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State House Daybook: March 5, 2019

March 5, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place...

Were You in High School in 1960? Researchers Think Your Early Education Could Shed Light on Aging

March 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Thelisha Eaddy
Were You in High School in 1960

The “Lincoln School” was the first public school for black students in Sumter. The school was built in the late 1800s and started as a frame cottage with four classrooms. By the 1950’s, the school acquired an additional twenty classrooms, a cafeteria, a gymnasium, a library...

SC Lede: It's Academic - House Education Bill Debate

March 5, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson speaks with Seanna Adcox (l) and Maayan Schechter in the SC Public Radio studios on Monday, March 4, 2019.

On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The State's Maayan Schechter and The Post and Courier's Seanna Adcox to discuss the education reform package hitting the floor of the South Carolina House of Represenatives this week for debate. The...

Write Down Your Goals and Limitations

March 5, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Most people know what they are trying to accomplish with their investment portfolio: retirement, new house, fund some charities. But our next guest says these goals can be elusive if you don’t have a written document that outlines your objectives and limitations. Mike...

ETV FREE Technology Training for Summer - Schedule NOW!

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Education provides engaging, innovative technology training at NO COST to your school or district! Now it the time to schedule one or more days this summer with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist. Choose from seven full-day classes on a variety of technology...

Apply for the Riley Institute’s 2019 WhatWorksSC Award!

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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Apply for the Riley Institute’s 2019 WhatWorksSC Award! Thousands of South Carolinians wake up and go to work with the sole purpose of improving the educational outcomes – and lives – of the more than 750,000 public school students in the state often in the face of...

EOC: Family-Friendly Resources Available in Spanish

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC: Family-friendly Resources Available in Spanish

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has created a Guide to the School and District Report Cards , providing an overview and explanation of key performance indicators of South Carolina’s 2018 School and District Report Cards released in November 2018. The document has...

March into Spring: NEW ETV Teacher Recertification Course

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV provides quality professional development for South Carolina educators, continuing its strong commitment to education. ETV Teacher Recertification offers 50 online courses, PLUS one NEW course . ALL courses approved by the SC Department of Education for 20 renewal...

ETV Program Highlights for March 2019

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
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March provides a wide array of interesting programs for teachers and students! In March, you’ll find two great specials, Curious George Swings into Spring and the new Sesame Street: The Magical Wand Chase ! Don’t miss ETV’s Carolina Classrooms: Applying for College March 27...

TWISC: Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman on Education Reform Bills

March 4, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Tara Shepherd
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State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman sits down with host Gavin Jackson to discuss the state of education and the most recent debate on the state omnibus education bill that will be debated in the House next week. Highlights: School consolidation, increasing...

Winter Flower Arrangements

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Winter Flower Arrangements

Katie Dickson of Moore Farms Botanical Garden has transformed the downtown horticulture of Lake City from boring to dramatically engaging. She brings material she gathered after freezing temperatures to give us ideas on how we can plan our winter garden to provide material...

Botanical Valentine Treats

March 2, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Botanical Valentine Treats

For Valentines’ Day, Education Program Coordinator Allison Jones from the SC Botanical Garden visited the "Making It Grow" kitchen to show us how to make special Valentine treats along with some young helpers. The first one involved decorating sugar cookies with edible...

Cinnamon-Honey Granola Bars

March 1, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Cinnamon-Honey Granola Bars

Clemson Extension Health Agents Shana Madden and Danielle McFall share facts about cinnamon being used as a dietary supplement. They also answer questions about this spice as how it may or may not relate to diabetes and lowering blood sugar. In addition, they show us how to...

Bills to Restrict Authority of Local Governments and Education Reform Debated at the State House

March 1, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Russ McKinney
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The S.C. General Assembly is attempting to exert its authority over local governments in this year’s legislative session. The House of Representatives this week passed and sent to the Senate a bill that would stop local governments from passing regulations on cigarettes and...

Coming to PBS - March 2019

February 28, 2019 - Posted in SCETV
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Women History Month AMERICAN MASTERS “Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives” (Friday, March 1, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) Experience the power of song in the struggle for equality through the story of feminist singer and activist Holly Near, who for the last 40 years has worked on...

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