The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Sixth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day. The topic for the 2014 James Otis Lecture is The Magna Carta.
Broadcast live from the State House in the House Chamber, the program’s topic of discussion is The Magna Carta, in observance of the approaching 800th anniversary. The featured speaker is Sir Robert Worchester, Emeritus Chancellor of the University of Kent, who will discuss The Magna Carta, “foundation of liberty,” and its relevance in the 21st century.
Sir Robert, a…
ETV’s new StreamlineSC partner is the award-winning content provider Learn360, which now serves as the “backbone” of the video-on-demand resource and brings access to materials from BBC, National Geographic, Encyclopædia Britannica, History, Cambridge Educational, and many more.
Learn360, an Infobase Learning Company that is also used by DISCUS, is the premier, interactive media-on-demand service for the K-12 education market, providing teachers and students the power to meet and exceed 21st-century educational expectations across all curriculums. Through streaming video, audio, and accompanying support materials, Learn360 supports web-based learning by providing an online collaborative environment where users can share information…
ETV Teacher Recertification offers 46 different courses for 20 renewal credits each in language arts, science, social studies, mathematics, career education or the arts to meet your renewal needs! Registration for FALL session opens September 1. Session starts September 22 and ends December 2. Courses are approved by SDE for renewal credit (NO graduate credit); facilitated online and self-paced. Cost for each 20 renewal credit course is $75.
Plus,Natural History In and Out of the Classroom with Rudy Mancke, a 60 renewal credit course, begins September 22 and ends December 6 with a face-to-face required class meeting with Rudy!…
PBS TeacherLine is offering 35 online courses to begin September 17, 2014. These facilitated, six-week courses, developed by leading national education experts, offer dynamic media, a robust peer discussion board, and relevant coursework. Credits include renewal credits and graduate credits.Learner Testimonials:
"I loved the flexibility of being able to work at home. I liked the dialogue with other teachers from other areas. It was a great exchange of ideas, suggestions and reinforcement. The facilitator was encouraging and helpful. Overall, this has been a great experience." Beth Clark, Charleston County Schools
"I learned a lot of relevant information that…
Welcome back to school! NewsHour Extra wants to make sure you have all the resources you need to bring high-quality, relevant news into your classroom and teach the biggest headlines of the week. Start with our rundown on this summer's top news stories and back-to-school resources for every subject.
Also check out this school year's first installment of Teachers' Lounge, a NewsHour blog about teaching, on how to address Ferguson with different age groups.
And finally, looking for a way to personalize what is going on in the Middle East? Our…
This week PBS LearningMedia features the content theme Full STEAM Ahead! This theme supports National Arts in Education Week by showcasing resources that help teachers bring the creative arts into STEM curriculum.
STEM & Art Connections
Remember growing up reading pop-up books? Pop-ups, or three dimensional, moveable books that rely on intricate and innovative paper engineering, are wonderful “devices” to engage younger learners in reading and spark their imagination off the page.
The first moveable book was created in the 13th century, and the original intended audience was adults. Since then, paper engineering has become more sophisticated, but the…
While providing thousands of educational programs free to public, private, and home schools, ETV also offers an array of professional development opportunities, including certified renewal and graduate credit courses. We’ll be sharing the latest information on this valuable content and course offerings on the ETV Education Pinterest board.
Plus, with this Pinterest board we would like to give educators in our state the opportunity to share and contribute educational content, lesson plans, and curriculum subjects. The ETV Education Pinterest board can be found on our South Carolina ETV Pinterest site at www.pinterest.com/scetv (among other ETV boards).
AMERICAN GRADUATE DAY 2014 is September 27th! From 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, an exciting array of special programs will be presented on ETV. The full-day broadcast and outreach event is dedicated to engaging our country around the dropout crisis with special celebrity guests, relevant spokespeople and compelling stories from the students themselves.
"American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen" is a public media initiative, supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), to help students stay on the path to on-time high school graduation and future success. Recently, CPB announced new grants to stations in 33 markets, focusing…
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Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by the South Carolina Department of Education, this half-hour show is hosted by Doug Keel and features various guests.
The 2014 James Otis Lecture and Finalists for the WhatWorksSC Award
Monday - September 15, 2014
College Night in the CSRA and the Year Ahead for SC Future Minds
Monday - September 08, 2014
The 2013 National Teacher of the Year Addresses the 2014 Teacher Forum
Monday - September 01, 2014