Education

New fall ETV Teacher Recertification courses + free offer!

September 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification offers a variety online courses to meet your SC teaching license renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit). All courses approved by the SC Department of Education for SC teachers, facilitated online and self-paced...

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
Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in September 2020

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 ,...

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
male teen student reaching for a book off library shelf

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
Great Performances - Romeo and Juliet

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
Screen shot of Datacasting page on SCETV.org website

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
SC Education Oversight Committee graphic

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...

SC Forestry Commission: Free environmental education virtual field trips for elementary students

August 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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SC Forestry Commission Education Staff have developed virtual field trips of the environmental education programs offered at Harbison State Forest.

2020 Constitution Day James Otis Lecture: Sept. 14 at 11 a.m.

August 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Portrait of James Otis - James Otis Lecture Series

The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day .

Storytime with SCETV: Grandpa Green

August 28, 2020 - Posted in Education
Deborah Cox reading Grandpa Green

Grandpa Green Written and Illustrated By: Lane Smith Read By: Tamara Cox Grandpa Green wasn't always a gardener. He was a farmboy and a kid with chickenpox and a soldier and, most of all, an artist. In this captivating new picture book, readers follow Grandpa Green's great-...

Storytime with SCETV: The Iridescence of Birds

August 24, 2020 - Posted in Education
 Shirley Mack Bell

The Iridescence of Birds: A Book About Henri Matisse Written By: Patricia MacLachlan | Illustrated By: Hadley Hooper | Read by: Shirley Mack Bell If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be...

Storytime with SCETV: The Best Class Pictures Ever!

August 21, 2020 - Posted in Education
The Best Class Pictures Ever!

The Best Class Pictures Ever! Written and Illustrated By: Denis Roche Read By: Martha Hearn and Kathleen Pennyway It's class picture day, and Class 202 is in an uproar. There's chaos everywhere. And worst of all, the class has no permanent teacher. Olivia is so upset that...

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