Education

Apply for the 2019 WhatWorksSC Award by April 30!

April 6, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Farm to Belly, winner of the 2018 WhatWorksSC Award

The Riley Institute at Furman University is accepting submissions for the annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award, given each fall to a program that is making a difference for our public school students and has data to support its success.

South Carolina Future Minds: Announcing SC's First STEM Educator of the Year!

April 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from STEM Educator of the Year event

Middle School Science Teacher from Richland School District Two Named South Carolina's First STEM Educator of the Year!

Reconstruction Virtual Classroom Event with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Now Available On-Demand

April 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Reconstruction Virtual Classroom Live Streaming Event, with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., April 5th at 8:30 AM

In support of Henry Louis Gates’ debut of the Reconstruction: America After the Civil War documentary.

Share Your Voice – Educator Survey & Listening Sessions

March 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education logo

Each year, through the Annual Educator Survey , ETV Education provides an opportunity for SC teachers, staff and administrators to provide input on the types of services and resources that would benefit you, our valued South Carolina educators.

Need Credit by June 30 … SC Teachers Learn & Earn with ETV!

March 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher at laptop sipping coffee and smiling

SC Teachers … earn your renewal credit around YOUR schedule in the comfort of YOUR own home with ETV Teacher Recertification ! Over 50 courses, including several NEW offerings – each approved by State Department of Education for 20 renewal credits, facilitated online/self-...

April Is National Autism Awareness Month

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Shot from Sesame Street - Meet Julia

The See Amazing in All Children Initiative was created to promote awareness and acceptance of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Sesame Street debuted their first autistic character in April 2018.

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

On February 11, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) received a report on the five pilot school districts participating in the first eLearning Pilot Initiative. These districts eliminated make-up days from their school calendars, opting instead to operate eLearning days...

SC African American History Calendar - April Honorees: Ethel and Maxie Gordon

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC African American History Calendar for April - Ethel and Maxie Gordon

For more than 40 years, Drs. Maxie S. and Ethel M. Gordon championed desegregation. The Gordons contributed across a multitude of platforms: First Calvary Baptist Church, Benedict College, Morris College, the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., the NAACP, the S.C. Human...

ETV Program Highlights for April 2019

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Photo from Reconstruction: American After the Civil War

April provides a wide array of interesting programs for teachers and students! Innovative PBS KIDS programs on ETV encourage our children to explore the outdoors! Don’t miss Holocaust Remembrance, Easter and Earth Day specials, plus Reconstruction: America After the Civil...

Carolina Classrooms: Applying for College - Available Online Now!

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Carolina Classrooms: Applying for College Panelist

Carolina Classrooms: Applying for College airs March 27, 7:00 – 8:00 PM on SCETV. The hour-long program features an important panel discussion with the Commission on Higher Education and admissions representatives from South Carolina colleges and universities. These...

March into Spring: NEW ETV Teacher Recertification Course

March 25, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Two women power walking

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...

March 2019 on Knowitall.org

March 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Womens History Collection, National Nutrition Month, World Storytelling Day and South Carolina Day

Women’s History & National Nutrition Month Plus South Carolina Day Resources & More on Knowitall.org! Knowitall brings you an abundance of content for Women’s History and National Nutrition Month —and it’s all so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! We also have...

Recertify with Only 1 or 2 Courses

March 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
smiling teacher standing in classroom

Need to renew your teaching certificate this June? Whether you're starting from scratch or have some credits already, you can earn all the credits you need with only one or two '45-hr' courses from PBS TeacherLine!

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day!

March 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by Angela Wingard
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day!.

The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back! The hugely popular Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!, based on the #1 PBS KIDS TV series, has delighted live audiences on stages across the country. Now, in its fourth year of touring, your favorite...

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...

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