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
Criminal Justice Academy (CJA)
The Criminal Justice Academy (CJA) has been a loyal partner for many years. This past year, ETV and CJA have expanded services to include several recertification courses over the Internet. CJA produces the video and training criteria, and ETV places the resources in a secured online learning management system. Public safety officers can take the courses online from their office, at home or in their patrol cars. By making the training available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the officer’s time is free to be scheduled in the field, which in turn saves time and money. Find course listings on the…
Since 2003, ETV has partnered with PBS TeacherLine to bring high-quality, online professional development to S.C. educators. As the premier provider of research and standards-based online education for preK-12 educators, PBS TeacherLine offers more than 80 online courses in science, technology, social studies, math, reading/language arts, STEM, and instructional strategies. To date, S.C. educators in every public school district and many private schools have taken more than 7,000 TeacherLine courses earning S.C. Renewal Credits, PACE credits, ePortfolio technology credits, and graduate credits.
All PBS TeacherLine courses:
- Contain standards-based content from recognized experts in the field
- Use best practices for…
ETV and the Nickelodeon Theatre, the state’s only non-profit art house theater, are partnering on two key projects as part of the city’s Columbia SC 63 year long commemoration of the Civil Rights Movement. Programs from ETV’s Carolina Stories and Southern Lens series will be featured as part of the Nick’s monthly community film series on the subject beginning with The Education of Harvey Gantt. Other programs that will be screened and discussed include Jail, No Bail and Before Rosa.
As part of the ETV American Graduate initiative to combat the dropout problem, ETV and the Nick, along with…