Education

Colonial Williamsburg Emmy-Winning Educational Productions, Course Content Available Free Online Beginning August 16

August 15, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library

For the first time beginning August 16, the Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library of Emmy award-winning educational productions and supporting course content will be made available free online for teachers, home educators, their students and lifelong learners...

Now Available on Knowitall.org - Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina

August 11, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Kathleen Parker and Jim Hoagland from Pulitzer Prize Winners in SC

From the Jazz to the Digital Age: Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina are three thirty-minute programs that feature Pulitzer Prize honorees from our state. Each program is supported by a Pulitzer Prize Board partnership with the Federation of State and Territorial...

ETV Kids: Ready Jet Go! Week of NEW Episodes August 15-19

August 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image from Ready Jet Go!

Blast off to adventure with a week of all-new episodes of Ready Jet Go!, exploring the many moons of the solar system. The week kicks off with Jet and the kids trying to recreate Celery and Jet’s first date on one of Bortron 7’s moons. Then our fearless adventurers explore...

ScienceSouth: NASA Saturday in the Pee Dee - August 27, 2016

August 10, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Boy wearing ScienceSouth t-shirt holding rocket

FREE WORKSHOP Date: August 27, 2016 Main Activity: Building rockets Location: ScienceSouth Pavilion Morning Session (9:00-11:00 am): K-4th Grade Come build and launch pop and water rockets! Afternoon Session (12:00-3:00 pm): 5th-10th Grade Put your thinking caps on as we...

ETV Highlights for August 2016

August 7, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Mayor Joe Riley of Charleston, SC

Southern Lens: Bin Yah – There’s No Place Like Home Growth and development in the Lowcountry threatens the potential loss of important African American communities in Mt. Pleasant, SC. Airs: August 8 at 9:00 p.m. on SCC The Blueprint: The Story of Adventist Education The...

See What’s New at Knowitall.org!

August 4, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Knowitall August 2016 featured content montage

As you know, technology is always changing…and constantly improving! This generation of students has the advantage of more technology available than any generation before them, and it is remarkable how quickly these changes have come about! As many of you may already know,...

EOC: Family-Friendly Guides to SC Academic Standards Updated!

August 4, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of EOC Family-friendly guides

The Family-Friendly Guides to the SC Academic Standards are updated and ready for teachers and parents! The website www.scfriendlystandards.org provides information for parents and families about what their children should be learning in school based on the standards. These...

Get the Latest on Resources, Tech Training and Online PD from ETV Education!

August 4, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
teacher with young students viewing laptop

Educators have an easily accessible way to keep current on resources for teaching and learning, free technology training and programs provided through ETV! The ed-news bulletin is ETV’s online newsletter for educators! Produced 10 times a year and emailed around the first...

Odd Squad: The Movie Premieres August 1 on ETV and Repeats All Week!

July 28, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from Odd Squad: The Movie

Odd Squad: The Movie premieres Monday, August 1 on ETV and repeats several times on ETV, SCC and ETVW during the first week in August! In this feature-length Odd Squad event, a rival group of adults called Weird Team arrive with a gadget that fixes any odd problem. As a...

SC African Amercan History Calendar Featuring James H. Salley

July 24, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC African Amercan History Calendar featuring James H. Salley

Since 1992, James H. Salley has been improving access to higher education for minority students as Associate Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement for Africa University in Zimbabwe. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Salley works within the General Board of Higher...

Student Short Film Competition Open to ALL SC High School Students

July 22, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Columbia Jewish Film Festival logo: Identity: Its All About Me!

The Columbia Jewish Film Festival at the Nickelodeon Theater provides meaningful, thought-provoking theatrical content with Jewish and inter-related themes while creating an enjoyable and exciting experience for all moviegoers. For the second straight year, we are inviting...

Renew in the Shade! Teacher Recertification Summer Courses

July 12, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Woman on laptop wearing sunglasses

It may be hot, but ETV provides a cool way for SC teachers to earn renewal credit! Learn and earn from anywhere … even in your sunglasses or PJs with ETV Teacher Recertification online courses! SUMMER session STARTS July 1 and ENDS August 22 . (Must complete work by session...

Summer PBS TeacherLine Courses

July 3, 2016 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Grow Your Career with PBS TeacherLine

Grow your career with a high-quality PBS TeacherLine course! Earn renewal or graduate credits with a facilitated course beginning August 17 or just brush up with a ‘bite-sized’ self-paced course (some are even free!). Bonus: Save 15% off a facilitated course with promocode...

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 Knowitall.org 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...

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