Carolina Classrooms, ETV’s new education series, makes its debut with Making College Affordable LIVE January 28, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Financial aid professionals from across the state will provide information on types and sources of aid and application process as well as answer questions from students and their parents.
Produced by ETV to provide information to students and their parents about funding higher education, this special program will include financial aid professionals from colleges across South Carolina, the S.C. Higher Education Tuition Grants Commission, and the S.C. Commission on Higher Education. This group of experts will provide information on types…
Teachers … What do you do in your classroom to prepare your students for higher education, help them enter the workforce, or advance them technologically? Send us your classroom video to show how you engage your students creatively with their future.
For information, click here: ETV’s Carolina Classrooms Wants to Feature YOUR Classroom
Join this 30-minute webinar Learn360: What’s New on January 27, 3:30 pm for an informative look at the new content added to Learn360 to start off 2015 with even more valuable resources at your fingertips!
- Over 2,600 NEW video resources
- From renowned producers such as BBC, Distribution360, Rotfeld Productions, Just Like You Films, TVOntario, International Fund for Animal Welfare, and Mazzarella Media
Register for Learn360: What's New (Jan. 27, 2015 3:30 pm):
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Teachers need various ways to present and assess. With many tools, students can use their creative abilities, work in groups for collaboration skills or work individually, and be responsible for their own learning. Plus, student presentations can support fellow students in their learning. There are cross-curriculum opportunities with topics, planning, writing, research, speech, and organization.
ETV is offering technology workshops that will provide engaging ideas for instruction, creating and assessing. Designed for teachers of any grade level and subject area, these free workshops will be held during after-school hours and take place in Columbia at ETV Telecommunication Center’s…
This week is an “Odd Squad” takeover! PBS KIDS will be airing a full week of new episodes. To support this major programming priority, PBS LearningMedia will showcase our new Odd Squad collection all week long.
PBS LearningMedia has assembled a collection of Odd Squad videos that will entertain AND make learning math a fun, imaginative experience for your students.
Odd Squad is a live-action series aimed at helping kids ages 5-8 learn math. The show focuses on two young agents, Olive and Otto, who are part of the…
Now that the holidays are over, educators may be looking for ways to re-energize their classroom. This week’s PBS Learning Media’s collection of games and interactive resources is the perfect solution!
Enhance Educational ExperiencesWe are living in the information age—the development of networked computer technology has created a world in which information flows freely. And children are growing up in a digital world where such technology is second nature to them. In the field of education, this is an exciting time to find ways to harness the power of computers and the networked environment to better…
Make a short film (30-seconds to two-minutes). Shoot in a South Carolina State Park. Tell a great story. And you could be on your way to becoming the next great filmmaker!
The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Trident Technical College and the South Carolina Film Commission are holding a short film contest for high school students in South Carolina. It's simple - go to a South Carolina State Park and GO WILD! with your imagination! Be clever and creative! (See complete rules below.)
Deadline for entries is Friday, February 20, 2015. Winners will be…
In January 2015, school districts will receive an invitation to apply for the SC Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program, a matching grants program designed to encourage sustainable partnerships among South Carolina school districts and community groups. Proviso 1.94 of the 2014-15 General Appropriation Act created the program, which is focused on "state-of-the-art education initiatives and models to improve students learning."
"When there is community support of school initiatives, you often see a positive impact on student motivation and learning," said Dr. Allison Jacques, Assistant Dean for Assessment at the University of South Carolina School of Education…
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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.