Bette Jamison

Educators Earn Grad Credit This Spring with Online “Seminars on Science”

February 21, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Educators … Earn graduate credit this spring with Seminars on Science , the American Museum of Natural History’s online professional learning program. The 6-week online courses are co-taught by Museum scientists and classroom educators and are accessible anytime on your...

Carolina Classrooms: College and Career Readiness - Watch Now!

February 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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South Carolina students are learning to be college and career ready! Join ETV on February 22 at 7:00 p.m. for Carolina Classrooms: College and Career Readiness. We’ll talk with education leaders to get a profile of the South Carolina graduate and look at the key skills...

March 18 is South Carolina Day!

February 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Our state celebrates John C. Calhoun’s birthday March 18 each year by observing South Carolina Day , a day required by law in which schools shall “conduct such exercises as will conduce to a more general knowledge and appreciation of the history, resources and possibilities...

SCCTA Residential Graduate Seminar at Furman – FREE for SC Teachers!

February 16, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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For the tenth year, Furman University will hold a residential SCCTA graduate seminar on its campus in Greenville, SC from June 18-23, 2017. This program is entirely FREE (including free room and board on the beautiful campus of Furman University). This seminar addresses...

ETV Kids: Valentine’s Day Special and More!

February 9, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Don’t miss this chance with ETV Kids to show a little V-day love and explore under the Earth! Coming up Peg + Cat offer two fun programs, including a Valentine’s Day special, and Dinosaur Train presents a new, exciting one-hour special that will venture under our Earth!

Join the PBS Teachers' Advisory Group - Help Shape PBS Resources and Services!

February 8, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Guide PBS Education's Work Today to Improve Resources for Teachers Tomorrow. Become a part of a select research panel to help shape the resources and services we offer teachers across the United States.

ETV Education Services Survey is Complete and Results are in…ETV thanks our educators for taking time to give us feedback!

February 7, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Over 850 South Carolina educators participated in the ETV Education Services Survey for 2016-17. Over 96% of the participants said the ETV Services they used helped to better facilitate learning … SEE results and comments here . The survey results are very important in...

Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable - Available Online!

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable, which originally aired live on January 25 on ETV, is now available online!. This special edition of ETV’s education series Carolina Classrooms will provide information that is timely for students seeking financial assistance...

Summer 2017 PD Opportunities from ETV

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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This summer why not have ETV provide engaging Professional Development for your teachers? Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist at no cost to your school or district!

EOC Adopts Recommendations to Merge Accountability Systems

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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On January 17, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) adopted recommendations for a single accountability system that meet both federal and state requirements for school accountability. The recommendations were required as part of Act 200 of 2014, enacted by the SC General...

ETV Highlights for February 2017

January 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Painting from Liberty -Slavery: The Paradox of Americas Founding Fathers

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In February, you’ll find a variety of interesting documentaries from Liberty & Slavery: The Paradox of America’s Founding Fathers to Black Ballerina, special Sesame Street and Peg + Cat episodes for Valentine’s...

State Library Arbuthnot Lecture: Award-winning Author Jacqueline Woodson April 1

January 29, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The South Carolina State Library will host the annual 2017 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture featuring award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson on April 1, 2017 at the University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business. The event is free, but ticket is required for access.

Educators - Engaging, Creative and Free PD Provided by ETV

January 26, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide quality professional development workshops on diverse topics: mobile devices, 1 to many or 1 to 1, Webtools, online resources, and more … all to meet your needs! Schedule your training NOW for Winter, Spring or...

Learn with ETV - Teacher Recertification Courses Start Soon

January 24, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification courses are approved by SDE Office of Educator Services for SC educators. Over 50 courses offered for 20 renewal credits each, facilitated online/self-paced. Cost: $75 each. Plus, Natural History with Rudy Mancke for 60 renewal credits offered,...

Will Your Science Students Be Among the Next Generation of Cancer Researchers?

January 23, 2017 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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PBS LearningMedia and Stand Up To Cancer are proud to announce the Emperor Science Award program - a unique virtual mentoring program that pairs university-level research scientists with high school students, presenting an exciting opportunity for them to explore the world...

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