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…
If you missed the May 4th broadcast of Education Insight: Technology and Innovation in the Classroom, you can view the streaming video now on the Education Insight website. In this program, ETV will take a look at emerging technology and how it’s used in today's ever-changing classrooms. We'll also talk about some of the training resources available to teachers.
Guests include Dr. Jeremy Dickerson, Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology at Coastal Carolina University; Elizabeth Kohut, Technical Education Coordinator for Instructional Technology Services in Richland District 1; Paula Matthews, Teacher at Sandel Elementary (Richland 1); Jed Dearybury,…
Every five years ETV is required to go through the state procurement process to vet the media-on-demand service we use for StreamlineSC. It started ten years ago with unitedstreaming, which was bought out by Discovery Education. It was again vetted through the state process five years ago and we again looked at various providers to see if there were other similar more cost effective service providers to partner for ETV StreamlineSC. Again, Discovery Education won the contract we are currently under for another five years.
Presently, we are reviewing potential partner services and looking for the best service…
The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) recently released the annual “South Carolina’s Progress Toward 2020 Vision” report. It shows that on measures, including reading proficiency, on-time graduation, postsecondary success, and schools rated At Risk, our schools and students made progress, but the rate of improvement will not prepare all students to be successful for the global economy.
Barbara Hairfield, Chair of the EOC’s Public Awareness Subcommittee, presented South Carolina’s progress and rankings on national and state measures. She pointed out the progress SC’s schools and students are making in some areas. However, the jobs of 2020 in South Carolina…
Register now for ETV Teacher Recertification courses SPRING II session! 47 different courses offered in Literature and Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and the Arts. Plus … courses for all educators, including SC Teachers on Teaching, Career Education, and the popular SC Chronicles Series.
All courses are approved by SDE Office of Educator Services for 20 renewal credits (no graduate credit), are self-paced and facilitated online in Moodle. Completion in SPRING II session (May 5 through June 12) will earn credit by June 30th deadline. Register now and pay online! Cost: $75 each.
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Whether you’re seeking last-minute credits for recertification or you’re simply ready now to focus on your OWN learning, PBS TeacherLine has a variety of online course options for you. Currently enrolling courses include An Introduction to Underlying Principles and Research for Effective Literacy Instruction, Seeing Math™: Proportional Reasoning and others. Courses begin April 30 and May 7; enroll ASAP so you don't miss out!
These 6-week online courses are standards- and research-based, actively led by a course facilitator, and feature dynamic media and a robust peer discussion board -- learning truly comes alive! The flexible, weekly format gives…
Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips (CWEFT) support American history education for students in grades 4-8 and programs are correlated to standards, providing a compelling learning experience for students. South Carolina schools are invited to participate in the Emmy Awarding-winning series next school year!
ALL SC schools may view CWEFT programs on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC) at 1:00 pm on the dates of the LIVE programs (see dates and rights statement below). Through a partnership with ETV, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will award scholarships for all seven programs. This allows schools that apply and are selected to access the…
May 22, 8:00 p.m. on ETV: South Carolinians in WWII: The Rising SunETV announces the premiere of South Carolinians in WWII: The Rising Sun on Thursday, May 22 at 8:00 p.m. 184,000 South Carolinians served in World War II. Thousands more moved here after the war. The series South Carolinians in World War II tells the story of the war through the eyes of these veterans. The Rising Sun focuses on the early days of the war in the Pacific, from Pearl Harbor through the bloody battle for Guadalcanal and Gen. Douglas MacArthur's return to the Philippines. The…
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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