Make new (and helpful!) friends this summer with a PBS TeacherLine course! Work together with your peers while relaxing in the convenience of your home or wherever you have internet access. *No tidying up required to get together; just login to TeacherLine and collaborate on a project or share tips and insights!
Courses begin June 17 and July 15 and offer SC renewal credits (or graduate credits for an additional fee). Subjects offered include technology, math, ELA, and more. Choose from 20 courses to begin June 17th or 12 courses beginning July 15th. Subjects…
In mid-July, Knowitall Media will become Knowitall’s new home for video—now optimized for use on tablets and mobile devices!
• Video from many of the most popular websites on the original Knowitall.org Web portal will be available at launch, including Artopia, Career Aisle, Gullah Net / Gullah Music / Gullah Tales, A Natural State…and more!
• Videos will be organized by subject area, grade level, and series or website title. Videos for Career Education will be made available by Career Cluster. At this time, 854 videos have been identified to include in Knowitall Media!
• Additional content…
Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. On Wednesday, June 24 at 7:00 p.m., join host Dawn Samples for the next edition entitled Carolina Classrooms: Education Legislation.
In this special edition, State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman, Representative Rita Allison, and Senator Gerald Malloy will discuss what transpired with respect to education during the past school year and legislative session. Among other topics, the panel will explore how court rulings and changes to the law will impact education in SC.
Each Carolina Classrooms program focuses…
ETV is offering hands-on, technology training in school districts and at ETV in Columbia. The week-long summer classes are designed for SC teachers to earn 60 renewal credits. Attend in your district, join in a near-by district’s training or even come to ETV!
In each of the three courses offered SC teachers will learn new ways to use technology in the classroom. Check out dates still open for district training, already scheduled dates at Hosting District locations where there are open seats and classes at ETV, then REGISTER: Register NOW: ETV Learn web page.…
On May 26, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) announced “Read Your Way to the Big Game,” a partnership with the athletic departments of both the University of South Carolina and Clemson University to motivate and incentivize all elementary and middle school students in our state to read grade level texts.
The “Read Your Way to the Big Game” contest, which will begin in school year 2015-16, provides the opportunity for all elementary and middle school students who meet a six-book challenge to qualify for tickets to the Palmetto Bowl, the “big game” between the University of South Carolina…
It may be hot, but ETV provides a cool way for SC teachers to earn renewal credit! Learn and earn from anywhere 24/7 with ETV Teacher Recertification online courses. Registration opens June 10 for all 20 renewal credit courses that are $75 each. SUMMER session starts July 1 and ends August 24.
ETV Teacher Recertification courses:Approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits each Facilitated online and self-paced (start July 1 or later/complete by Aug. 24) $75 per course (pay online by credit card or send check) Find list of courses/click on title…
ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are free for South Carolina public and private schools. We invite you to look at the current ETV PD Workshop offerings and then contact ETV to set up a workshop for your teachers!
ETV Professional Development Workshops can be planned to fit your schedule:During in-service days (whole or ½ day) During teacher planning periods (minimum one hour) Or after school (minimum one hour)
Current list of ETV Professional Development Workshop offerings is available here.
Weekdays May 21 – June 4 at 9:00 a.m. on ETV Radio: Spoleto Today
ETV Radio’s Spoleto Today brings the voices and music of Charleston’s Spoleto Festival statewide each morning, featuring interviews with artists and performance clips.
June 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, and 26 at 11:00 a.m. on ETV: Dinosaur Train Specials
Tune in to ETV Kids: Dinosaur Train Specials and get set for high-flying adventures with the Pteranodon family in hour-long specials each week at 11:00 a.m. June 1, 5: Dinosaurs A to Z; June 8, 12: Submarine Adventures; June 15, 17,…
Over 75,000 online K-12 media resources free to all SC schools and supporting institutions
ETV's educational Web portal with interactive sites for K-12 students, teachers + parents
ETV Teacher Courses
ETV online professional development sites for PreK-12 educators, renewal or grad credit
Smart Cat's place for kids to learn though proven interactivities with PBS Kids characters
PBS Learning Media
PBS partnership makes robust online video resources available to South Carolina educators
ETV's education series airs last Wednesday of each month at 7 pm (repeats SCC/ETV World)
ETV’s initiative to help local communities find solutions to address the dropout crisis
One-stop-shop for teachers to find media resources, training and access school’s TV Guide
Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by SC Department of Education, host Doug Keel features K-12 education topics
FastForward / GED
Adult Ed online media: GED, Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills, basic 3 R’s + life skills