Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s new monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Each program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state and provides a forum for education stakeholders to learn and be involved. Some programs feature video segments provided by teachers to showcase how they are engaging students with their future!
On Wednesday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m., join host Dawn Samples for the next edition that will celebrate our South Carolina Teachers! The hour-long program will feature the five finalists for the SC Teacher of…
Make a short film (30-seconds to two-minutes). Shoot in a South Carolina State Park. Tell a great story. And you could be on your way to becoming the next great filmmaker!
The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Trident Technical College and the South Carolina Film Commission are holding a short film contest for high school students in South Carolina. It's simple - go to a South Carolina State Park and GO WILD! with your imagination! Be clever and creative! (See complete rules below.)
Deadline for entries is Friday, February 20, 2015. Winners will be…
In January 2015, school districts will receive an invitation to apply for the SC Community Block Grants for Education Pilot Program, a matching grants program designed to encourage sustainable partnerships among South Carolina school districts and community groups. Proviso 1.94 of the 2014-15 General Appropriation Act created the program, which is focused on "state-of-the-art education initiatives and models to improve students learning."
"When there is community support of school initiatives, you often see a positive impact on student motivation and learning," said Dr. Allison Jacques, Assistant Dean for Assessment at the University of South Carolina School of Education…
ETV Teacher Recertification courses are approved by SDE Office of Educator Services for 20 renewal credits (no graduate credit), self-paced and facilitated online. Register now and pay online! Cost: $75 each. Plus, Natural History with Rudy Mancke will be offered in special session beginning January 26, too. This great course with Rudy earns 60 renewal credits (no graduate credit). Cost: $200.
Courses for WINTER session start January 26 and end March 20. Registration is open now! It is convenient and easy to search for available courses, find descriptions and register/pay online. Go to http://scetv.org/education/recertification/ or you…
What’s one of the most highly-rated aspects of PBS TeacherLine online courses (besides the convenience)? The peer discussions! Even learners apprehensive about having to ‘speak up’ in class each week rate the discussions high, telling us they gain so much from this exchange of ideas, concerns, practical knowledge, and best practices! Credits offered include graduate, renewal, PACE and technology. So join the fun, and ‘peer up’ in 2015 with a TeacherLine course!
Sample courses beginning January 14 and February 18:INST120 Digital Lesson Planning for Differing Learning Styles INST320 Connecting Family, Community and Schools MATH165 Enabling Students with…
ETV’s StreamlineSC, the video-on-demand resource for SC educators that is free for public, private, charter, virtual, and home schools, has some new features and enhancements made possible through the partnership with Learn360.
Video Player Options
Videos have been re-encoded so users now have the option of playing the videos in the upgraded MP4/ H.264 format. This improves mobile access, expanding on the ability to seamlessly view our videos on any device, including desktop computers, tablets, and mobile phones. It's now even more convenient to watch our videos wherever and however you want! This new player also provides…
Jan. 11 at 5:00 pm on ETV: Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP
This compelling biography incorporates rare archival film and extraordinary interviews to explore Marshall's life in the years leading up to the landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling, including his upbringing in Baltimore, his education at Howard University Law School and his high-profile segregation cases involving voting, transportation, housing, labor and the military. Watch trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXC_zuL8hTg
Jan. 19 at 8:00 am and 4:00 pm on ETV: The Odd Squad Saves the World
The Odd Squad is a high-tech agency…
The ed-news bulletin is ETV’s online newsletter produced for educators! Produced and posted 10 times a year, the ed-news bulletin provides key information and links educators to the ETV Education Blog to learn more. It is emailed to educators around the first of the month so you can get the latest news!
The ed-news bulletin features topics of interest to SC teachers and administrators, including information about StreamlineSC and new resources, FREE ETV technology training, ETV Teacher Recertification courses for renewal credit, PBS Teacherline courses for graduate or renewal credit, ETV local programming and PBS programs educators can…
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
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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