Keep on your flip flops and register for the ETV Teacher Recertification SUMMER session! Registration for SUMMER session extended through July 10. You must complete course(s) by August 24.
Learn and earn from anywhere 24/7 with ETV Teacher Recertification:Approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits each Facilitated online and self-paced (start work July 1 or later/complete work by August 24) $75 per course (pay online by credit card or send check) 53 courses: ELA, science, math, career ed, the arts, plus Safe Schools (bullying/cyber safety) SUMMER session dates: Starts July 1 and Ends August 24…
It’s gonna be hot, but ETV provides a cool way for SC teachers to earn renewal credit this summer! Learn and earn from anywhere 24/7 with ETV Teacher Recertification. Registration for SUMMER session opens June 10 so learn about the courses now and plan to register! Session runs July 1 - August 24.
Here’s what you need to know:Approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits each Facilitated online and self-paced (start work July 1 or later/complete work by August 24) $75 per course (pay online by credit/debit or send check) RIGHT NOW: Find list…
ETV is offering hands-on, technology training this summer in school districts and at ETV in Columbia. The week-long classes are designed for teachers to earn 60 renewal credits. SC teachers can attend training in their district, join in a near-by district’s training or even come to ETV when classes will be offered.
Content and cost for each week-long 60 renewal credit class are listed below. These exciting training classes fill-up fast so act today! Register NOW by going to StreamlineSC.org web page.
The three different courses offered this summer focus on teaching, creating, learning, and…
Register NOW! There is NO cost for SC educators to attend the ETV and SC State Museum Technology Conference on August 4 and 5. Yes, it’s free and educators may participate one or both days! Through multiple break-out sessions, we’ll explore ways to integrate technology to engage students of all ages K-12 in learning.
The first day all sessions will be held at ETV in Columbia with added bonus to go to the SC State Museum that evening to view the night sky with the NEW telescope! Second day sessions will be at the Museum.
For Parents/Guardians of graduating 5th-grade daughters:
PBSKids and Greenville Zoo invite your graduating 5th grade daughter to participate at the end of the school year in a free multimedia enrichment experience in nature and science
PBSKids.org is launching new online videos and games to encourage young girls to explore nature and science outside of school. The PBSKids materials complement Greenville Zoo’s FrogWatch USA activities, during which girls learn to identify calls of frogs and toads in our community wetlands. Hearing your daughter’s opinion about the multimedia enrichment experience will help us improve the experience for others!
ETV Teacher Recertification offers South Carolina teachers a variety of online, self-paced courses approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits. SPRING II session ends June 15. Credit earned in this session will meet SC teacher’s recertification needs by June 30th renewal cycle deadline. Register for SPRING II session by May 15th! Or…
Don’t need credit by June 30th renewal cycle deadline? Then plan to register for the SUMMER session. Registration for SUMMER session opens June 10. SUMMER session starts July 1 and ends August 24.
Here’s What You Need to Know about ETV Teacher Recertification Courses:…
ETV’s educational Web portal, Knowitall.org, provides a collection of free, fun, interactive sites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
The original Knowitall.org contains interactive websites, simulations, image collections, and virtual field trips that support and provide quality inquiry-based learning experiences. Popular sites on Knowitall.org include Artopia, Career Aisle, Gullah Net/Gullah Music/Gullah Tales, and A Natural State. All of these, plus other well-used sites, will remain accessible, as ETV’s new website, Knowitall Media, launches as Knowitall’s new home for video, and eventually photo collections and audio content.
In mid-July, Knowitall Media will become Knowitall’s new home for videos, culled from…
This week’s PBS LearningMedia theme, Summer of Reading, focuses on promoting summer literacy and encourages educators to explore our NEW Summer of Reading literacy collection.
Explore the Meaning of Empathy
The ability to feel and display empathy is essential to the emotional and social development of young people. Empathy helps students connect to others, respond with kindness and thoughtfulness and gives them a broader perspective on humankind. It’s also an effective tool against bullying, prejudice and injustice, and in breaking down stereotypes.
Teaching empathy is becoming more and more important in an overly connected yet still disconnected…
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