Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s new monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Each program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state and provides a forum for education stakeholders to learn and be involved. Some programs feature video segments provided by teachers to showcase how they are engaging students with their future!
On Wednesday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m., join host Dawn Samples for the next edition that will celebrate our South Carolina Teachers! The hour-long program will feature the five finalists for the SC Teacher of…
App Ed Review is a free searchable database of educational app reviews designed to support classroom teachers finding and using apps effectively in their teaching practice. Each app review provides robust, detailed information that supports teachers in how they can integrate the app appropriately and meaningfully in the classroom. Educators, ETV trainers recommend this site: www.appedreview.org.
App Ed Review was founded by Todd Cherner, Ph.D., and Corey Lee, Ph.D., both with Coastal Carolina University. Their excellent team and editorial board members, who are all state certified teachers and hold or are earning graduate degrees in education, are…
The Emmy Award-winning Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips (CWEFT) use 21st century technology to enrich the teaching of American history for 4-8th grade students! The next CWEFT is a premiere program entitled The American Revolution on the Frontier. It airs LIVE November 6 at 1:00 pm on ETV’s South Carolina Channel (SCC). All South Carolina schools may view the programs and record with fair use rights (see RIGHTS below).
Colonial Williamsburg Electronic Field Trips are correlated to national standards and provide a compelling learning experience for students, using re-enactors to play the roles of historical figures. In this…
ETV’s new StreamlineSC partner is content provider Learn360, which provides rich resources across all content areas correlated to standards. Plus, in addition to the quality resources provided by Learn360, ETV continues to transition the SDE and ETV-produced content to the new system.
Training support on this new system is being provided now in several ways. Learn360 is offering a variety of free Webinars.
Learn360 Webinars Designed Specifically for South Carolina Educators:
Wednesday, October 8, 4:00-5:00 pm EST - South Carolina Administrator Webinar
Webinar focuses on managing users’ accounts and roles, running reports within Learn360 administration section, pushing custom…
On Friday, September 19, 2014, the SC Budget and Control Board released the award for the statewide assessment pursuant to Act 200. For this school year, ACT Aspire (ELA and Math) will be given in grades 3-8 and ACT will be given in grade 11. For school year 2015-16, ACT Aspire will be given in grades 3-9 and ACT in grade 11. In school year 2016-17, ACT Aspire will be given in grades 3-10 and ACT in grade 11.
Educators are invited to view the award: https://webprod.cio.sc.gov/SCSolicitationWeb/contractSearch.do?solicitnumber=5400008105
Beginning this school year, the WorkKeys assessment will also…
Earn graduate credits or renewal credits with the high-quality, award-winning courses of PBS TeacherLine. Choose from 35 courses in ELA, Math, Science, Technology, and more!
The next round of 6-week courses begins October 15, 2014. Enrollment ends Friday, October 17, but don't wait or you might miss out!
Sample courses scheduled include:RDLA152 - An Introduction to Underlying Principles and Research for Effective Literacy Instruction INST320 - Connecting Family, Community and Schools MATH165 - Enabling Students with Special Needs to Succeed in Math Class TECH335 - Digital Tools for Innovative Learning SOST502 - Bridging World History: A Special…
In partnership with SCETV, TeacherStep has offered graduate professional development courses for more than 20 years; content areas include math education and Common Core for math and ELA. On November 1st, TeacherStep will launch seven new professional development non-graduate courses in math content. TeacherStep courses have been recognized among the most trusted and respected refresher courses available for K-12 educators seeking state recertification and have a 96% approval rating from students.
The goals of these new Professional Development courses are to help teachers get recertified as well as to provide teacher assistants, home school parents and tutors with content…
Produced by Kentucky Educational Television, Dropping Back In is part of the American Graduate Initiative funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, extending the initiative beyond efforts to keep kids in school to include adults who have already dropped out.
Dropping Back In consists of four episodes that provide inspiring stories from dropouts overcoming the odds, returning to learning and changing their lives in powerful ways. Watch Thursdays at 6:00 pm on ETV World: October 2, 9, 16, and 23.
Additionally, the website provides extra videos and links to state dropout data as well as resources for community…
Over 75,000 online K-12 media resources free to all SC schools and supporting institutions
ETV's educational Web portal with interactive sites for K-12 students, teachers + parents
ETV Teacher Courses
ETV online professional development sites for PreK-12 educators, renewal or grad credit
Smart Cat's place for kids to learn though proven interactivities with PBS Kids characters
PBS Learning Media
PBS partnership makes robust online video resources available to South Carolina educators
ETV's education series airs last Wednesday of each month at 7 pm (repeats SCC/ETV World)
ETV’s initiative to help local communities find solutions to address the dropout crisis
One-stop-shop for teachers to find media resources, training and access school’s TV Guide
Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by SC Department of Education, host Doug Keel features K-12 education topics
FastForward / GED
Adult Ed online media: GED, Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills, basic 3 R’s + life skills