Education

Conversations with Candidates – ETV’s Palmetto Scene Oct. 20 and 27

October 13, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV’s weekly magazine-style series airs each Thursday at 7:30 p.m . and focuses on SC arts and culture, business and economy, education, health, politics, and technology. With two Palmetto Scene specials each Thursday night - October 20 and 27 – ETV will feature...

ETV’s Web of Water Resources: Documentary, Webisodes and More on Knowitall.org

October 11, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Map of SC Lakes and Rivers

Throughout history, civilizations have been drawn to water—for its life-sustaining properties; for its benefit to agriculture, trade, and transportation; for purposes of relaxation and recreation; and as a source of energy. During the floods of last October, through its...

Media Literacy: How to Watch Presidential Debates

October 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of MiddleWeb website

The 2016 campaign has already provided a wealth of dramatic moments, thwarted expectations and unusual exchanges between candidates and other public figures. The nature of the two major party candidates has led to eager anticipation of their face-to-face meetings. The...

Bullying and Suicide Prevention - View Online!

September 28, 2016 - Posted in Education by Ken DeBerry
Students working to stop bullying

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. Watch Full Episodes Bullying and Suicide Prevention This...

Carolina Classrooms: Education Options for SC Students Oct. 26 at 7 p.m.

September 26, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher heping students working on tablet

Education options for our South Carolina students are varied and rich! Join ETV on October 26 at 7:00 p.m. as we talk with K-12 leaders and look at how and where our students are learning. From virtual schools to magnet schools to home schools, our students have options to...

Raging Water – New ETV Documentary on 2015 Flood

September 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV’s new documentary entitled Raging Water explores the effects of the historic “1,000-year flood” that devastated our state in 2015. As a potential rain event turned into a catastrophe, our state faced the breach of manmade structures, the failure of water systems, and...

SCETV’s Between the Waters Project - Now Available!

September 23, 2016 - Posted in Education by Betsy Newman
Screen shot from Between the Waters website

Between the Waters, www.betweenthewaters.org , is SCETV’s new immersive transmedia website showcasing the culture and history of Hobcaw Barony, a 16,000 acre historic site on the coast of South Carolina. Located between Charleston and Myrtle Beach, Hobcaw is a crossroads...

EOC Reports: It’s Not Just Football Season, It’s Reading Season!

September 22, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Education Oversight Committee Read Your Way to the Big Game 2016 Reading Content

The “Read Your Way to the Big Game” Contest is underway for the second year in a row! Contest kits have been mailed to all primary, elementary, and middle schools in South Carolina. Public school students in PK-8 are again eligible to participate in this year’s contest,...

ETV Trainers Provide Free, Diverse PD: 1 to Many or 1 to 1

September 22, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Young students using tablets

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, StreamlineSC, and more … all to meet your needs! These powerful and engaging workshops are FREE for...

ETV Highlights for October 2016

September 22, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from Autism: Emerging from the Maze

National Disability and Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Carolina Stories: Spokes and Strings – Wheelchair Tennis Athletes Bob Masella, Sarah Castell and Israel Shulz rely on wheels, not legs, in national competitions of wheelchair tennis. Airs: October 2 at 4:00 p.m. on ETV...

Tuesday, October 4 - Join Us for a Special LIVE Showing of "The Will of the People"

September 20, 2016 - Posted in Education
Photo from Colonial Wiliamsburg - The Will of the People

The Will of the People The presidential campaign of 1800 was perhaps the most bitter in U.S. history. Thomas Jefferson explains to modern students how negative campaigning, partisan politics, and contested elections have been part of our political system since the republic'...

Register NOW through Oct. 10 for ETV Teacher Recertification Courses

September 20, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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STILL time to register for ETV Teacher Recertification FALL session! Offered are SDE-approved, online, self-paced courses that earn 20 renewal credits each … Two NEW courses with Rudy Mancke and other popular courses, including Safe Schools (Bullying) , A Literary Tour of...

Renewal Courses + Rudy’s Natural History – Teachers Register Now

September 17, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Rucy Mancke outdoors

ETV Teacher Recertification offers courses in ELA, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, bullying/cyber safety, and more to meet your renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit) and costs $75. Courses approved by SC Department of...

Arthur Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Episodes Oct. 10-14

September 17, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot from PBS Arthur website

Celebrating its 20 th anniversary, Arthur begins a new season with four new episodes the week of October 10. TV’s longest-running animated children’s series has fueled imaginations and fostered a love of reading for a generation of kids and adults! Based on the best-selling...

Constitution Day James Otis Lecture: View Online!

September 15, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
ABOTA (Amrerican Board of Trial Advocates) James Otis logo

The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Eighth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day. The topic for the 2016 James Otis Lecture is the Constitutional Convention and the role South...

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