The sixth program in the CWEFT series entitled Civil War Ironclads airs March 13 at 1:00 p.m. on ETV. This premiere program looks at the armored, steam-powered warships, ancestors of today’s navies, which the Union and Confederacy raced to build during the Civil War. Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips support American history education for students in grades 4-8. ALL SC schools may view the electronic field trip programs on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC).
Using 21st century technology to enrich the teaching of social studies and dramatizations with re-enactors to play the roles of historical figures, CWEFT programs provide…
Learn about nature with Naturalist Rudy Mancke and see how you can take your students right out the door of your school to learn about the world around them! This course is self-paced within four deadlines for assignments and facilitated online, plus includes one required meeting with Rudy on Saturday, May 3 at ETV in Columbia.
This session of the Natural History course starts the first week in March and runs through May 3. Registration is open now for limit of 25 participants. Cost is $200 for 60 renewal credit course (NO graduate credit). Natural History In and…
March is National Nutrition Month! PBS LearningMedia features "STEAM" content (science, tech, engineering, arts and math) with the theme: Fuel the Body, Ignite the Mind. Check out these resources for your students! Teachers can sign up for PBS LearningMedia at http://scetv.pbslearningmedia.org.
Time to Get Active and Make Healthier Choices
Since March is National Nutrition Month, join us in taking a pledge this month (and every month!) to help motivate students to lead healthier lifestyles with Move It!, an original, award winning children's program and part of WSKG Public Media’s “Working on Wellness” initiative. This health…
In the March 30th edition of Education Insight - Career and Workforce Development, ETV will take a look at workplace opportunities in South Carolina. Manufacturing jobs have become high tech. It's not your grandfather's factory anymore. We'll explore the knowledge and skill requirements and available opportunities in the areas of agriculture, healthcare, manufacturing, military and tourism.
Produced by ETV, Education Insight programs are LIVE and interactive. Before and during the one-hour live program, viewers are invited to ask questions. E-mail email@example.com with your questions on this important topic and mark your calendar to watch on March 30, 5:00-6:00…
Save these dates! On July 29, 30 and 31, ETV is hosting a Technology Conference at the ETV Studios in Columbia and ETV will be offering week-long, hands-on recertification courses around the state throughout the summer!
Come join us for the ETV Technology Conference back by popular demand at ETV July 29-31. Educators may participate one, two or all three days! Through multiple break-out sessions, we’ll explore many ways to integrate technology in and out of the classroom to engage students in learning. Registration will open April 8.
We are looking for presenters for our July 29-31…
An EOC study completed this year examined the relationship between third grade reading performance and graduation in South Carolina. Performance was measured on the state assessment in 2000, the Palmetto Achievement Challenge Test (PACT), and identified students who were significantly below grade level on reading in third grade. Then over a period of time these students were monitored to determine if they graduated on time or within two years.
Students who scored at Below Basic 1 on the 2000 PACT ELA test were less likely to be able to be identified as still being enrolled in public schools…
Need 3 graduate credits to recertify this June? Want to boost your reading instruction skills? ETV’s TeacherLine Southeast program is here for you with several courses this spring.
TeacherLine’s 6-week, online courses are fully facilitated and feature dynamic media, real-world assignments, a highly-rated peer discussion board, and more! Choose from several subject areas - from STEM to social studies, technology, reading, and beyond.
You can earn 3 graduate credits for as low as $525! Renewal credits are offered for less.
Courses begin March 26 and April 30, 2014, including:
* RDLA192 - Improving Reading…
ETV Teacher Recertification offers certificate renewal courses for SC educators in many subjects! New courses have been added: SC Chronicles VII: Entering the 20th Century, SC Teachers on Teaching (Series II), A Literary Tour of SC (Series I), and Career Education for Student Success (Series I). There are now 47 one-hour/20 renewal credit courses to choose from to meet renewal needs. SPRING I session starts March 24 and ends May 19. Registration is open now! Go to http://scetv.org/teachercourses.
Prepare students by using information learned in the Annenberg Education and other ETV courses. Many jobs today focus…
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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.
Principals of Excellence Discuss Establishing and Maintaining Professional Learning Communities
Monday - March 03, 2014
Beginnings: A New Program for South Carolina Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Monday - February 24, 2014
Opportunities for Children and Young Adults With Disabilities and for Teacher Recertification
Monday - February 17, 2014