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
South Carolina’s premiere educational technology conference is designed to promote the use of educational technology to enhance student learning. The mission of EdTech 2012 is to bring educators, administrators, technology professionals, college faculty and staff, public and academic librarians, business and industry trainers, industry representatives and policy makers together to think, discuss, listen and learn the best strategies to plan for, implement, and use educational technology in our schools. The South Carolina EdTech conference is planned and delivered by the South Carolina Association for Educational Technology (SCAET), represented by multiple South Carolina partners that include K-12, higher education, state government…
StoryCorps in Charleston
StoryCorps partnered with ETV Radio to record, preserve, and share the stories of communities in Charleston from October 25 through November 17, 2012.
StoryCorps is an independent nonprofit whose mission is to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of our lives. Since 2003, StoryCorps has collected and archived more than 40,000 interviews from nearly 80,000 participants. Each conversation is recorded on a free CD to share, and is preserved at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress. StoryCorps is one of the largest oral history projects of its kind,…
NETwork of Sustained, Collaborative, Ongoing Preparation for Educators (NETSCOPE)
The NetSCOPE project recognizes teacher quality as the most important factor in raising student achievement. South Carolina excels in academic standards, assessment, and school accountability. However, recent findings indicate that in half of South Carolina schools, more than 70% of students live in poverty. Historically Winthrop University has been on the forefront of intensive reform debate on behalf of P-16 students in our high-need schools, their teachers, and teacher preparation programs.
Through research-based practices in teacher education, development, and leadership, NetSCOPE will accomplish four goals: improve student academic achievement in high need districts, improve professional learning for school-university faculty and…