ETV Learn Updates
Find out what's new or currently available on StreamlineSC, eMedia, Knowitall.org, TeacherlineSE and other education services.
SCETV Teacher Recertification Courses—Summer Session Begins July 10
Registration: June 19 - July 3
Summer Session: (8 weeks) July 10 - Sept. 4, 2013
Due to recent restructuring at the SC Department of Education (SCDE) that included the merger of eMedia with SCDE Office of Virtual Education, the ITV/eMedia Teacher Recertification courses are now managed by South Carolina ETV.
These courses have been approved through SCDE's Office of Certification and are now called SCETV Teacher Recertification Courses. The content of the courses remains the same.
The courses are for recertification/nenewal credit only (NO graduate credit).
Many of these courses consist…
Following up on a successful photography/writing contest in the spring of 2012, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is inviting middle and high school students to use video to communicate to educators, policymakers, and the community about how they would change South Carolina schools to be more innovative or how their school is already helping prepare students for a world that values innovation.
To succeed in today’s world, students…
Educators, While school’s out this December, it’s a great time to focus on your own education. ETV is offering three PBS TeacherLine courses to begin December 5, 2012. Enroll now and take your teaching to the next level in 2013--a gift that keeps on giving! And don't worry--these courses include an extra work week to allow plenty of time for fun, too!TECH160.211: Putting Technology to Use in the Classroom: Where to Start (K-12)
Teacher Favorite; SC Technology ePortfolio Credit Approved
$295, 40 SC Renewal Credits (or 2 graduate credits for…
An initiative of The University of South Carolina Libraries, The South Carolina Digital Newspaper Program (SCDNP) digitizes historical South Carolina newspapers as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program, a grant-funded partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Library of Congress.
SCDNP facilitates online access to these free, fully accessible, and full-text searchable newspapers. Since 2009, SCDNP has digitized 103,352 newspaper pages from 19 historical S.C. newspapers, ranging in date from 1860 to 1922. In 2011, SCDNP was awarded a second NDNP grant and will continue to add 100,000 more newspaper pages, ranging in date…
ETV Election Central provides online access to election-related content from the PBS NewsHour, The Big Picture and NPR--through election night. Visit ETV Election Central here.
ETV will broadcast the PBS NewsHour Debates: A Special Report on the following dates in October and ETV Election Central makes this content available to you online:
The 2012 Presidential Debates - Live
October 3 at 9 p.m. from the University of Denver in Colorado
October 16 at 9 p.m. from Hofstra University in New York
October 22 at 9 p.m. from Lynn University in Florida
The Vice Presidential Debate - Live
October 11 at 9 p.m. from Centre College in Kentucky.
The Big Picture…
South Carolina First Steps connects children 0-5 with high quality early learning experiences designed to prepare them for success in school and life. We are seeking your input. Please take a few minutes to respond to the survey below. Feel free to send the survey along to others who may want to provide feedback on the most important needs of our state's youngest children! To participate in the survey, visit: http://www.zoomerang.com/Survey/WEB22GQJ2QZJKP The survey closes on October 8, 2012, so please be sure to respond by that time so that your voice is heard.
Here's a virtual tour of Indianland Elementary in Lancaster. Take a look! It will make your day! Principal Beth Blum welcomes you!
Have you heard the news? ETV has secured ePortfolio Technology Credits for 20+ PBS TeacherLine courses! These credits are just the latest in a list of course credits that include: Renewal Credits, Graduate Credits, PACE Credits, and credits to earn the Online Teaching Add-On Certificate.
Learn more about TeacherLine credit options at http://www.teacherlinesoutheast.org/credit.htm
Many courses begin next week, September 19; enroll ASAP—courses are filling up! View Course Offerings: http://www.teacherlinesoutheast.org/offerings.htm
We also have courses scheduled for October 3 and October 24.
* Science teachers: Don't miss the courses beginning next week. These will be the only science…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
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.
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
eMedia is responsible for creating, certifying, acquiring, and programming instructional television resources and professional development for all K-12 public schools.
TeacherLine Southeast provides online solutions for teacher professional development in SC, NC, and GA, offering PBS TeacherLine Courses, the award-winning and premier research and standards-based resource for PreK-12 teachers.
Adult Education videos on-demand: GED and Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills and videos for basic reading, writing, math and life skills.
Provides technology and content to schools, facilitates learning for all students and equips teachers to teach.
Smart Cat's place for kids to play and explore hundreds of safe fun educational activities with PBS Kids characters.
A single sign-on federated search that allows teachers locate the resources they need in one search.
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.
CALL ME MISTER: Mentors Instructing Students Toward Effective Role Models
Monday - June 17, 2013
Youth Risk Behavior Survey: The Obesity Epidemic
Monday - June 10, 2013
Thwarting Teen Tobacco Use: Statewide Data and Other Information
Monday - June 03, 2013