Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips support American history education for students in grades 4-8. ALL S.C. schools may view the electronic field trip programs on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC).
The third program in the CWEFT series, entitled Women of the Revolution, airs December 12 at 1:00 pm. This program allows students to explore the bravery, loyalty and sacrifice of Deborah Sampson, Mary Perth, Martha Washington, and other women in this era as we look at their individual stories.
Through a partnership with ETV, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and sponsoring donors, this year twenty-three schools in our state…
Check out the latest online courses from PBS TeacherLine! These facilitator-led courses are scheduled for the summer to begin June 12 and end July 23; and don't worry, you'll have plenty of time for summer fun with the flexible weekly schedule of course work. TECH575 Leveraging Smart and Social Digital Media in the Classroom (Gr K-12; 40 renewal credits or 2 graduate credits) SOST502 Bridging World History: A Special Collection from the Annenberg Foundation (Gr 9-12; 60 renewal credits or 3 graduate credits) SOST507 America's History in the Making: A Special Collection from the Annenberg Foundation (Gr 6-12;…
Resources inspired by our natural surroundings--all available on www.knowitall.org!
RiverVenture Explore the Catawba, Saluda, Congaree, Santee, and Cooper Rivers with RiverVenture.
Pee Dee Explorer Learn about the natural, cultural, & agricultural landscapes of the Pee Dee region of S.C.
Web of Water Get on board for a kayak trip from the mountains to the sea. Take the adventure with Web of Water videos and resources.
SC Life Take a virtual field trip to a South Carolina cove forest and a salt marsh.
Natural State Experience…
Through a generous grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, SCETV was able to partner with the internationally acclaimed classical music ensemble, the American Chamber Players, to present master classes at Southeast Middle School and Lower Richland High School, and a major donor concert in ETV Radio’s studios. The grant also provided the means to produce an educational session and concert with 51 elementary school students at SCETV. The resulting workshops will also become part of ETV’s online school resources. The American Chamber Players were organized by our own Miles Hoffman, host of the nationally…
How to Inspire Students to Design, Invent, and Make an ImpactFrom KCET MindShift By Almetria VabaSpark your students’ curiosity in engineering and technology by introducing them to the designers, inventors, and clever thinkers featured in PBS LearningMedia. Use their stories to illustrate various themes of study like the engineering design process and the impact of technology.
Sign up for your free account at http://scetv.pbslearningmedia.orgDESIGNING A WHEELCHAIR FOR RUGBY
See what happens when a U.S. Paralympic athlete challenges two teams of high school students to build an automated wheelchair. Use this segment…
Recommended resources for military families include:
Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change This primetime special, presented by Sesame Workshop and featuring Queen Latifah and John Mayer, tells the stories of service members returning home with injuries — both visible and invisible — and explores the heroic struggles their families face on the path to finding a "new normal. http://www.pbs.org/parents/cominghome/
The Families. Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change Sam's guard unit was deployed to Iraq in October 2004, where he was supposed to be on a year-long combat tour. However, on July 4th, 2005, he…
(Of course, we won't mind if you also check out the careers that men enjoy while you're there!)
Career Aisle Visit each Career Cluster and learn about women in exciting careers of all kinds!
Kids Work! Visit Real People to learn about women in great careers in a hospital, the theater, and a TV station!
Artopia Visit Meet an Artist and learn about women who enjoy careers in the visual and performing arts!
A Natural State …
PBS LearningMedia™ is your destination for easy, instant access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos and interactives perfect for the Interactive Whiteboard, plus audio and photos, and even in-depth lesson plans. You can search, save, and share with ease.
Have you explored the Walmart Middle School Literacy Initiative? This content collection provides educators with online lessons for blended learning to boost middle school literacy skills. These interactive lessons use video, activities, note taking, reading, and writing to present…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
ETV offers an array of professional development opportunities for PreK-12 educators, certified renewal or graduate credit.
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
ETV has partnered with PBS to make thousands of online resources available on-demand to South Carolina educators.
A simplified way for teachers to find the resources they need, access their school’s TV Guide, and find teacher recertification courses, development, and training.
Smart Cat's place for kids to play and explore hundreds of safe fun educational activities with PBS Kids characters.
Our Common Core Community is a free social network for teachers. Participate in the discussion or visit our “Collection” area to find hundreds of Common Core resources.
ETV’s online course management system is designed to help educators and state agency employees, such as CJA and Public Safety Officials.
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.
A WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: Reach Out and Read Carolinas
Monday - December 09, 2013
A WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: FMU Center of Excellence To Prepare Teachers of Children of Poverty
Monday - December 02, 2013
The Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: Parents As Teachers
Monday - November 25, 2013