Education

Make Summer Reading a Breeze with PBS LearningMedia!

June 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Between the Lions graphic

Inspire Students to "Get Wild about Reading!" Help your students develop a voracious appetite for reading while building core literacy skills. This collection covers early reading and language arts topics including fluency, phonemic awareness, text comprehension, and...

Remembering Charleston – Special Palmetto Scene Tonight 8 p.m. on ETV

June 16, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo ofPastor Betty Clark of Mother Emanuel, Rev. Joe Darby, Bakari Sellers, and Malcolm Graham, brother of victim Cynthis Hurd

Taped in the sanctuary of the historic Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church, almost one year after our state and country were shocked by the nine tragic murders, Palmetto Scene talks with members of the church and community about healing and forgiveness one year later. In this one-...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Odd Squad: Agents of Change

June 15, 2016 - Posted in Education
Odd Squad team members

Odd Squad: Agents of Change Agents Olive and Otto investigate an unusual occurrence in their town. This new one-hour special, which premieres June 20, concludes Season 1 and begins Season 2 by introducing new agents! Air Dates/Times: June 20, 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on ETV...

Attending ISTE? Come Learn with ETV’s Debbie Jarrett!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Adults in seminar

If you'll be attending ISTE later this month, we encourage you to visit us at ISTE Booth #3341 . Special guest, Debbie Jarrett, Education Technology Instructor and Content Coordinator for ETV StreamlineSC, will lead a series of interesting presentations! Topics include: How...

EOC “Student Reading Success Activity Guide” Still Available

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Father and son holding abook and reading together

Printed copies of the popular “Student Reading Success Activity Guide” are still available! Originally published in 2014, this resource is designed to provide families, tutors, caregivers, and teachers with simple activities to promote literacy among K-3 grade students. The...

Take a Virtual Tour with Knowitall Media!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Photo of inside of Mammoth Cave

Knowitall Media features content from many locations, inside our state and beyond! They’re just a click or two away, so feel free to begin your explorations any time you’re ready, day or night, no matter the weather! Here are some of the series and specials you can find in...

ETV Highlights for June 2016

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Eyes on the Prize American Experience

June 4-25, on ETVW: Eyes on the Prize: This award-winning 14-hour series covers major events of the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1985. Series topics range from the Montgomery bus boycott in 1954 to the Voting Rights Act in 1965; from community power in schools to "...

ETV Teacher Recertification - Summer Registration Extended!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Woman on her laptop on the beach

SUMMER session that ENDS August 22 is underway, but there’s still time to register! Register by July 18 for ETV Teacher Recertification 20 renewal credit courses. Cost: $75 each . Pay (by credit card online or send check). Course descriptions/register/pay : http://www.scetv...

Education Section on SCETV APP Added!

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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SCETV programs can travel with you! Our APP for TV and Radio is available for mobile devices and the upgrade of the APP now includes some education features ! You may have to restart the APP to see the changes. If you haven’t yet accessed the SCETV APP, please visit iTunes...

From NPR Ed: One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Anya Kamenetz of NPR
Robert Gordon standing in hallway of North Middle/High School

Just across the train tracks from U.S. Route 321, in the town of North, S.C., nestled among mobile homes covered with red roses, sits the one-story brick campus of North Middle/High School. Robert Gordon strides forward in the school's entryway to shake my hand. He's slim,...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

May 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Curious George Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle While taking part in a space mission, Curious George crash lands in Africa. Join his adventure as he makes new animal friends while looking for his way out. VIEW: June 27 at 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on ETV Curious George is a two-time...

Registration for EdTech 2016 Is Open

May 27, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EdTech 2016 graphic with ferris wheel in background

TIPS and MIH Awards Applications Now Being Accepted! Would you like the opportunity to win $1,000s in valuable prizes for your school or district?!? Then you need to submit an application to the 2016 TIPs awards. “Making IT Happen” is an award of recognition that...

ETV’s Technology Training: Week-Long, Summer Classes for ALL Teachers

May 26, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
overhead shot of stidents in class in Idea Lab

ETV is offering hands-on, technology training this summer in school districts and at ETV in Columbia. The week-long classes are designed for teachers to earn 60 renewal credits. SC teachers can attend training in their district, join in a near-by district’s training or even...

Bridges to a Brighter Future

May 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Tabitha Safdi
Bridges to a brighter Future

Bridges to a Brighter Future is a college access program for Greenville County high school students whose potential outweighs their circumstances. The three year program starts after ninth grade and includes a four-week, summer residential experience on the Furman campus...

Carolina Classrooms: Language Immersion May 25 at 7 p.m. on ETV

May 23, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The many educational and cultural benefits of learning a new language make it well worth the effort! In the May edition of Carolina Classrooms, ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children, we’ll take a...

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