ETV Teacher Recertification offers 46 different courses for 20 renewal credits each in language arts, science, social studies, mathematics, career education or the arts to meet your renewal needs! Registration for FALL session opens September 1. Session starts September 22 and ends December 2. Courses are approved by SDE for renewal credit (NO graduate credit); facilitated online and self-paced. Cost for each 20 renewal credit course is $75.
Plus,Natural History In and Out of the Classroom with Rudy Mancke, a 60 renewal credit course, begins September 22 and ends December 6 with a face-to-face required class meeting with Rudy!…
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 …
South Carolina ETV, the statewide public television network, has a strong record of community service that includes civil rights programming, youth media literacy projects and technology training for teachers. In a state with dropout numbers consistently among the worst in the country, ETV is committed to identifying and implementing solutions to address the high school dropout crisis. Since early 2012 we have taken part in the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) sponsored public media initiative, American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen. Now, in collaboration with Write/Right to Change of Clemson University’s Strom Thurmond Institute, we have developed a new…
On January 28, 1986, NASA Challenger mission STS-51-L ended in tragedy when the shuttle exploded 73 seconds after takeoff. On board was physicist Ronald E. McNair, who was the second African American to enter space. But first, he was a kid with big dreams in Lake City, South Carolina. View the animation.
"We believe it is our responsibility to inspire and motivate students to be continuous learners. We know the needs of the future are different from the needs of the past and this requires us to transform how we teach. We are not afraid to learn with our students in creating these new learning experiences. As a result of this work, we will ensure our students are problem…
In light of the tragedy in Connecticut, PBS, ETV and its partners are making these resources available to teachers, parents and families:
Additional resources are available on these sites:
Healthy Hannah is a cyber super-hero who helps her friends make healthy choices. Produced by SCETV, this micro-series, consisting of twenty 2 to 3-minute episodes, is intended for S.C. school students (K-6). View them now! Milk Makes Healthy Bones: A trip to the dairy farm with Hannah helps Michael and Erin learn the differences between non-fat and whole milk and why dairy products are good for you. Bike for Your Life: Hannah and Erin show Michael that the healthy choice is to be more active. Fun with Fruits: Hannah teaches Michael and Erin that fruit is a better choice…
Healthy Hannah is a cyber super-hero who helps her friends make healthy choices. Produced by SCETV, this micro-series, consisting of twenty 2 to 3-minute episodes, is intended for S.C. school students (K-6). View them now!
Milk Makes Healthy Bones: A trip to the dairy farm with Hannah helps Michael and Erin learn the differences between non-fat and whole milk and why dairy products are good for you.
Bike for Your Life: Hannah and Erin show Michael that the healthy choice is to be more active.
Fun with Fruits: Hannah teaches Michael and Erin that fruit is a better choice…
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.
The 2013 National Teacher of the Year Addresses the 2014 Teacher Forum
Monday - September 01, 2014
Teach For America: Year Number Four in South Carolina
Monday - August 25, 2014
Reflections of the 2014 State Teacher of the Year
Monday - August 18, 2014