Education

Storytime with SCETV: The Day Dennis Lost His Whoo!

July 10, 2020 - Posted in Education
Benjamin Brown

The Day Dennis Lost His Whoo! Written By : Benjamin Brown & Kimberlie Davis | Illustrated By : David Jackson Read By : Benjamin Brown About the Author: Benjamin Brown, 13, is a 2020 South Carolina Junior Scholar who enjoys gaming, golf, traveling, recycling and...

Storytime with SCETV: Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise

July 6, 2020 - Posted in Education
Jessica Easterbrook

Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise Written and Illustrated By: David Ezra Stein Read by: Jessica Easterbrook It’s homework time for the little red chicken, who has just learned about something every good story should have: an elephant of surprise. Or could it...

Storytime with SCETV: The Construction Alphabet Book

July 3, 2020 - Posted in Education
Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large

The Construction Alphabet Book By: Jerry Pallotta | Illustrated By: Rob Bolster Read by: Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large A is for Aerial lift. B is for Backhoe. C is for Cement Mixer. Rock crushers, jackhammers, and wrecking balls tear up the pages of this...

Storytime with SCETV: Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

June 29, 2020 - Posted in Education
Jennifer Pinckney holding the children's book, Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully

Chester Raccoon and the Big Bad Bully By: Audrey Penn | Illustrated By: Barbara Gibson Read by: Jennifer Pinckney Chester is afraid to go to school because he doesn't want to be bullied by a mean badger. After some wise words from his mother, though, Chester and the other...

Storytime with SCETV: P is for Palmetto

June 26, 2020 - Posted in Education
Molly Spearman

P is for Palmetto: A South Carolina Alphabet By : Carol Crane | Illustrations By : Mary Whyte Read by : Molly Spearman, SC Superintendent of Education P is for Palmetto is a collection of evocative pages of watercolor that covers this beautiful southeastern state from A to...

Bright by Text

June 25, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Bright by Text Contest

Subscribe to Bright by Text and you could win an ETV swag pack, a PBS Kids Tablet, or a personal guest appearance from ETV’s mascot, Smart Cat. To subscribe to the service, text “SCETV” to 274448 . To be considered for one of the prizes, interested persons must subscribe to...

ETV Teacher Recertification: Still time to register for Summer + free offer!

June 23, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher sitting on beach with laptop

Still time to register for ETV Teacher Recertification SUMMER session! Plus, take advantage of our FREE offer for this Summer session. Earn renewal credit … at your own pace from anywhere, anytime 24/7!

SCETV Statement on Race and Curriculum Resources

June 23, 2020 - Posted in Education
Diverse hands create a heart together

SCETV is committed to access, equity, and meeting the needs of 21 st century learners. We are currently working to review all of our educational resources with the hopes of removing and/or updating any that could be viewed as insensitive or as omitting critical historical...

Summer renewal and graduate credit courses

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Education
Summer courses begin June 10

Ah summer..., sunny days and chill vibes. Stay relaxed while also staying on target with your PD needs with an online course from PBS TeacherLine.

Parents and Teachers - How to Talk Honestly with Kids about Racism + New Resources

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
How to Talk Honestly with Kid about Racism

In the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd and in the midst of protests around the country, we’re again left wondering what we should say to our children about racism in America. What is too much? What is not enough? What if they’re too young and we scare them? What if...

July on Knowitall.org - Check Out Our Series and Collections and Go!

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in July 2020

…Without Leaving the Comfort of Your Favorite Chair!

Storytime with SCETV: No Fear for Freedom

June 22, 2020 - Posted in Education
Dr. Rosalyn Clark Artis

No Fear for Freedom: The Story of the Friendship 9 By: Kimberly P Johnson | Illustrations By: Vanessa J. Thompson Read by: Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis, President of Benedict College Many of the icons of the Civil Rights Movement will never be forgotten. However, we must also...

Storytime with SCETV: Flash and Fancy

June 19, 2020 - Posted in Education
Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large

Flash and Fancy: An Otter Adventure on the Waccamaw River By: Tom Doran and Christine Thomas Doran | Illustrator: Nancy Van Buren Read by: Richard Cohn, ETV Commission Chairman At-Large A tale of rescue, survival, and the unlikely friendship that develops between two young...

South Carolina ETV to honor 11 women leaders in second year of 'Women Vision SC' initiative

June 18, 2020 - Posted in Education
Women Vision SC honorees

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the return of its “Women Vision SC” initiative, which is recognizing 11 women leaders from across the state in a television program airing July 2 at 8:30 p.m. Made possible in part with support from BlueCross...

Storytime with SCETV: All Around Town

June 15, 2020 - Posted in Education
Dinah Johnson holding All Around Town book

All Around Town: The Photographs of Richard Samuel Roberts By: Dinah Johnson | Read by: Dinah Johnson This special picture book offers a window into the African American community of Columbia, South Carolina, during the early twentieth century. While the town is specific,...

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