PBS Education

Explore Current Events Through The Lens of Science with NOVA

July 13, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image from NOVA Predicting How Proteins Fold

For the past few months, NOVA has been expanding our coverage to give you our take on current events and news through the lens of science. We have been publishing timely news videos, like a primer on preexisting conditions (and what they mean to medical doctors), and other...

PBS NewsHour Selects Greenville Students as Reporting Labs Fellows

May 16, 2017 - Posted in ETV 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...

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.

ETV Highlights for May 2017

April 27, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of John Glenn in spacesuit against starry night

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In May, don’t miss a special that highlights John Glenn’s courageous life spent serving our country, several interesting programs addressing diverse educational issues, a Carolina Stories about our vanishing WWII...

PBS NewsHour Coverage of Inauguration Day 2017

January 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
PBS NewsHour Inauguration graphic

PBS NewsHour in partnership with Twitter will live stream special coverage of Inauguration Day 2017 on Twitter from 11am – 5pm ET on Friday, January 20, 2017. South Carolina ETV will broadcast the PBS Newshour Inauguration 2017: A Special Report on ETV HD on Friday, January...

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise – Programs Repeat, Educational Lessons Available!

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Martin Luther King leading protest

The four-hour PBS series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise with Henry Louis Gates Jr. repeats in January. In this series, Gates embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history.

Lesson Plans Available for PBS Series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

December 14, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Martin Luther King leading protest

ETV will re-broadcast this series on ETVHD on Jan. 15 at 4:00 p.m. and Jan. 22 at 4:00 p.m. (Parts 1 and 2) Explore educational materials from the series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Embark with professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on a deeply personal journey...

NEW PBS Series - Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

November 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Martin Luther King leading protest

In his new four-hour PBS series, Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise , Henry Louis Gates Jr. embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history. The series premieres November 15 (Part 1) and November 22 (Part 2) at 8:00-10:00...

PBS Election Central and the Classroom Debate Toolkit

October 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot from PBS Election Central website

It's an election year and PBS Education has created tools, resources and creative solutions to educate students on the various facets of the political process.

Letters to the Next President - View All the Videos - Including Videos from Students Mentored by SCETV!

October 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Letters to Next Prez screen shot

For their first assignment of the year, PBS Newshour Student Reporting Labs across the country submitted short videos focusing on their concerns and questions for the next president of the United States.

Great Performances: Hamilton’s America October 21 at 9 p.m. on ETV

October 14, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from Hamilton - the musical

Three years in the making, this Great Performances special, Hamilton’s America , gives an unprecedented look at the creation of the Broadway phenomenon Hamilton . The documentary brings history to life through the lens of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture musical, the winner...

Behind the Scenes of the Battle of Camden

September 21, 2016 - Posted in Behind the Scenes by Kaitlyn Cannon
The Battle of Camden Reenactment

Just recently, the South Carolina ETV team travelled to Camden, South Carolina to shoot footage for The Southern Campaign of The American Revolution . This shoot’s focus was the Battle of Camden, which occurred on August 16 1780. This historical reenactment was a sight to...

PBS Spotlight Education Sept. 12-17 Includes American Graduate Day

September 8, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Shaquille Oneal

As our students head back to school, special PBS programs take an in-depth look at the state of education cross the nation, the challenges facing today’s students and new models of learning. As part of the Spotlight Education line-up, locally-produced ETV American Graduate...