Education

PBS LearningMedia Features More Winter-Related Resources

December 20, 2015 - Posted in Education
Frog

PBS LearningMedia continues the celebration with a bonus week of winter content! Featured resources offer cool insights into temperature, snow, animals and more! Art Can Teach History What can art teach students about history? In the case of the painting, “Washington...

PBS Parents: Help Your Preschooler Get Ready to Read

December 14, 2015 - Posted in Education
PBS Parents: Help Your Preschooler Get Ready to Read

Watching a child learn to read can feel miraculous. And for good reason: reading is an incredibly complex process that requires children to recognize shapes (letters), match these shapes with their corresponding sounds, combine these sounds into words, and then mentally...

PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators and Innovative Thinking

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

The 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators application period opens on December 1! This week’s featured PBS LearningMedia resources help to increase awareness of the program and give educators the resources they need to drive innovative thinking in their classrooms...

10 Everyday Ways You Can Help Create Ready Learners Right Where You Are!

December 11, 2015 - Posted in Education

This week, South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness unveiled the “Profile of the Ready Kindergartner” – the new description of school readiness for the State of South Carolina and the [ I CAN ] public awareness campaign to promote it statewide. We know what you might...

Schedule Free ETV Technology Training at Your School or at ETV!

December 1, 2015 - Posted in Education
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ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide free training. Our ETV professionals can provide training on using mobile devices and webtools, plus assist your teachers with learning about StreamlineSC provider Learn360. ETV trainers will come to your school...

PBS LearningMedia Spotlights PD Resources for American Education Week

November 19, 2015 - Posted in Education

To mark American Education Week (11/16-20), PBS LearningMedia is spotlighting a range of professional development resources that provide insight, inspiration and practical strategies for engaging students. TED Talk Education: Personal Grit as Key to Success What’s the best...

Sesame Street: Here for Each Other: Parent / Caregiver Tips

November 19, 2015 - Posted in Education
Sesame Street: Here for Each Other: Parent / Caregiver Tips

Disasters and other stressful events can be particularly difficult for young children who may not fully understand what’s going on around them. To help your child feel safe, cope with the situation, and be hopeful about the future, try these Safe & Sound: Parent...

Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children

November 19, 2015 - Posted in Education
Sesame Street and Autism

After 3 years of consultation with 14 partner organizations, we are thrilled to announce that Sesame Workshop is launching our newest domestic social impact initiative, Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children . This initiative will help increase understanding...

PPS LearningMedia Spotlights PD Resources for American Education Week

November 18, 2015 - Posted in Education

To mark American Education Week (11/16-20), PBS LearningMedia is spotlighting a range of professional development resources that provide insight, inspiration and practical strategies for engaging students. TED Talk Education: Personal Grit as Key to Success What’s the best...

Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement – Episode Six

November 17, 2015 - Posted in Education

Alabama Public TV’s electronic field trip interactive webcasts that brought pivotal moments in Civil Rights history to life for thousands of students worldwide are now available online! Episodes 1-5 can be viewed anytime at www.project-c.org . Also, these five episodes are...

PBS LearningMedia Feature Veterans Stories Across the Ages

November 10, 2015 - Posted in Education

In honor of Veterans Day, PSB LearningMedia will spotlight stories about veterans from around the country – and across the ages. WWII – New Roles for Women and African Americans On September 1, 1939, World War II was declared in Europe when Germany invaded Poland. The...

PBS LearningMedia Illuminates Native American History and Culture

November 4, 2015 - Posted in Education

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, PBS LearningMedia spotlights resources that illuminate various aspects of Native American history and culture. First People – The Native Americans The story of America doesn’t start when the English colonized the country in...

EOC Publishes Evaluation of Summer Reading Camp Partnerships

October 30, 2015 - Posted in Education

Pursuant to Proviso 1.79 of the 2014-15 General Appropriations Act, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is responsible for evaluating the impact of community partnerships on student academic success. The EOC released a report on October 12 that provides findings and...

Breaking the Silence of Bullying – NEW in ETV’s StreamlineSC

October 30, 2015 - Posted in Education

October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month and ETV’s free online resources are a source for bully prevention video programs that can raise awareness about bullying and identify ways to stop bullying before it starts. Breaking the Silence of Bullying is now part...

PBS LearningMedia Integrates “Scary” Themes into Math, ELA and Science!

October 26, 2015 - Posted in Education

This week’s featured resources offer teachers an easy way to integrate Halloween themes into their math, language arts, and science lessons all week long! Meet Mary Shelley’s Famously Frightful Novel! “It’s aliiiiive!” That memorable line was in “Frankenstein” the movie,...

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