Dr. Sharla Brown

Curriculum Specialist for KnowItAll.org

Dr. Sharla Brown started her journey in education as a secondary education social studies teacher. She had the opportunity to teach in a single-gender magnet allowing her to see innovative solutions to educational challenges in person. Brown was inspired to pursue her Ph.D. in Social Foundations of Education while teaching. Afterward, she spent several years teaching in higher education and working with preservice social studies teachers. Brown decided to merge her passion for media and education and in 2017 joined the SCETV Education Department. In her tenure, she has provided digital educational resources for educators across South Carolina through KnowItAll.org, SCETV Teacher Recertification courses and has assisted with educational stories via the premiere program, Carolina Classrooms.

 

« Back to Our Team
Dr. Sharla Brown

Stories

  • image of a laptop, coffee cup, notepad, and the words 'Curriculum Cafe'

    Curriculum Cafe: May 2022

    Explore our picks for curriculum resources and lesson plans this month: May 2022! MATH Elementary Tune-up: Adding and Subtracting with Regrouping (interactive) Fraction Review Snack Mix (lesson) Middle Tune-up: Finding the Area of a Rectangle | Skills on Demand (interactive)...
  • image of a laptop, coffee cup, notepad, and the words 'Curriculum Cafe'

    Curriculum Cafe: April 2022

    Explore our picks for curriculum resources and lesson plans this month: April 2022! MATH Elementary Using Grouping to Count Quickly | Cyberchase (video) Pumpkin Problems : Numerical Expressions (lesson) Middle The Pythagorean Theorem: Right Triangles (interactive) Triangles...
  • image of a laptop, coffee cup, notepad, and the words 'Curriculum Cafe'

    Curriculum Cafe: March 2022

    Explore our picks for curriculum resources and lesson plans this month: March 2022! MATH Elementary Cooking up fractions (lesson) Order of Operations treasure hunt (lesson) Middle Gathering data to analyze (interactive) XY Flyer (interactive) High Building Quadratic...
  • image of a laptop and coffee and the words 'Curriculum Cafe'

    Curriculum Cafe: Feb 2022

    Explore our picks for curriculum resources and lesson plans this month: February 2022! MATH Elementary Fraction Review Snack Mix (lesson) Deductive and Inductive Reasoning (First Grade) (teaching tips) Middle Pairs of Linear Equations (interactive) The Slope of a Fitted Line...
  • Image of young people working on projects

    Summer enrichment programs to boost student learning

    Summer is near. Report cards and standardized test scores will be in soon. While test scores are not an indicator of a student's true intellect, they are still used to quantify a student's academic needs and growth. A recent report by The Brookings Institution on the lasting...
  • High school girl using laptop

    Promote communication and tech skills for all ages!

    When I was in grade school, the internet was not even a thing, yet. Now, anywhere you go everybody is connected either via their phone, watch, or pad-like device. No online time is wasted as we scour the internet highway to voyeur through social media, sales, and whatever...