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…
These announcements are also posted in the May eMedia Update.
Please tell all your schools…THANKS!!!
SC Department of Education’s New Office of Virtual Education Due to reorganization at the SC Department of Education, eMedia (ITV) is now part of the SCDE Office of Virtual Education, and most of the team members have been reassigned new duties.
SC Educational Television will continue to serve teachers and students by providing some of the services previously coordinated by SCDE’s eMedia team.
New OnePlaceSC – Website to be Simplified & Improved
Starting this August for…
Check out the latest online courses from PBS TeacherLine! These facilitator-led courses are scheduled for the summer to begin June 12 and end July 23; and don't worry, you'll have plenty of time for summer fun with the flexible weekly schedule of course work. TECH575 Leveraging Smart and Social Digital Media in the Classroom (Gr K-12; 40 renewal credits or 2 graduate credits) SOST502 Bridging World History: A Special Collection from the Annenberg Foundation (Gr 9-12; 60 renewal credits or 3 graduate credits) SOST507 America's History in the Making: A Special Collection from the Annenberg Foundation (Gr 6-12;…
Resources inspired by our natural surroundings--all available on www.knowitall.org!
RiverVenture Explore the Catawba, Saluda, Congaree, Santee, and Cooper Rivers with RiverVenture.
Pee Dee Explorer Learn about the natural, cultural, & agricultural landscapes of the Pee Dee region of S.C.
Web of Water Get on board for a kayak trip from the mountains to the sea. Take the adventure with Web of Water videos and resources.
SC Life Take a virtual field trip to a South Carolina cove forest and a salt marsh.
Natural State Experience…
Through a generous grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, SCETV was able to partner with the internationally acclaimed classical music ensemble, the American Chamber Players, to present master classes at Southeast Middle School and Lower Richland High School, and a major donor concert in ETV Radio’s studios. The grant also provided the means to produce an educational session and concert with 51 elementary school students at SCETV. The resulting workshops will also become part of ETV’s online school resources. The American Chamber Players were organized by our own Miles Hoffman, host of the nationally…
How to Inspire Students to Design, Invent, and Make an ImpactFrom KCET MindShift By Almetria VabaSpark your students’ curiosity in engineering and technology by introducing them to the designers, inventors, and clever thinkers featured in PBS LearningMedia. Use their stories to illustrate various themes of study like the engineering design process and the impact of technology.
Sign up for your free account at http://scetv.pbslearningmedia.orgDESIGNING A WHEELCHAIR FOR RUGBY
See what happens when a U.S. Paralympic athlete challenges two teams of high school students to build an automated wheelchair. Use this segment…
Recommended resources for military families include:
Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change This primetime special, presented by Sesame Workshop and featuring Queen Latifah and John Mayer, tells the stories of service members returning home with injuries — both visible and invisible — and explores the heroic struggles their families face on the path to finding a "new normal. http://www.pbs.org/parents/cominghome/
The Families. Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change Sam's guard unit was deployed to Iraq in October 2004, where he was supposed to be on a year-long combat tour. However, on July 4th, 2005, he…
(Of course, we won't mind if you also check out the careers that men enjoy while you're there!)
Career Aisle Visit each Career Cluster and learn about women in exciting careers of all kinds!
Kids Work! Visit Real People to learn about women in great careers in a hospital, the theater, and a TV station!
Artopia Visit Meet an Artist and learn about women who enjoy careers in the visual and performing arts!
A Natural State …
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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.
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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