ETV continues to provide technology training for SC teachers! Two upcoming workshops held at ETV will provide engaging ideas for instruction, creating and assessing. Designed for teachers of any grade level and subject area, these free workshops will be held during after-school hours and take place in Columbia at ETV Telecommunication Center’s new Idea Lab.
Teachers need various ways to present and assess. With many tools, students can use their creative abilities, work in groups for collaboration skills or work individually, and be responsible for their own learning. Plus, student presentations can support fellow students in their learning. There…
ETV, in collaboration with The State newspaper, The Greenville News, and other newspapers around the state, is producing this series of televised debates. In addition to the live broadcasts on ETV-HD, the debates will stream live on scetv.org and via participating local newspaper websites to extend the availability of the debates. ETV Radio will also broadcast the debates live or tape delayed.
The Superintendent of Education Debate, held Oct. 20, is now available as streaming video by visiting ETV Election Central.
Mark your calendars for the following debates beginning at 7:00 PM on…
SC Economics' mission is to make South Carolina a better place to live by advocating for and ensuring that K-12 teachers are well-prepared to educate and empower South Carolina's youth with economic education and financial literacy. One of the many resources provided by SC Economics is Financial Flix, a video library of learning segments and full programs designed for students, teachers and parents.
Financial Flix, powered by biz KID$, is the most comprehensive, youth-focused video streaming service available on financial literacy and entrepreneurship. The site consists of engaging, peer-to-peer, one-to-five minute video learning segments and full programs covering…
The South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium announces the following marine education opportunities and resources provided by the SC Sea Grant Consortium and its partners:
NOAA Marine Debris…
App Ed Review is a free searchable database of educational app reviews designed to support classroom teachers finding and using apps effectively in their teaching practice. Each app review provides robust, detailed information that supports teachers in how they can integrate the app appropriately and meaningfully in the classroom. Educators, ETV trainers recommend this site: www.appedreview.org.
App Ed Review was founded by Todd Cherner, Ph.D., and Corey Lee, Ph.D., both with Coastal Carolina University. Their excellent team and editorial board members, who are all state certified teachers and hold or are earning graduate degrees in education, are…
The Emmy Award-winning Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips (CWEFT) use 21st century technology to enrich the teaching of American history for 4-8th grade students! The next CWEFT is a premiere program entitled The American Revolution on the Frontier. It airs LIVE November 6 at 1:00 pm on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC). All South Carolina schools may view the programs and record with fair use rights (see RIGHTS below).
Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips are correlated to national standards and provide a compelling learning experience for students, using re-enactors to play the roles of historical figures. In this…
ETV’s new StreamlineSC partner is content provider Learn360, which provides rich resources across all content areas correlated to standards. Plus, in addition to the quality resources provided by Learn360, ETV continues to transition the SDE and ETV-produced content to the new system.
Training support on this new system is being provided now in several ways. Learn360 is offering a variety of free Webinars.
Learn360 Webinars Designed Specifically for South Carolina Educators:
Wednesday, October 8, 4:00-5:00 pm EST - South Carolina Administrator Webinar
Webinar focuses on managing users’ accounts and roles, running reports within Learn360 administration section, pushing custom…
On Friday, September 19, 2014, the SC Budget and Control Board released the award for the statewide assessment pursuant to Act 200. For this school year, ACT Aspire (ELA and Math) will be given in grades 3-8 and ACT will be given in grade 11. For school year 2015-16, ACT Aspire will be given in grades 3-9 and ACT in grade 11. In school year 2016-17, ACT Aspire will be given in grades 3-10 and ACT in grade 11.
Educators are invited to view the award: https://webprod.cio.sc.gov/SCSolicitationWeb/contractSearch.do?solicitnumber=5400008105
Beginning this school year, the WorkKeys assessment will also…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
ETV offers an array of professional development opportunities for PreK-12 educators, certified renewal or graduate credit.
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.
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.