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…
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Mission US is a multimedia project that immerses players in U.S. history content through free interactive games.
Mission 1: For Crown or Colony? puts players in the shoes of Nat Wheeler, a printer’s apprentice in 1770 Boston. They encounter both Patriots and Loyalists, and when rising tensions result in the Boston Massacre, they must choose where their loyalties lie.
In Mission 2: Flight to Freedom, players take on the role of Lucy King, a fictional 14-year-old enslaved in Kentucky in 1848. As they navigate her escape and journey to Ohio via the Underground Railroad, they…
As you prepare for Spring and Summer professional development, remember that the ETV trainers are available for FREE hands-on workshops at your location. Keep us in mind when planning for your district-wide staff development or training at your school. We can provide full-day planning periods and afterschool workshops.
ETV offers workshops on all ETV resources: Streamline, Knowitall, PBS Learning Media, OnePlaceSC and ways to integrate these resources. We offer sessions on Digital Storytelling, Movie Maker, Using Video Cameras, Conducting School News Programs, Webtools for Teachers and more. We also customize training to fit your specific needs.
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What does it mean when someone says they are from the "Pee Dee" of South Carolina? A place is bigger than its physical geography. A "sense of place" weaves together our experiences with the land, its culture and lifestyle. This website explores the relationship of the landscape of the Pee Dee and the people who live there.
Pee Dee Explorer features over six hours of video vignettes that characterize the natural, cultural, and agricultural landscapes of the Pee Dee region of South Carolina. This new site is a virtual treasure trove of stories told by farmers, naturalists, historians,…
Dr. Imtiaz Haque is Executive Director of the Carroll A. Campbell Graduate Engineering Center and Founding Chair of the Department of Automotive Engineering at Clemson University. He is past chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering. His teaching and research interests lie in the general areas of dynamics, vibrations, mechanisms and machines, and manufacturing process simulation. He has been involved with the design, modeling, and simulation of mechanical systems including vehicles and transmissions since 1975. He led the development of the Graduate Program in Automotive Engineering at CUICAR. View this!
Kevin Shwedo, Executive Director of the S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles, discusses Transferable Skills in this episode of Palmetto Leaders—on ETV's career education website, Career Aisle. View the video.
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Adult Education videos on-demand: GED and Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills and videos for basic reading, writing, math and life skills.
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