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Tasty bites for summer learning

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
image of bite-sized fruit selections next to a pool with the words "Assorted and free) PBS TeacherLine self-paced courses"

Take your pick and refresh yourself! PBS TeacherLine 'bite-sized' self-paced courses are perfect for gaining new teaching ideas and inspiration. Even cooler - they're all FREE!

August 2020 ETV Program Highlights

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Great Performances - Much Ado About Nothing

PBS KIDS in August - “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” A week of all-new episodes kicks off Season 5 of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. Follow Daniel and his friends on their adventures at school as they learn about substitute teachers, fire drills, naptime, patience and what to...

EOC seeks feedback on SC’s accountability system

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversuight Committee

The SC General Assembly requires the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) to review the state’s education accountability system in 2020. While an advisory group has been working this year on evaluating the current system and looking forward, the group is seeking feedback...

Cathy Hughes | Women Vision SC Podcast

August 3, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Linda O'Bryon
Cathy Hughes

Shortly after Cathy Hughes joined The Times and Democrat in Orangeburg in 1972, she got a call from the society editor who said, “Cathy, The Times and Democrat’s on fire.” Hughes and her husband rushed to the paper and along with staff members watched as smoke came out of...

Tropical Storm Isaias Maintaining its Strength

August 2, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Athena Masson
Tropical Storm Isaias

Tropical Storm Isaias continues to maintain maximum sustained wind speeds of 70 mph as of Sunday evening 55 miles southeast of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Isaias has a chance of further strengthening back into a Catgeory 1 hurricane before it approaches the coastlines of South...

Free workshop on Social and Emotional Skills

August 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Graphic featuring Marc Brackett Workshop

Educators and the general public are invited to join us for a free virtual workshop on August 5 focusing on the social and emotional skills necessary to cope with these uncertain times. SCETV and the Social Emotional Learning Alliance for South Carolina are excited to...

Tropical Storm Watches and Warnings Issued for the South Carolina Coastline Ahead of Isaías

August 1, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Dr. Athena Masson
Tropical Storm Isaias Track

Update as of 9:30 AM Sunday Tropical Storm Warnings are in effect from South Santee River southward, including Charleston, Beaufort, and Hilton Head Island ahead of the likely arrival of Tropical Storm Isaias. Tropical Storm Watches are now posted for the Grand Strand...

Isaias drawing closer to the Southeast U.S. coast

August 1, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Isaias Track

Hurricane Isaias is moving northwestward putting it on a course to draw very near or over the east coast of Florida Saturday night through Sunday before turning northward to near the South Carolina coast Monday afternoon and evening. As of the mid-morning Saturday advisory...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Six Feet, Isaias! Social Distance!

August 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Hurricane Isaias at 3 pm on July 31, 2020.

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 1, 2020, features: details on the economic outlook of our country amidst the worst quaterly GDP rate in the post-war era; insight on DHEC's pandemic response; the latest South Carolina forecast for Hurricane Isaias; and...

Made Here | What the Fries?!

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Business by Kaitlyn Cannon
What the Fries Food Truck

What the Fries is a food truck that serves the Charlotte area. Co-owners Jamie Barnes and Gregory Williams started the food truck 5 years ago, after entering a food truck show on Food Network . Both Barnes and Williams have chef backgrounds and decided it was the perfect...

How well do you know South Carolina?

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Local by Julia Roach
How well do you know SC

One great attraction people find to South Carolina is the amazing small towns that make up this great state. Each town has an extremely unique history, making South Carolina a special place to call home. How well do you know these small towns, though? Maybe you live in one...

Storytime with SCETV: The Day You Begin

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Education
Bre Wilson reading

The Day You Begin By: Jacqueline Woodson | Illustrated By: Rafael López Read By: Bre Wilson There will be times when you walk into a room and no one there is quite like you. There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it's how you look or talk, or where you're from;...

Isaias Strengthens into a Hurricane; Uncertainty Remains on Track Near South Carolina

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Isaias Forecast Track

11 AM Update: Isaias is still a Category 1 hurricane, although maximum sustained winds have weakened slightly, to 75 mph. The center of Isaias is about 300 miles southeast of Nassau, and storm motion has slowed a bit, to 16 mph. Isaias is expected to continue slowing down...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, August 2020

July 31, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Anthony Padgett
Palmetto Perspectives Host, Moderator and Panel

Fred Rogers, better known by millions of public television viewers as Mister Rogers, once said, “the best thing we can do for each other is to listen with our ears and our hearts and to be assured that our questions are just as important as our answers." Describing the...

South Carolina African American History Calendar: August Honoree - Joe Neal

July 30, 2020 - Posted in History by Andrew Davis
South Carolina African American History Calendar:  August Honoree - Joe Neal

Rev. Neal was a compassionate force who gave voice to the voiceless and stood tall for those who could not. In addition to being the co-chair of the South Carolina Progressive Network, Neal was also a member of the NAACP, the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., and many other...