015 - Posted in SCETV
Dean Byrd

Dean Byrd, Director of Education at SCETV, has been awarded the SC Association for Educational Technology’s “Making It Happen” award for his outstanding contribution to educational technology in South Carolina. Byrd’s work at ETV brings educational content-on-demand to...