Registration ends March 31st for the ETV Teacher Recertification SPRING I session… REGISTER TODAY!
South Carolina teachers can choose from 53 courses approved by the SDE Office of Educator Services for 20 renewal credits each. Courses taken in this session will meet your renewal needs by the June 30th renewal cycle deadline.
Check out the FACTS:
• Courses approved for 20 renewal credits each by SDE
• Facilitated entirely online (You can do them from anywhere!)
• Self-paced (Can work any time of day; complete at any time before/on session END date)
• 7 NEW courses +…
WGBH Boston has launched a pilot for a new digital project for PBS KIDS to teach media literacy to kids aged 6-11. Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius explores the constantly changing world of media and how kids use technology to help families become more media literate.
Funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the project brings back the much-loved character Ruff Ruffman from WGBH's popular game show FETCH! It employs original animation and interactive features, including videos, quizzes and polls for kids, and also provides resources for parents to discuss both the fun of online discovery and…
ETV StreamlineSC continues to provide free K-12 resources for SC educators in public, private and home schools and free Webinars are available for SC teachers to learn best practices for using this valuable resource in the classroom. More Learn360 Webinars are planned and SC teachers may view training designed specifically for them that is now archived online.
Archived Webinars Designed Specifically for SC Educators:
These two recorded Webinars designed specifically for South Carolina educators are now available. Even if you did not register to participate live, you may access these trainings archived: http://www.scetv.org/education/streamlinesc/
The South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is now accepting applications from high school seniors or juniors graduating early. The application window will be open through December 1st. Please share this incredible opportunity in your area.
View the video with Jenna Hallman, Teaching Fellows Program Director: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5B8TS1Wf1c&feature=youtu.be
What is Teaching Fellows?
South Carolina's Collegiate Teacher Recruitment Program
In 1999, the SC General Assembly, recognizing the shortage of teachers in our state, funded the Teaching Fellows Program for South Carolina. The mission of the South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is to recruit talented high school…
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…
Alabama Public TV presents another electronic field trip interactive webcast on November 13 at 11:00-11:30 am and 1:00-1:30 pm. This fourth program in the series will be hosted by Kwame Holman, former PBS NewsHour Correspondent. SC teachers may register free by using your email address.
Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement is a three-year series of electronic field trips taking place throughout the civil rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015. Project C focuses on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events and examine the past to teach the importance…
Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips (CWEFT) support American history education for students in grades 4-8 and programs are correlated to standards, providing a compelling learning experience for students. All SC schools may view these Emmy Awarding-winning programs broadcast on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC).
Be sure to tune in December 11 at 1:00 pm on the South Carolina Channel for The Amazing Trade Shop Science Race! “Professor Eddie” hosts as Colonial Williamsburg tradespeople help students reconstruct an 18th century coffeehouse.
CWEFT uses 21st century technology to enrich the teaching of social studies and dramatizations with re-enactors to…
A report on a study of 20 school districts that participated in a pilot of summer reading camps in 2014 was released by the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) this past October. The pilot study involved districts submitting data regarding demographics and reading growth results in the camp in addition to observations from EOC staff.
Third grade students participating in the camps in the pilot districts averaged approximately three weeks of growth for each week of instruction. Act 284, or the Read to Succeed Act, requires all school districts to serve students who are in significant need of intervention…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
Carolina Classrooms is ETV's new education series. The show airs the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. and are repeated on the SC Channel and The World.
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
American Graduate is a national public media initiative funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to help local communities across America find solutions to address the dropout crisis. ETV American Graduate highlights the dropout prevention work of outstanding organizations and individuals in South Carolina to empower all South Carolinians to become American Graduate champions in their communities.
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.
Supported by the South Carolina Department of Education, this half-hour show is hosted by Doug Keel and features various guests.
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.