These two special Project Discovery–Life at Lemmon Hill Plantation programs originate from the historic plantation home just outside of Winnsboro, South Carolina. The two programs allow students to learn why settlers living in our coastal areas made their way inland to build working plantations as we take a look at life during the late 1790s and early-to-mid 1800s in the Piedmont region of our state. During this period, western Fairfield county was a bastion of wealth with cotton and indigo grown abundantly in the fertile fields and beautiful blue granite mined in nearby quarries.
Lemmon Hill Plantation is…
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Artopia Explore the arts and create your own online portfolio. Many South Carolinians are featured!
Career Aisle Career development resources for students, parents and guidance professionals. Job shadowing videos feature many South Carolinians discussing their jobs.
Caroliniana Collections Visit three image collections from the South Caroliniana Library—African Americana, S.C. Post Cards, and Yesterday’s Children.
Circle of Inheritance This series examines the prehistoric & colonial history of South Carolina in four segments, produced…
Developed by a team from the Diversity Leadership Initiative (DLI) of the Riley Institute, in conjunction with District 5 of Lexington and Richland Counties, the toolkit was inspired by the educational successes achieved by one elementary school, Nursery Road Elementary School, in District 5 of Lexington and Richland Counties. The team's goal was to discover the formula for Nursery Road Elementary's success, and then offer other schools the tools to achieve the same success.
The toolkit, offered as a free download,…
Here's a professional development opportunity that guidance and career and technology educators don't want to miss! View the full program or view as segments below.
View the fourth part of our series on "Outstanding Career Guidance in Middle Schools" with Forestbrook Middle School's best practices that you can use for your 2012–13 career guidance planning. NCDA's National Career Development Facilitator of the Year, Eileen Fleming-Patonay will lead you through ways to program effective career guidance in support of career decision making.
Wofford O'Sullivan previews the exciting 2012…
S.C. teachers, ETV has a special opportunity for you--$30 off a June 20th PBS TeacherLine course! Just enter promocode "EXCEL30" when you enroll and you'll save! June 20th courses include: Sunday June 3, 6-7 p.m. on ETV-HD. Also available on etvStreamlineSC. South Carolina's top business, government and education leaders celebrate the state's best teachers! It's the year's largest celebration of South Carolina public education! Watch all of the festivities for the S.C. Teacher of the Year banquet. See the walk of District Teachers of the Year and hear from futurist David Houle. Then take a look at the five finalists and finally the crowning of the 2012-13 S.C. Teacher of the Year.
S.C. teachers, ETV has a special opportunity for you--$30 off a June 20th PBS TeacherLine course! Just enter promocode "EXCEL30" when you enroll and you'll save! June 20th courses include:INST320: Connecting Family, Community and Schools INST342: Teaching with Primary Sources from the Library of Congress MATH165: Enabling Students with Special Needs to Succeed in Math Class MATH410: Seeing Math™: Linear Functions RDLA125: Children's Authors on the Web: Online Sites that Motivate Students to Write RDLA192: Improving Reading Comprehension SCIE130: Fostering Collaboration, Inquiry, and Critical Thinking in Middle School Science STEM417: Global Climate Change Education…
Sunday June 3, 6-7 p.m. on ETV-HD. Also available on etvStreamlineSC. South Carolina's top business, government and education leaders celebrate the state's best teachers! It's the year's largest celebration of South Carolina public education!
Watch all of the festivities for the S.C. Teacher of the Year banquet. See the walk of District Teachers of the Year and hear from futurist David Houle. Then take a look at the five finalists and finally the crowning of the 2012-13 S.C. Teacher of the Year.
May 27, 1:30–1:57 p.m. Repeats May 29, 10:30–10:57 a.m. IMC (Unlimited rights) Join the S.C. Department of Education for this special program that celebrates an outstanding educator and looks at how Manning Primary School incorporates physical activity into their academic lessons!
Dr. Tracy Seiler, Latin Instructor in the S.C. Virtual School Program, was named as one of three finalists for the National Online Teacher of the Year 2012. We’ll learn why she loves being an online teacher and how she teaches Latin to students all across South Carolina!
Then, visiting Clarendon County just in time for “Physical Fitness and Sports…
Visit the website: http://www.pbs.org/food/shows/food-forward/ (recipes, blogs, shows, chefs):
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How did something so fundamental as food, go so fundamentally wrong?
Instead of nourishing us, what we eat and the way we produce it threaten the air we breathe, the water we drink and the dirt under our feet. And yet, too much 'food' television focuses on celebrity chefs and cooking competitions and not enough on where our food comes from and the impact it has on our planet, our country, our bodies, and our souls.
Food Forward opens the door into a new world…
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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.
A WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: FMU Center of Excellence To Prepare Teachers of Children of Poverty
Monday - December 02, 2013
The Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award Candidate: Parents As Teachers
Monday - November 25, 2013
The 2013 WhatWorksSC Award Winner: Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry
Monday - November 18, 2013