Education

SC African American History Calendar - May Honoree: Jannie Harriot

April 20, 2019 - Posted in Education
SC African American History Calendar - May Honoree: Jannie Harriot

Jannie Harriot, daughter of the late James and Marvell Bradley Harriot, was born in Wilmington, N.C. and grew up in Hartsville, S.C. She graduated from Butler High School in Hartsville and attended Talladega College in Alabama. She went on to receive a B.S. from...

Earn 3 Graduate Credits for Recertification or +30 Credential

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
smiling, confident teacher

Are you on track to renew your teaching certificate or advance it with a +30 credential? Move things along this spring by earning 3 graduate credits with a PBS TeacherLine course!

ETV FREE Technology Training for Summer - Schedule NOW!

April 12, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers seated around table using laptops and tablets

ETV Education provides engaging, innovative technology training at no cost to your school or district! Now is the time to schedule one or more days this summer with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist. Choose from seven full-day classes on a variety of technology...

Better Together: Collaboration and Technology Integration

April 11, 2019 - Posted in Education by Emily Molin
several educators meeting with their laptops

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series I will always consider myself a teacher first. I taught high school Spanish for twelve years before transitioning over to the position of Media Specialist at my current school. The news stories of teachers leaving the profession in...

PBS KIDS Celebrates Earth Month - Explore the Outdoors

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Ty Moody
PBS Kids - Explore Outdoors

In celebration of Earth Month, PBS KIDS has announced a slate of all-new episodes, games and activities to encourage kids and families to get outside and enjoy nature. Beginning April 15, 2019 , viewers will be able to enjoy a special week of adventures from WILD KRATTS ,...

Deconstruct the Reconstruction - The Winners

April 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Deconstruct the Reconstruction

In support of Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s debut of the Reconstruction: America after the Civil War documentary, the ETV Education Division promoted the creation of teacher and student created content centered on important themes from the Reconstruction Era. The Deconstruct the...

April 2019 on Knowitall

April 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Libraries, Literature and Learning, Knowitall Healthy, Environmental Awareness and Jazz Collections on Knowitall.org

On Knowitall , our Collections make it easy to find the resources you need for April 2019! Literacy and poetry resources abound in our Libraries, Literature & Learning Collection! (You may be surprised at the wealth of content that resides there – and it’s available the...

PBS TeacherLine Offers New, Free Self-paced Courses

April 6, 2019 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
woman sitting outside looking at laptop screen

PBS TeacherLine recently added two, free, self-paced courses to its catalog. With the new courses, TeacherLine now offers a total of 30 online self-paced courses, 21 of which are free!

Apply for the 2019 WhatWorksSC Award by April 30!

April 6, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo of Farm to Belly, winner of the 2018 WhatWorksSC Award

The Riley Institute at Furman University is accepting submissions for the annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award, given each fall to a program that is making a difference for our public school students and has data to support its success.

South Carolina Future Minds: Announcing SC's First STEM Educator of the Year!

April 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from STEM Educator of the Year event

Middle School Science Teacher from Richland School District Two Named South Carolina's First STEM Educator of the Year!

Reconstruction Virtual Classroom Event with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Now Available On-Demand

April 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Reconstruction Virtual Classroom Live Streaming Event, with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., April 5th at 8:30 AM

In support of Henry Louis Gates’ debut of the Reconstruction: America After the Civil War documentary.

Share Your Voice – Educator Survey & Listening Sessions

March 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education logo

Each year, through the Annual Educator Survey , ETV Education provides an opportunity for SC teachers, staff and administrators to provide input on the types of services and resources that would benefit you, our valued South Carolina educators.

Need Credit by June 30 … SC Teachers Learn & Earn with ETV!

March 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher at laptop sipping coffee and smiling

SC Teachers … earn your renewal credit around YOUR schedule in the comfort of YOUR own home with ETV Teacher Recertification ! Over 50 courses, including several NEW offerings – each approved by State Department of Education for 20 renewal credits, facilitated online/self-...

April Is National Autism Awareness Month

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Shot from Sesame Street - Meet Julia

The See Amazing in All Children Initiative was created to promote awareness and acceptance of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Sesame Street debuted their first autistic character in April 2018.

EOC Reports: A Solution to School Make-up Days?

March 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

On February 11, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) received a report on the five pilot school districts participating in the first eLearning Pilot Initiative. These districts eliminated make-up days from their school calendars, opting instead to operate eLearning days...

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