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SC Lede: COVID-19 — Sen. Lindsey Graham, AKA 'Dr. TikTok'

August 4, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) visited Columbia, SC, August 3, 2020

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 4, 2020, features: Remarks from Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) about his plans for broadband expansion, election security, and the future of TikTok; Details about what digital tools small businesses are using to navigate the...

Charleston Sisters' Aversion to Slavery Fuels Fight for Women's Rights

August 4, 2020 - Posted in History by Victoria Hansen
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Lee Ann Bain talks excitedly as she darts from the sun to the shade along Charleston's sweltering city streets. There's hardly a bead of sweat forming on her face. Bain knows how to beat the heat. She's been giving walking tours for 11 years. Bain remembers studying to...

Struggling to Re-Open Economy

August 4, 2020 - Posted in Business by Alfred Turner
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With the re-opening of the economy and the resurgence of the virus this summer, hopes for better times ahead have been delayed. Is restarting the economy becoming more and more reliant on a vaccine? Mike Switzer interviews Bruce Yandle, Dean Emeritus at the College of...

Storytime with SCETV: A Pocket for Corduroy

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education
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A Pocket for Corduroy Written and Illustrated by: Don Freeman | Read by: Traci Cooper This irresistible childhood classic is a delightful sequel to the original, well-loved tale Corduroy. This charming story takes readers into a multi-ethnic, urban neighborhood Laundromat,...

Tropical Storm Isaias Expected to Strengthen; Hurricane Warnings Issued

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Isaias is on approach to the Palmetto State and there is a good chance it will be a hurricane when it makes landfall late Monday evening. The National Hurricane Center posted Hurricane Warnings from South Santee River northward in anticipation of hurricane force winds...

“Cat in the Hat” and all things STEM

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
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Join us on August 19 for a session that incorporates a children’s favorite, “The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That.” Show producer, Lawrence “Larry” Mirkin, as well as an all-star lineup of presenters, will talk about how the series can be used to support learning in...

Datacasting offers learning delivery options to students without broadband

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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SCETV continues work with districts around the state to explore datacasting technology.

Back to school – Monitor and adjust your lesson plans

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Sharla Brown
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This time of year teachers are usually reporting back to schools. Those first days back at school are filled with meetings (faculty, department, and team), moving into a new classroom or if you’re lucky, only having to redesign your entire classroom from last year. There...

Storytime with ETV debut

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Storytime with South Carolina ETV

Storytime with South Carolina ETV is a new online series that promotes the love of reading and literary stories connected to our great state. The series will include stories about historical figures and South Carolina geography, coming of age narratives, and a few classics...

August 2020 - The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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This month on Knowitall, we’ll feature the “heart and soul” of Knowitall – our Series and Collections – that facilitate learning all year long! If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find!We’ll also spotlight some of our new...

Tasty bites for summer learning

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
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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!

ETV Teacher Recertification: Next session, new renewal courses!

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification offers a variety of courses that earn 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). ELA, science, social studies, the arts, career education, natural history, and general education courses offered in 5 sessions throughout the year: Fall, Winter,...

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...

7 cool STEM activities for teachers and parents

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Warren Wise
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From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Warren Wise, recently named a PBS Digital Innovator All-Star, kicks off our 2020-21 Guest Blog Series with a twist - a video blog, or vlog if you will! In the video, Wise shares seven STEM activities teachers and parents can use in the...

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...

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