November/December 2019 ETV program highlights

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Mormon Tabernacle Choir

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! Don’t miss Veteran’s Day programs and all the wonderful specials for the season, including a variety on PBS Kids! SCETV is your destination for learning!

Be our guest (blogger)

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
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SC educators, share your voice with your peers and beyond and be our guest blogger!

EOC: Is full-day 4K making a difference in readiness?

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

The General Assembly funds full-day, four-year-old kindergarten (4K). Children who are in poverty and who reside in school districts with the highest poverty rates in our state are eligible to attend a 4K program in a public school or participating private child care center...

Free courses for free time

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
woman relaxing on couch with a dog next to her and laptop on her lap

With the holidays, come a few days off work, woohoo! But before you fill all that time with shopping, cooking, and (let’s be real) catching up on sleep, plan a few hours to invest in yourself and your teaching career with a free self-paced course from PBS TeacherLine.

NEW renewal courses with Naturalist Rudy Mancke

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Rudy Mancke

Two NEW ETV Teacher Recertification online courses with renowned Naturalist Rudy Mancke , former host of ETV/PBS NatureScene for 25 years, will be offered for the first time in January 2020.

South Carolina ETV and EdVenture partner to host premiere event for 'Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum' November 7

October 30, 2019 - Posted in Education
Xavier Riddle

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the network is partnering with EdVenture Children’s Museum to host a series of activities on November 7 in conjunction with the upcoming premiere of the new PBS Kids series, “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.”...

What’s new in Education

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education graphic

Fall is here, and even though the Carolina temperatures don’t quite reflect that, some exciting things are underway for the new season.

SC African American History Calendar: November Honoree - Henrietta Snype

October 27, 2019 - Posted in Education
November 2019 Honoree Henrietta Snype

A true artist and craftswoman, Henrietta Snype is a master sweetgrass basket weaver and educator. She is devoted to the education and revival of a culture rich in tradition.

Carolina Classrooms: College and Career Readiness - VIEW ONLINE!

October 21, 2019 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
College and Career Readiness panel

Mark your calendar to tune in October 30 at 7 p.m. on SCETV when the topic on Carolina Classrooms is College and Career Readiness.

Meet the Helpers – New resource and community event!

October 20, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Meet the Helpers

Join us on Saturday, October 26, 11a.m. – 2 p.m., at SCETV’s main studios in Columbia for a free community engagement fair to promote Meet the Helpers.

Register by Oct. 21 for Fall renewal courses

October 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from Teacher Recertification Courses october 2019

Still 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.

Kindness, Acceptance, Inclusion

October 2, 2019 - Posted in Education 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...

Co-Creator of new PBS Kids series visits Columbia

October 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Xavier Riddle & the Secret Museum

A 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...

Scared of online learning?

October 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
image of skeleton with head on laptop

Think you’ll be bored to death? Think again with PBS TeacherLine!

Teaching gratitude and kindness using technology

October 1, 2019 - Posted in Education 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...