Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. On Wednesday, May 27 at 7:00 p.m., join host Dawn Samples for the next edition entitled Carolina Classrooms: Summer Programs to Support Learning.
In this program, we’ll talk about challenges students may face when not in school and discuss ways to keep them positively engaged during the summer months.
Each Carolina Classrooms program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state and provides a forum for education stakeholders to learn and be involved. We’d like…
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…
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).
Young people learn best when nurturing, caring adults provide motivation and support as they learn. And, we know that reading is essential for learning; for success in school and life. The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has reprinted a brochure that gives families and people in your community some practical suggestions for helping young people improve their reading skills.
The reading brochure is ideal to give to parents and volunteers in your schools as well as provide at school family nights! Widely used last year, the brochures are also perfect for community meetings and functions sponsored by businesses and faith…
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