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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...

ETV Education: LearningWhy, Carolina Classrooms + More

October 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
LearningWhy, ETV SreamlineSC and Carolina Classrooms from ETV Education

SCETV’s innovative LearningWhy offers complete PreK-12 project-based, 1-to-1 and traditional classroom lessons, all vetted and editable. Designed to promote student achievement and meet the needs of our SC educators, this newest of ETV’s free services is available to 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...

FREE Training on Webtools, iPads, Google & ETV Resources

October 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers on laptops and tablets

SCETV Education provides FREE technology training at your location . Our training service is available to South Carolina public, private, charter schools, and home school associations. We are also available to do presentations for colleges/pre-service teachers. ETV's...

Explore PBS TeacherLine Fall Course Options

October 22, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Woman on computer smiling

This fall, PBS TeacherLine is offering renewal and graduate credit courses to begin on October 10, November 7, and December 5, 2018. Choose the course and start date that works best for you! Course options include several ELA courses, including R2S-approved RDLA152, plus a...

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...

2018 Gubernatorial Debates Announced

October 3, 2018 - Posted in Education by Gavin Jackson
Republican Gov. Henry McMaster, left, and Democratic state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia

South Carolina ETV and The Post and Courier will co-host two gubernatorial debates and one lieutenant governor debate later this month. Republican Gov. Henry McMaster will face off against Democratic challenger state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia, at the Francis Marion...

South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia – New Design and User Experience!

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of new South Carolina's PBS LearningMedia

South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia,... Your source for national content including valuable PBS programs and segments for educational use, has been redesigned to enable you to “ Bring the World into YOUR Classroom !” SCETV and PBS have curated FREE, standards aligned videos...

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