Education

Try Out Our Interactives on Knowitall Media!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Images from Interactives on Knowitall Media

Yes, we now have Interactives on Knowitall Media! Much of the content that was previously available on the original Knowitall.org has been updated and is now available on Knowitall Media ! There is also some very exciting NEW content to explore! Take just a few minutes now...

July 14: Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House!

July 1, 2016 - Posted in Education
Kids State Dinner photo

Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' "State Dinner " streams live from the White House Thursday! THIS THURSDAY, the 56 winners of the 2016 Healthy Lunchtime Challenge will attend the Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House. The event will be live-streamed, beginning at...

Make Summer Reading a Breeze with PBS LearningMedia!

June 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Between the Lions graphic

Inspire Students to "Get Wild about Reading!" Help your students develop a voracious appetite for reading while building core literacy skills. This collection covers early reading and language arts topics including fluency, phonemic awareness, text comprehension, and...

Remembering Charleston – Special Palmetto Scene Tonight 8 p.m. on ETV

June 16, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo ofPastor Betty Clark of Mother Emanuel, Rev. Joe Darby, Bakari Sellers, and Malcolm Graham, brother of victim Cynthis Hurd

Taped in the sanctuary of the historic Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church, almost one year after our state and country were shocked by the nine tragic murders, Palmetto Scene talks with members of the church and community about healing and forgiveness one year later. In this one-...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Odd Squad: Agents of Change

June 15, 2016 - Posted in Education
Odd Squad team members

Odd Squad: Agents of Change Agents Olive and Otto investigate an unusual occurrence in their town. This new one-hour special, which premieres June 20, concludes Season 1 and begins Season 2 by introducing new agents! Air Dates/Times: June 20, 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on ETV...

EOC “Student Reading Success Activity Guide” Still Available

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Father and son holding abook and reading together

Printed copies of the popular “Student Reading Success Activity Guide” are still available! Originally published in 2014, this resource is designed to provide families, tutors, caregivers, and teachers with simple activities to promote literacy among K-3 grade students. The...

Take a Virtual Tour with Knowitall Media!

June 1, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Photo of inside of Mammoth Cave

Knowitall Media features content from many locations, inside our state and beyond! They’re just a click or two away, so feel free to begin your explorations any time you’re ready, day or night, no matter the weather! Here are some of the series and specials you can find in...

Education Section on SCETV APP Added!

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SCETV App graphic

SCETV programs can travel with you! Our APP for TV and Radio is available for mobile devices and the upgrade of the APP now includes some education features ! You may have to restart the APP to see the changes. If you haven’t yet accessed the SCETV APP, please visit iTunes...

From NPR Ed: One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'

May 31, 2016 - Posted in Education by Anya Kamenetz of NPR
Robert Gordon standing in hallway of North Middle/High School

Just across the train tracks from U.S. Route 321, in the town of North, S.C., nestled among mobile homes covered with red roses, sits the one-story brick campus of North Middle/High School. Robert Gordon strides forward in the school's entryway to shake my hand. He's slim,...

ETV Kids Summer Special – Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

May 30, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Curious George Back to the Jungle

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle While taking part in a space mission, Curious George crash lands in Africa. Join his adventure as he makes new animal friends while looking for his way out. VIEW: June 27 at 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on ETV Curious George is a two-time...

Registration for EdTech 2016 Is Open

May 27, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EdTech 2016 graphic with ferris wheel in background

TIPS and MIH Awards Applications Now Being Accepted! Would you like the opportunity to win $1,000s in valuable prizes for your school or district?!? Then you need to submit an application to the 2016 TIPs awards. “Making IT Happen” is an award of recognition that...

Bridges to a Brighter Future

May 25, 2016 - Posted in Education by Tabitha Safdi
Bridges to a brighter Future

Bridges to a Brighter Future is a college access program for Greenville County high school students whose potential outweighs their circumstances. The three year program starts after ninth grade and includes a four-week, summer residential experience on the Furman campus...

Carolina Classrooms: Language Immersion May 25 at 7 p.m. on ETV

May 23, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Carolina Classrooms logo

The many educational and cultural benefits of learning a new language make it well worth the effort! In the May edition of Carolina Classrooms, ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children, we’ll take a...

ETV Kids: Specials for May!

May 19, 2016 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of PBS Odd Squad cast

ARTHUR – New Episodes May 23-27 In the last week of May, kids across the country are anticipating the end of the school year – and so is Arthur! During the week of May 23, Arthur presents a week of all new episodes, concluding with “The Last Day,” on May 27. Friday’s...

Keep It Real

May 16, 2016 - Posted in Education by Mimi Brown
Photo of wrecked car, with fireman and police

As the spring semester comes to an end, our thoughts turn to proms, graduations and the start of summer vacations. Almost in an instant, this joyous, celebratory time of year can become a time of immense heartbreak and tragedy when a young person’s life is taken all too...

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