Education

Register by Oct. 21 for Fall renewal courses

By Bette Jamison

Images from Teacher Recertification Courses october 2019Still time to register for ETV Teacher Recertification Fall session! Offered are 20 renewal credit courses, approved for SC teachers by the SC Department of Education, facilitated online, self-paced, $75 each. Register by Oct. 21. Must complete work by Dec. 3.

Farm to School at Briggs Elementary

By Sean Flynn

Farm to School at Briggs Elementary"Making It Grow" visits Briggs Elementary School in Florence, SC to learn more about Farm at Briggs. While holding chickens, Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty and teacher Jeff Murrie talk about the garden and its purpose. Amanda also talks to the students about what they have learned and what they have enjoyed about working in the garden. Mr. Murrie is also a graduate of Clemson Extension’s School Gardening for SC Educators which is a horticulture-based program designed to help SC educators grow successful school gardens to address childhood obesity and improve academic outcomes.

Kindness, Acceptance, Inclusion

By Kimberly Singletary

Create a World without Bullying.Did you know that October is National Bullying Prevention Month? National Bullying Prevention Month is a campaign in the United States founded in 2006 by PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center. The campaign is held during the month of October and unites communities nationwide to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.

Navy SEAL Robert "Bob" Coggin - Apollo 8 Recovery Interview

By Andrew Davis

robert bob cogginThe South Carolina State Museum hosted a special screening of Robert Stone's " Chasing The Moon " on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Museum guests, and members of the SCETV Endowment alike came to see this special screening, and took advantage of the opportunity to speak with several guests of honor, including astronaut Charlie Duke. Earlier that afternoon, the museum hosted a meet-and-greet with two extraordinary South Carolinians who actively took part in the Apollo Program. These two gentlemen - Robert "Bob" Coggin, and Milt Putnam, served in the U.S. Navy, and took part in the recovery...

Photographer Milt Putnam - Apollo 11 Recovery Interview

By Andrew Davis

U.S. Navy photographer Milt Putnam shares his experiences with the recovery of Apollo 11.On the evening of Thursday, July 25, the South Carolina State Museum hosted a special screening of Robert Stone's " Chasing The Moon ." Museum guests, and members of the SCETV Endowment alike came to see this special screening, and took advantage of the opportunity to speak with several guests of honor, including astronaut Charlie Duke. Earlier that afternoon, the museum hosted a meet-and-greet with two extraordinary South Carolinians who actively took part in the Apollo Program. These two gentlemen - Robert "Bob" Coggin, and Milt Putnam, served in the U.S. Navy, and took part in the recovery...

Co-Creator of new PBS Kids series visits Columbia

By Stephanie Frazier

Xavier Riddle & the Secret MuseumA new PBS Kids Series, "Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum," debuts on November 11. The series is based on the children’s book series Ordinary People Change the World by New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer and illustrator Christopher Eliopoulos. Join us at EdVenture Museum on November 7 to meet Chris Eliopoulos, who is visiting Columbia as part of the series promo tour.

Teaching gratitude and kindness using technology

By Carla Jefferson

graphic image of words like "thank you", "gratitude", "appreciation" and more From our Educator Guest Blogger Series No doubt about it - being an educator can be extremely stressful. Admin, students and parents, oh my! Juggling the workload that comes from this work can be overwhelming. When consistently working in stressful situations, it is sometimes difficult to remember that despite the challenges we face - we have so many things to be thankful for. The kid who gives you the biggest of hugs as they walk out the door. The student who normally struggles in class but was spot on with their answer in small group. The student who gives you “just a bit” of trouble on...

PBS Kids - October 2019 Programming

MollyPBS KIDS’ October programming, including when to watch, is included below: MOLLY OF DENALI Kindness & Bullying Prevention Explore kindness and Alaska Native values like showing respect, sharing and taking care of others, with new episodes in this new PBS Kids series from October 7-11, 2019 “Northern Lights/Fiddlesticks” Premieres and streams October 7 “Turn on the Northern Lights” - When Trini confesses that she’s never seen the Northern Lights, Molly makes it her mission to show them to her. But after several sleepless nights, they still haven’t seen the Aurora Borealis. Can a little...

Fall is in full swing for Training & Research

By Salandra Bowman

Painting of tree limb holding a swing after leaves have turned gold in the fallAs promised, ETV Education is excited to launch our new Educational Workshop and Training Request Portal ! The portal includes a list of our new and re-designed training and workshop offerings. Remember that we do offer customized trainings. So, if our titles do not meet your PD needs, let us know and we will do our best to deliver.

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