Education

Blended Learning: Making Your Classroom Interactive + Other ETV PD

May 21, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Classroom filled with teachers on computers

Blended Learning: Making Your Classroom Interactive is a week-long, hands-on, 60 renewal credit, Summer class offered by ETV. Educators will discover free webtools and apps to create an interactive unit of study for their specific subject and grade level, using the...

Fun-Filled First Weeks! | Endowment Intern Tara

May 19, 2017 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Tara Lenertz
Shot of SCETV control room

I have always had an enormous passion for public media, so the opportunity to participate in the ETV Endowment Internship Program this summer at SCETV in Columbia, S.C., feels like a dream come true! It’s hard to believe that I am already finishing my second week here...

2017 National Geographic Bee: SC Student Competes

May 18, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
National Geographic Bee logo

The National Geographic Bee is an annual competition organized by the National Geographic Society, designed to inspire and reward students' curiosity about the world. Students from 10,000 schools across the United States are competing in the 2017 National Geographic Bee for...

ALL Awards and Peggy Parish Prize Nominations - Deadline Extended to June 7

May 18, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
ALL Awards logo

The Annual Literacy Leaders (ALL) Awards Nominations Committee is seeking nominations for the 2017 awards program.

Getting Started | Endowment Intern Lauren

May 17, 2017 - Posted in SCETV Summer Interns by Lauren Lanier
Thames Farm in Chester County, SC

Written by: ETV Carolinas Endowment Intern Lauren Lanier I am currently in the second week of my ETV Endowment internship with SCETV and creating my first blog on my experience, so far, and what I have learned. I am so excited and grateful that I have this opportunity to...

May on Knowitall

May 16, 2017 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from content featured in late May 2017 on Knowitall

IMPORTANT AND TIMELY VIEWING FOR MAY – KEEP IT REAL – FOR TEENS 14 AND ABOVE As the spring semester comes to an end, our thoughts turn to proms, graduations and the start of summer vacations. Almost in an instant, this joyous, celebratory time of year can become a time of...

PBS NewsHour Selects Greenville Students as Reporting Labs Fellows

May 16, 2017 - Posted in SCETV by Glenn Rawls
Kimberly Castro-Rebolledo and Christian Peebles of Legacy Charter School

South Carolina ETV and the PBS NewsHour are extremely excited to announce that Greenville students Kimberly Castro-Rebolledo and Christian Peebles of Legacy Charter School have been selected as Student Reporting Labs Fellows and will attend NewsHour’s annual academy this...

Summer P.D. When You Want It

May 15, 2017 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
a teacher with young students outside

Teachers, this summer, in between travelling, swimming, reading, and resting (and resting some more!)... get some high-quality P.D. in with a course or two from PBS TeacherLine . Choose from free or low-cost ‘mini’ self-paced courses or renewal/graduate credit facilitated...

FREE Sesame Street Educator's Math Course - Make Believe with Math!

May 15, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Sesame Street - Make Believe with Math graphic

We invite you to join your friends at Sesame Street for a FREE online course for early childhood educators Make Believe with Math.

Carolina Classrooms - Preparing for the 2017 Solar Eclipse - View the Video!

May 15, 2017 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Tom Falvey talking about the 2017 total solar eclipse

Tom Falvey, Director of Education, and Jugnu Verma, Observatory Educator, from the South Carolina State Museum, provide useful information, such as, the best time to view and safely viewing, and interesting facts about the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse in South Carolina. Planned...

Three Schools Accepted to Innovation Network

May 12, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
TransformSC logo

TransformSC, an initiative of the South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, has accepted three schools to its statewide network of innovative schools: C.A. Johnson High School (Richland One), Sevier Middle School (Greenville), and Carolina Elementary School (Darlington). “...

StreamlineSC Service Update + NEW ETV Education Site

May 11, 2017 - Posted in Education by Dean Byrd
ETV Education logo

ETV has provided a wealth of free digital media content to SC schools through the StreamlineSC service for over a dozen years. StreamlineSC has gone through upgrades and changes along the way, but now the need is trending for one-to-one lessons.

PBS NewsHour selects 2017 Student Reporting Labs Fellows: Two SC Students Chosen!

May 11, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Students who will participate in PBS Newshour's Student Reporting Labs Academy 2017

Twenty talented youth storytellers from 13 states will convene in the nation’s capital this summer with the common objective to advance the future of journalism and public media. The middle and high school fellows are participants in the third annual Student Reporting Labs...

Teacher Appreciation Week: Students Give Thanks

May 9, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. producer and host of Finding your Roots

We want to thank you for teaching children to love learning, to reach for the stars, to inspire them to think outside of the box, to never stop growing, and to always keep a curious mind.

Teacher Appreciation Week – ETV Celebrates our SC Teachers!

May 8, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher seated working with students

From May 8-12, 2017, we celebrate and say “Thank You” to our SC teachers! Teachers change the lives of millions of children every day. Their dedicated work and impact extends far beyond the boundaries of the classroom.

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