Education

ETV Will Come to You! Plan Now … Free Technology Workshops at Your School

By Bette Jamison

Teachers in computer class

ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are FREE for South Carolina public, charter, private, home schools, and higher education pre-service teachers. We encourage you to look at the current ETV PD Workshop offerings and contact SCETV to set up a workshop for your teachers.

reTHINKING Literacy for the 21st Century Learner: Report Released

By Bette Jamison

EOC Report - reThinking Literacy for the 21st Century Learner

 

The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has issued the final report from the August 7, 2018 Symposium, “reTHINKING Literacy for the 21st Century Learner.”

The report is available for download and dissemination. National experts Drs. Timothy Shanahan, Stacey Leftwich, and Marilyn Adams came to South Carolina to discuss strategies for solving the language, reading, and literacy problem in the state.

ETV Education: LearningWhy, Carolina Classrooms + More

LearningWhy, ETV SreamlineSC and Carolina Classrooms from ETV Education

 

SCETV’s innovative LearningWhy offers complete Pre-K-12 project-based, 1-to-1 and traditional classroom lessons, all vetted and editable.

Designed to promote student achievement and meet the needs of our SC educators, this newest of ETV’s free services is available to ALL South Carolina educators - public, private, charter, virtual or home schools.

 

Penultimate | Endowment Intern Rebecca

By Rebecca Dymock

Waterfall

This week has been another busy one. As next week is my 10th and final week here at ETV, I have been working to make sure I get as many projects done as I can. I have been editing away and hope to get a few more stories out before I leave. I cannot believe how many videos I have been able to create in just 10 weeks! I feel so much more comfortable completing a project from start to finish because of all of the practice I have had this summer. On Thursday, I even went on my very first unsupervised shoot!

Roads Less Travelled | Endowment Intern Jenna

By Jenna Schiferl

Jenna in Walhalla

The past few days at ETV were full of new experiences. At the end of last week, I drove to Charleston with Aimee Crouch, Lynn Cornfoot, and Titus Davis to interview Michael Arad, architect of the World Trade Center memorial. Arad created a design plan for a memorial dedicated to the nine members of the Mother Emanuel AME church who were killed by white supremacist Dylann Roof in 2015. Prior to the interview, I researched Arad and drafted some questions to ask, some of which Aimee used!

A Bittersweet Goodbye | Endowment Intern Raven

By Raven Furber

Raven and Libby

As I wrap up my time as an ETV Endowment intern, I can easily say that I wouldn’t trade this experience for anything. Within the past two years, I’ve had two different experiences with SCETV. Both have been amazing. This time around, I was able to develop a different set of skills, which I know will further my future greatly. I hope one day to work as a PR professional and knowing how to create digital content will give me a competitive edge that other students my age will not have.

Promoting STEM Education

By Mike Switzer

Guarav Sangal

Most people are aware of the many efforts in the education sector over the past several years to increase and improve our children’s exposure to science, technology, engineering, and math: known as STEM so that eventually, maybe more high school graduates might consider one of those career fields where demand remains high.  Our next guest has decided to turn his STEM experience into an entrepreneurial venture to further this educational trend.

Mike Switzer interviews Gaurav Sangal, a franchisee of STEM for Kids in Columbia, SC.

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