Karen Hermann

Mental Health First Aid

By Karen Hermann

Entramce to Easley high SchoolMental Health First Aid Mental Health America’s 2020 report on The State of Mental Health in America ranked South Carolina 48th out of 51 citing a higher prevalence of mental illness, and lower rates of access to care. South Carolina ranked 50th out of 51 in the category of youth with a major depressive event who did not receive treatment. Here is a link to the full study - https://www.mhanational.org/issues/mental-health-america-youth-data Thanks to a partnership with Prisma Health, students at Easley High School in Pickens County are being taught mental health first aid. They are learning...

Meet the Helpers - Who was your favorite teacher?

By Karen Hermann

Richland County Sheriffs Deputies pose with SCETV mascot Smart CatEven the helpers have had helpers in their lives! Educators guide their students through more than just the curriculum they teach. Support and encouragement can mean as much as grades. Who was your favorite teacher? Who inspired you?

Carolina Classrooms: School Climate - View online!

By Karen Hermann

Carolina Classrooms graphic in classroom with kids and teacher working on a projectOur Carolina Classrooms: School Climate from February 26 is now available online! Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children.

Jazz for Young People

By Karen Hermann

Jazz music education program for students at Koger Center, Columbia, SCThe Koger Center partnered with ColaJazz to bring a musical experience to some summer campers from the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Midlands and Kershaw County. Musicians Mark Rapp and Eboni Ramm say music is educational and being in a band builds teamwork and other soft skills. Watch the full episode: Education Highlights in South Carolina

Carolina Classrooms: STEAM - Watch Online!

By Karen Hermann

Carolina Classrooms - Oakdale studentsIt’s the time of year to give thanks and the "Carolina Classrooms" team has plenty to be grateful for this year! SC students and educators are always at the top of the list, along with you, our viewers, and to show our appreciation we’ve got a very special episode of "Carolina Classrooms" planned for November 27 at 7 p.m. Produced by ETV Education, this series provides information on K-12 education in our state.

Carolina Classrooms: Teach Like Finland (Watch Online)

By Karen Hermann

Finland classroomOn August 28 at 7:00-7:30 p.m., ETV’s Carolina Classrooms will feature a special that looks into best practices as we continue to address key issues facing our South Carolina schools. Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents, and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Finland’s educational system is having immense success with teacher retention and student academic achievement. SCETV, in partnership with the Riley Institute, visited Finland to delve deeper into their best practices as part of a broader conversation about the challenges...

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