Education

Annual Educator Survey Prize Winners

June 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
And the winners are... words rising out of envelope

Annual Educator Survey Prize Winners The ETV Annual Educator Survey 2018-2019 survey is complete. We thank you and all of the 2,000+ survey participants for taking the time to give us your feedback! Your survey feedback will help us align our professional development...

Physics, Astronomy and Space Travel

June 2, 2019 - Posted in Education by Anthony Padgett
Teacher and student

Teachers and students at the Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics in Hartsville, South Carolina discuss physics, astronomy, space travel, and how to locate the landing site of Apollo 11 on the moon.

New Faces and Vibrant Places

June 2, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dynestee Fields
SCETV Studio in Columbia, SC

Interning in the Education Division of SCETV (Columbia) has vastly expanded my world, and in the process, has given me a new perspective on the interconnections between education and media. My first day of interning in the Education Division was one of exploration. Ken...

Aerospace Curriculums Fly Into High School Classrooms!

June 2, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dara Khaalid
A large model airplane sits on a table at the Sumter Career and Technology Center

Aerospace education has made its way to high school classrooms! Through aerospace engineering classes, high school students now have access to learn more about the multidisciplinary industry that is changing the world as we know it. The classes are structured to appeal to...

Chasing the Moon July 8-10 on ETV

June 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image from Chasing the Moon

“It took millions of steps to make one giant leap.” Part of the PBS “American Experience” series, Robert Stone’s Chasing the Moon traces the space race from its earliest beginnings to the monumental achievement of the first lunar landing in 1969 and beyond.

Countdown To Launch of PBS' "Chasing The Moon" - July Blog

June 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
"Chasing The Moon" - A Film By Robert Stone

On July 8, 2019, PBS is proud to unveil Chasing The Moon - a film by Robert Stone, which reimagines the Space Race to the moon for a new generation; upending much of the conventional mythology surrounding the effort. The series recasts the Space Age as an inspiring period...

Geography: Educating South Carolina Students for the World

May 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Dr. Jerry T. Mitchell
several children looking at a globe

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Geography is the study of Earth as the home of people. Earth is the only place where people have ever lived and it is our responsibility to learn about and take care of this place. Geography is about the interplay between social and...

EOC: Family-Friendly Standards and Help with Math SC

May 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

While the summer provides wonderful time for relaxation, the extra time can also unfortunately promote the summer slide for some students.

ETV Program Highlights for June 2019

May 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
image from Ready Jet Go!

In June, don't miss the premiere of ETV's Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection , a documentary that explores the complex story of Barbados and South Carolina. Watch Lorraine Hansberry: American Masters ® that looks at the life and work of the A Raisin in the Sun...

SC African American History Calendar - June Honoree: Janice Marshall

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from SC African American History Calendar - June Honoree: Janice Marshall

Janice Wannamaker Marshall, a St. Matthews, S.C. native, is the daughter of Verna Wannamaker Abney. She is married to Dr. Henry Thomas Marshall Jr. and, together, are the proud parents to their only daughter. Marshall was educated in the Calhoun County Public School System...

ETV Teacher Recertification

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sherry O'Konek
Teacher sitting in chair on beach using laptop

ETV Teacher Recertification offers South Carolina teachers a variety of online, self-paced courses approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits.

Launch of Knowitall.org Exclusive Series: World War I Symposium - Lander University

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
Lander University's World War I Symposium Cover

Knowitall.org is proud to unveil its new exclusive series, all about the World War I Symposium, hosted by Lander University!

South Carolina Students Celebrate Poetry

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sarah Pritchard
Poet Juan Felipe Herrera signs copies of his books at the awards ceremony in the SC State Library.

This year, over 500 students from across the state participated in the SC State Library's Young Minds Dreaming Contest.

Carolina Classrooms: Celebrating Teachers May 29, 7-8 p.m. on SCETV

May 21, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image from May 2019 Carolina Classrooms

Carolina Classrooms, ETV’s monthly educational series, celebrates teachers with a special program featuring segments with finalists for our new SC Teacher of the Year and profiles of other outstanding South Carolina educators. Watch May 29, 7:00-8:00 p.m. on SCETV!

Summer Fun and Learning at SCETV

May 16, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Teachers in class in Idea lab at South carolina ETV

This summer the Education Division will coordinate a number of fun and interactive learning experiences to take place in the month of July. Join us in Famously Hot Columbia for the following events: Blended Learning Workshop – July 17, 2019 On July 17, the SCETV will host a...

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