Education

50th Edition, Guest Blogger Series and Free Services

November 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from ETV Education, Guest Blogger Series, LearningWhy, Knowitall.org and PBS LearningMedia

This issue is the 50th edition of the ETV Education ed-news bulletin with news just for you! The ed-news provides short bulleted information, linking to the Education Blog. It is produced 10 times a year (the November/December – this edition – is a dual issue and there is...

Need Renewal Credit? Make Plans for Rudy + More!

November 26, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Holly Bounds Jackson and Dr. Caroline Sawyer of By the River and Rudy Mancke - ETV Teacher Recertification

SC educators can earn renewal credit through participation in one or more of the ETV Teacher Recertification upcoming sessions. We offer 50+ online courses approved by the South Carolina Department of Education for 20 renewal credits each and available in every session.

Carolina Classrooms: Science - View Online!

November 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Girl wearing t-shrt that says, "Think like a proton - always positive."

Carolina Classrooms : Science! Now online! Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children and this is the last edition of our featured series for 2018.

New Public Engagement Initiative Urges South Carolinians to Make Education a Priority

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC graphic about Education

November 15, 2018 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is time to “expect more” in South Carolina, says agency Columbia – Today, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) unveiled a new public engagement campaign designed to provide information about the status of public schools in...

Giving Thanks for Family and Friends

November 15, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Sesame Street graphic - Giving Thanks for Family and friends

Helping kids grow smarter, stronger and kinder. Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy food, family, and take a moment to show appreciation to those who mean the most to you. Talk to the children in your life about the friends, family, or teachers they want to say thank you to...

November 2018 on Knowitall.org

November 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Content featured for November 2018 on Knowitall.org - Career Education, Native American Heritage, Veterans Day, More

Featured in November is content for National Career Development , Native American Heritage , and College Application Months . We also have assets for Media Literacy Week , Veterans Day and for Universal Children’s Day —visit our Early Learning , Elementary , Middle School...

Charleston School Helps Women Sail the Seas of Life

November 2, 2018 - Posted in Education by Victoria Hansen
Families welcome home Ashley Hall students in Charleston who have been at sea a week.

Just leaving their cell phones behind for a week might seem tough enough, but 17 teenagers from Ashley Hall in Charleston, a private school for girls, spent a week at sea hoisting sails and navigating by stars aboard the tall ship, “Liberty Clipper”. Most had never sailed...

EOC Reports: School Report Card Resources Available

November 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC Guide to the 2018 SC School Report Cards

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) reports that School Report Cards , based on South Carolina's approved accountability plan, will be released to the public on November 15, 2018. The EOC and the SC Department of Education are hosting meetings this month for school...

ETV Program Highlights for November & December 2018

November 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Screen shot from Lets Go Luna!

November and December have a wide array of interesting programs from the brand new PBS KIDS series Let’s Go Luna! to Broadway shows, holiday specials, historic dramas, and election night coverage. Check out other new PBS series: The Woman in White and Sinking Cities ! And,...

12 Ways Technology Can Support Authentic Learning

November 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Ogen
Students using technology in the classroom

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Students and Technology The Pew Research Center reports that 95% of teens own a Smartphone and roughly half of those students admit being online “almost constantly.” Kids today aren’t just using cell phones, these devices are becoming...

SCETV Celebrates 60 Years!

November 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
South Carolina ETV - 60 Years of Storytelling

Dating back to our first French teleclass on September 8, 1958, from Dreher High School in Columbia. “That closed-circuit transmission was the start of what has grown into a statewide telecommunications system that broadcasts award winning TV and radio programs for all...

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...

NEW … ETV Education’s Educator Guest Blogger Series

October 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
ETV Education logo

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
Wild Kratts® © 2018 Kratt Brothers Co. Ltd./ 9 Story Media Group Inc. Wild Kratts®, Creature Power® are owned by Kratt Brother C

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...

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