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
ETV American Graduate Youth Media Summits
ETV produced two youth media projects this year as part of the ETV American Graduate initiative which is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make it Happen, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) national project to combat the dropout crisis.
In collaboration with Write/Right to Change of Clemson University's Strom Thurmond Institute, ETV held an Civil Rights and Social Justice Youth Media Summit in March at the ETV Telecommunication Center in Columbia. Focusing on digital and social media as a strategy for student engagement, the Summit project was designed to exercise critical thinking and problem-solving skills while helping a group of…
South Carolina State Museum
The partnership between the SC State Museum and ETV is one of incredible value and history. SCSM has been able to reach multiple audiences through ETV for decades, educating and inspiring South Carolina’s future generations. One of the most notable collaborations began in the 1970s with Rudy Mancke. As the SCSM’s first curator, he served as a naturalist and later host of ETV’s NatureScene, one of the ETV’s most popular and far-reaching programs to date. With Resources for Educators, ETV and SCSM have produced 35 shows over 6 seasons for South Carolina’s educators by using video to bring fragile artifacts…
S.C. Association of School Administrators
ETV partners with the S.C. Association of School Administrators (SCASA) throughout the year to help enhance and promote leadership and training efforts to superintendents, principals and other school administrators.
Part of SCASA’s mission is to be the leading force for public education in our state, to advocate for a superior education for the citizens of South Carolina and to ensure a cadre of effective leaders for our state’s schools.
Each year, ETV records and distributes to schools the announcement of SCASA’s Palmetto’s Finest Award winners. ETV also participates in and helps to support SCASA’s Innovative Ideas Institute, which each year provides access to stimulating…