Education

Uncompromising Activist: Richard Greener, First Black Professor at USC

October 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Alfred Turner
Richard T. Greener, circa 1900; by J. H. Cunningham. In The Colored American, February 24, 1900.

Richard T. Greener, circa 1900; by J. H. Cunningham. In The Colored American, February 24, 1900. Credit The Colored American, February 24, 1900 / Library of Congress/Chronicling America (Originally broadcast 06/01/18) - Richard Theodore Greener (1844–1922) was a renowned...

FREE Training on Webtools, iPads, Google & ETV Resources

October 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers on laptops and tablets

SCETV Education provides FREE technology training at your location . Our training service is available to South Carolina public, private, charter schools, and home school associations. We are also available to do presentations for colleges/pre-service teachers. ETV's...

Explore PBS TeacherLine Fall Course Options

October 22, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Woman on computer smiling

This fall, PBS TeacherLine is offering renewal and graduate credit courses to begin on October 10, November 7, and December 5, 2018. Choose the course and start date that works best for you! Course options include several ELA courses, including R2S-approved RDLA152, plus a...

NEW … ETV Education’s Educator Guest Blogger Series

October 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
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ETV Education’s new Educator Guest Blogger Series , featuring South Carolina educators recognized for innovation in the classroom, kicked-off in August! Our guest bloggers include additional PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator winners, educators who earn the new PBS Media...

PBS KIDS - New Halloween Programming, Games and Activities for Families and Teachers

October 7, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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PBS KIDS Kicks Off October with New Halloween Programming, Games and Activities for Families and Teachers. New episodes and returning favorites premiere on-air and on streaming platforms, including the all-new WILD KRATTS: CREEPY CREATURES on Monday, October 22

October 2018 on Knowitall.org

October 4, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in October on Knowitall.org

This month, we have nine new Knowitall Tutorials that we hope will be helpful in using Knowitall.org ! These tutorials have been created to assist you in these areas: (1) Introduction , (2) Searching , (3) Subjects , (4) Series , (5) Collections , (6) Teacher Resources , (7...

2018 Gubernatorial Debates Announced

October 3, 2018 - Posted in Education by Gavin Jackson
Republican Gov. Henry McMaster, left, and Democratic state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia

South Carolina ETV and The Post and Courier will co-host two gubernatorial debates and one lieutenant governor debate later this month. Republican Gov. Henry McMaster will face off against Democratic challenger state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia, at the Francis Marion...

South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia – New Design and User Experience!

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of new South Carolina's PBS LearningMedia

South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia,... Your source for national content including valuable PBS programs and segments for educational use, has been redesigned to enable you to “ Bring the World into YOUR Classroom !” SCETV and PBS have curated FREE, standards aligned videos...

ETV Program Highlights for October 2018

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Photo from Losing Lambert: A Journey Through Survival & Hope from American Public Television

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In October, we continue The Great American Read and premiere the new PBS series Jamestown from the producers of Downton Abbey. Don’t miss Shakespeare Uncovered , ETV’s Palmetto Scene with stories of local interest...

reTHINKING Literacy for the 21st Century Learner: Report Released

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC Report - reThinking Literacy for the 21st Century Learner

The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has issued the final report from the August 7, 2018 Symposium, “reTHINKING Literacy for the 21 st Century Learner.” The report is available for download and dissemination. National experts Drs. Timothy Shanahan, Stacey Leftwich,...

Ideas for Teachers to Incorporate Digital Citizenship into Their Instruction

September 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Ashley Fort
Teacher in front of classroom of students with tablets

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Many teachers feel overwhelmed by everything they already have to do in the classroom each day and can’t imagine having to do one more thing! Many teachers using technology complain about the management aspect of 1:1 initiatives...

Easily Accessible, Affordable, Content-Rich Renewal Courses

September 27, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification offers courses in ELA, science, social studies, the arts, career education, natural history, and more … to meet your SC teaching license renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit). Cost: $75 each. Courses approved by...

Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable - Available Online Now!

September 26, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Young woman holding school books and holding out money

Kicking off the new season in ETV’s Carolina Classrooms series is our annual Making College Affordable special on September 26, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Financial aid professionals from colleges and agencies across the state will explain the various types of aid available and offer...

A Message from PBS Kids Concerning Changes in Technology

September 24, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Graphic from PBS Kids marketing and Communications

A majority of web browsers have stopped supporting Flash in preparation for Adobe’s plan to completely retire Flash by 2020. Currently, over 80% of traffic to PBSKIDS.org comes from Flash-blocked browsers. PBS KIDS will start retiring all Flash content in October 2018,...

September 2018 on Knowitall.org

September 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Knowitall content featured in September 2018

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 we celebrate Constitution Day . We also take a moment to...

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