Education

EOC Reports: Resources Available for the Summer Months

March 26, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Education Oversight Committee logo

While the summer provides wonderful time for relaxation, the extra time can also unfortunately promote the summer slide for some students. The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) recommends these resources to share with students and families as they head out for the summer.

Anytime/Anywhere ETV Teacher Recertification Summer Courses

March 26, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
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It may be hot, but ETV provides a cool way for SC teachers to earn renewal credit! Learn and earn online from anywhere 24/7 … even at the beach or around the pool; in early daylight, dwindling twilight or late at night… with ETV Teacher Recertification online 20 renewal...

June on Knowitall

March 24, 2017 - Posted in Education by M. Brown
Images from featured content on Knowitall

Knowitall has Collections that are perfect for Summertime! Take a nice, cool Dive in…to Knowitall , explore Smart is Fun and find resources to safely enjoy the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse . In preparation for Ken Burns’ The Vietnam War coming Sept. 17, learn about our Wars...

ETV Highlights for June 2017

March 24, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Photo of soldiers standing in front of building circa 1910

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In June, don’t miss the special program celebrating the 100th anniversary of Fort Jackson entitled Victory Starts Here: Fort Jackson Centennial, 2017 SC Teacher of the Year Celebration naming the new SC Teacher of...

Winners of SC State Library's 'Young Minds Dreaming' Poetry Contest Announced

March 23, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Graphic from 2017 Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Featuring Jacqueline Woodson

Over 600 South Carolina students sent in original work for the SC State Library's "Young Minds Dreaming" Poetry Contest, but only nine made the cut to win.

Southern Campaign of the American Revolution Invades SC Classrooms

March 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by S. Folks
The Southern Campaign for the American Revolution

South Carolina’s role in the Revolutionary War comes to the classroom in new online resources produced by South Carolina ETV in conjunction with the National Park Service, The Self Foundation, and both the local and national chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution...

Schedule TODAY Your Summer PD with ETV: One or Multiple Days!

March 20, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
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ETV will provide customized Professional Development for your teachers this summer! It’s time NOW for SC schools and districts to Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist! Choose from seven full-day classes - provided at no cost - on a variety...

The Bad Kids Educator Webinar - Tuesday, March 21, 7:00-8:00 PM

March 15, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Graphic from Independent Lens The Bad Kids

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 – 8:00 pm Register here . Connect educators in your network with new resources for working with at-risk youth! Invite them to join us for a free educator webinar on Tues. March 21st , with Principal Vonda Viland, featured in the powerful, award-...

School’s Out, School’s In (for YOU!)

March 15, 2017 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
image of woman waking up

Teachers, woohoo, school’s out - time to sleep in! And maybe to cut back on coffee... But it’s not time to cut back on learning, and this summer you’re the student! Get going with a quick self-paced course and then deep-dive into a six-week facilitated course for credit...

Renew Yourself This Spring With PBS

March 13, 2017 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
Enroll now for spring courses!

Need to renew your teaching certificate this June or maybe just your teaching spirit? PBS has options for you! First, get those recertification credits covered with a PBS TeacherLine course beginning April 19; both Renewal and Graduate Credits are offered. Sample...

ETV Highlights for March 2017

March 9, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Nuremberg trial of Dr. Karl Brandt, Hitler's doctor and director of Nazi experiments on humans. Credit: PD / U.S. Signal Corps

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In March, you’ll find a diverse selection of specials to celebrate Women’s History Month, an unprecedented series of three programs that addresses civilians being targets of war crimes, plus new episodes in ETV...

ETV Features Women’s History Special Programs and Knowitall.org Resources!

March 9, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Featured content for Womens History Month on ETV and Knowitall

Women’s History Month is celebrated in March to highlight the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. ETV presents special programming and Knowitall.org offers great classroom resources, too! - On March 26 beginning at 3:00 p.m. , ETV will...

More on ETV StreamlineSC Service Update

February 28, 2017 - Posted in Education by D. Byrd
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TV has provided a wealth of free digital media to our SC schools for over a dozen years through StreamineSC. It will be ending after this current school year, but ETV will continue to make available free digital content and educational services as we look to the future!

EOC Seeking Teacher Comments about Computer Science by March 10

February 28, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
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The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is seeking teacher comments on behalf of the South Carolina General Assembly. Teachers are asked to participate in a short online survey to provide Information about their experience, training and interest level as it relates to...

Women’s History Month, South Carolina Day Resources on Knowitall

February 28, 2017 - Posted in Education by M. Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall for Women's History Month and South Carolina Day

Knowitall brings you the content you need for Women’s History Month, and it’s so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! From the American Revolution to the Civil Rights Era, and in fields from education, to medicine, to law, this month’s featured Collection brings stories...

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