South Carolina Educators are important to ETV! ETV offers a variety of courses for teachers that support curriculum needs while providing the flexibility of online learning and affordability. Registration begins January 7 for ETV Teacher Recertification WINTER session so, if you need renewal credit, go to http://scetv.org/education/recertification/.
Check out the 47 courses that are facilitated online, self-paced and approved by the SC Department of Education for 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). Cost is $75 per course. Click on course title and you’ll find the description and where to register beginning January 7. WINTER session…
A fluent reader is more confident and successful. Learn quantitative and qualitative techniques to assess and improve students' fluency and discover ways technology can foster students' fluency progress with RDLA195, Teaching Reading Fluency.
This PBS TeacherLine online course, which begins April 30th and ends June 10th, is also ideal for teachers who work with older, struggling readers. Content aligns with the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), International Reading Association (IRA) standards, and the Common Core State Standards.
The course earns 40 SC Renewal credits (or 2 graduate credits for an additional fee).
Registration for the ETV Technology Conference in Columbia, July 29, 30, and 31, opens April 15 at etv.streamlinesc.org. And, ETV is offering week-long, hands-on recertification courses around the state in many locations throughout the summer!
July 29-31: Educators may participate in one, two or all three days! Through multiple break-out sessions, we’ll explore ways to integrate technology to engage students in learning. Session examples: Technology for all ages K-12, iPad apps, Google docs, webtools (Weebly, Evernote, Remind101, Edmodo) and many more. The cost is $20 for each day, and to date lunch is on your own.…
Teachers, time’s running out to earn renewal or graduate credits by this year’s June 30th deadline. ETV’s TeacherLine Southeast program has several courses available for you - enroll today!
New to TeacherLine? These award-winning online courses:
* were developed with leading education producers and experts including The National Board, Concord Consortium, McRel, NASA, and others
* are aligned to Common Core, NCTM, NCTE, IRA and other standards
* use best practices for integrating technology into the curriculum
* are led by a highly-qualified facilitator who guides discussion and provides feedback
* include a robust peer discussion…
In the March 30th edition of Education Insight--Career and Workforce Development, ETV will take a look at workplace opportunities in South Carolina. Manufacturing jobs have become high tech. It's not your grandfather's factory anymore. We'll explore the knowledge and skill requirements and available opportunities in the areas of agriculture, healthcare, manufacturing, military and tourism. View the full program now at http://www.scetv.org/educationinsight/. In addition to the video, the Education Insight website also providess access to supporting components.
The next edition of ETV’s new education series will air live on Sunday, May 4, from 5:00-6:00 p.m.…
In the documentary When the Bough Breaks, pediatricians, reading teachers and interventionists outline their strategies in teaching infants and early school age children literacy strategies at much earlier ages. The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) will host a premiere of the documentary, which has been produced and directed by Bud Ferillo, on April 8.
Dr. David Walsh, Jr., a nationally renowned psychologist and author, introduces the film with his findings on brain development through exciting advances in neuroscience that prove the value of early childhood reading initiatives and the importance of caring adults in the lives of children. Pat…
Presented by Alabama Public TV (APT), an interactive webcast entitled Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement: Modern Day Civil Right Issues (Episode 3) is designed for students in grades 7-12. SC schools can register ahead to access the FREE webcasts on April 10 at 11:00-11:30 a.m. and 1:00-1:30 p.m. (EDT). The pre-produced content for both webcasts will be identical, but the live, interactive portion will be unique to each. Registration will enable you to access and participate in either one or both webcasts.
Project C is a three-year series of electronic field trips…
Discovery Education--America's Navy: STEM for the Classroom
Take your students on a fascinating exploration of how STEM is applied in the real world! Discovery Education, in partnership with America's Navy, developed eight interactive lesson plans that explore STEM applications in subjects ranging from physics to biology to mathematics and more. Each lesson plan incorporates a variety of videos, online tools and animations to help students explore these concepts through real-life Navy careers, such as nuclear propulsion engineer, pilot and even robotics technician.
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.