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
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…
Charleston Symphony Orchestra
Charleston’s rich orchestral heritage began in the year 1819. The first symphony orchestra was made up of 30 musicians who performed small intimate concerts for friends and family. In 1936, Miss Maude Winthrop Gibbon and Mrs. Martha Laurens Patterson founded the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.
The first concert was held December 28, 1936 at Hibernian Hall with Mr. Tony Hadgi as the conductor. During their first season, the CSO provided the music for The Recruiting Officer, the opening night performance at the newly renovated Dock Street Theatre. DuBose Heyward of Porgy and Bess composed a prologue especially for this opening night…
Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP)
The Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP) partnered with ETV in the creation of a nationally distributed program, “America’s Armed Forces: Time for a Checkup.” The program's focus was on active and retired military and the many health issues they face, including obesity, substance abuse and PTSD. Moderated by CNN’s John King, the diverse panel and the in-depth interviews with PTSD patients presented significant insight and information to aid our active military and veterans. CDAP and MUSC continue a long-standing relationship with ETV that has created numerous programs important not only to South Carolina but our nation’s overall…