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South Carolina Public Radio announces schedule updates

September 2, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio
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COLUMBIA, S.C. – SC Public Radio has announced plans to update its schedule. Due to limitations caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, three SC Public Radio programs will be leaving the airwaves in September: “Live from Here” on September 13; “Chamber Music from Spoleto...

Will the 4th Quarter Show a Significant Economic Rebound?

September 2, 2020 - Posted in Business by Alfred Turner
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Now that we’re six months into the economic crisis caused by the pandemic, are our national and state economies responding as expected? Mike Switzer interviews Frank Hefner, Director Office of Economic Analysis and Professor of Economics at the College of Charleston .

Are you a third grade teacher?

September 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
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Carolina Classrooms is SCETV’s online and on TV education program that highlights K-12 and higher education stories from around the state. We celebrate South Carolina educators and students who work hard and study hard every day.

At-Home Learning resumes next month

September 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Famuly viewing At-Home Learning on South Carolina ETV

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, SCETV and the SC Department of Education collaborated to create an At-Home Learning initiative. Through this effort, SCETV modified programming on the main channel to include standard-aligned, educational programming. This service was...

September 2020 on Knowitall.org

September 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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This month, we share content for International Literacy Day through our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection , and we remember our heroes from September 11, 2001 . We explore our Hispanic Heritage and share numerous resources for International Day of Democracy ,...

A Counter Protest from History and the Rebirth of a Fabled Rock Hill Restaurant

September 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan
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One could make much of the timing of Chef Rob Masone’s next big food venture, seeing that it just happens to intersect with a moment that’s brought us both a pandemic and a major conversation about the meaning and breadth of race and racism in the United States. The moment...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — September 1st, AKA March 185th

September 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for September 1, 2020, we discuss the Palmetto State’s current economic situation, break down the additional money lawmakers will have for upcoming budget negotiations, continue our look at the mental health of medical...

Beaufort Suffragist Shared Gullah Folklore and Educated Black Children

September 1, 2020 - Posted in History by Victoria Hansen
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Anne Christensen Pollitzer lives at the end of a dirt road on Saint Helena Island. The view from her back porch is as stunning as her story. White egrets wade along the marsh as Anne unfolds two large, cardboard displays beside her, spreading them out like wings. Each is...

SC African American History Calendar: September Honoree – Xanthene Norris

August 31, 2020 - Posted in History by Mimi Wortham-Brown
SC African American History Calendar:    September Honoree – Xanthene Norris

As an educator and community leader, Xanthene Sayles Norris has established an exemplary career of public service and civic engagement. Born in Winston Salem, N.C., Norris grew up and attended public schools in Greenville, S.C. She graduated from Sterling High School in...

Knowitall and LearningWhy become one

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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Two of our premiere educational resources are merging! Starting in October, SCETV will place all content from LearningWhy.org on the Knowitall.org web site. Users will be able to find all of our great content and lesson plans in one central location. Knowitall.org will...

Developing life-long readers

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Sherri Moye
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From our Educator Guest Blogger Series “I haven’t read a book since middle school!” “I haven’t read one since elementary!” “I used SparkNotes, and I passed all of my tests.” We’ve all heard those comments when asking students what they last read. Every year teachers...

September 2020 ETV Program Highlights

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
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PBS Kids Adjusts Schedule for Fall - The schedule for children’s programming on SCETV is changing this fall. Aimed at providing a wide variety of series addressing different curriculum areas for both older and younger kids, the revised schedule will go into effect Monday,...

Datacasting offers learning delivery options to students without broadband

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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SCETV continues work with districts around the state to explore datacasting technology.

EOC Releases Analysis of 2019 KRA Results

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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This summer, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) released a report on the 2019 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA) administration:

Storytime with SCETV: Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe

August 31, 2020 - Posted in Education
Storytime with SCETV

Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe Written and Read By: Jo Watson Hackl Illustrated By: Gilbert Ford How far would you go to find something that might not even exist? All her life, Cricket’s mama has told her stories about a secret room painted by a mysterious artist. Now...

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