ETV’s reach in South Carolina goes well beyond Radio and TV. ETV supports education, promotes transparency, partners with public safety, connects citizens, and improves the quality of life and job readiness for the state. Join us for a look at some of ETV’s services and what people are saying about ETV.
ETV Community and State Partners
Reach Out and Read Carolinas
Plenty of research has been done on the importance of early literacy. One program here in South Carolina is making reading a “doctor-recommended” activity and encourages parents to continuously administer healthy doses of reading aloud at home. The program is called Reach Out and Read.
Reach Out and Read prepares the youngest children living in low-income communities to succeed in school by partnering with doctors to prescribe books and encourage families to read together. Providers are able to impact children with literacy education and materials from the earliest possible ages.
In South Carolina, there are 150…
The James Otis Lecture
To help S.C. schools meet the Constitution Day requirements, the S.C. Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) hosts the Annual James Otis Lecture series at the S.C. State House in observance of National Constitution Day. By federal law, all schools that receive federal assistance are required to have a program about the Constitution on or around the anniversary date of the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787. James Otis was a prominent Boston lawyer in the colonial era credited by John Adams as igniting the spark that led to the Declaration of Independence and the…
South Carolina State Museum
The South Carolina State Museum recently celebrated the expanded and renovated Museum which is the first of its kind in the United States to have under one roof an on-site and online observatory and classroom, 55 foot digital planetarium dome and theater, 4D multisensory theater, plus an outdoor telescope viewing terrace and distance learning education capabilities. Located in the new lobby near the grand staircase, the ETV exhibit showcases how ETV uses television, radio and the web to deliver educational programming to children and residents across South Carolina. Smart Cat, ETV’s Mascot welcomed visitors to the grand opening. ETV’s…