Education

2018-2019 ETV Education Highlights and PD Redesign

July 10, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education logo

Congratulations on making it to the end of another school year! From participation in our recertification courses and trainings , to completion of the annual educator survey (winners announced June 3), we are thankful for your support.

Flexible Choices for Summer Learning

July 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
woman doing yoga on stand up paddle board SUP

Are you geared up to advance your career this summer? Or maybe just put a shine on your skills before starting again in the fall?

Travel Bug Got You? Check Out Our Series and Collections and Go!

July 3, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall in July 2019

Our virtual tours, videos, interactives, and 3D VRs are great for enlightening you on many subjects—and keeping your brain engaged while your body takes a well-deserved time out! And you still get to see lots of places without leaving the comfort of your favorite chair! (...

Earn in the Cool with ETV Teacher Recertification

June 26, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from ETV Teacher Recertification courses

It may be hot, but ETV provides a cool way for SC teachers to earn renewal credit!

SC African American History Calendar - July Honoree: Patina Miller

June 15, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC African American History Calendar - July Honoree: Patina Miller

(Photo of Patina Miller in "Madam President" courtesy of Sarah Shatz/CBS.) Patina Miller is a celebrated actress, performer and singer. Born in the small town of Pageland, S.C. on November 6, Miller was raised with music. She grew up singing in her local church’s gospel...

Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection

June 11, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Beyond Barbados program opening graphic - illustration of a ship superimposed over a historic map

Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection , airing on SCETV June 20 , is a one-hour “Carolina Stories” documentary that explores the complex story of Barbados and South Carolina.

Summer PD Opportunities & Community Outreach at SCETV

June 10, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Overhead shot of Idea Lab with class in session

This summer the Education Division will coordinate a number of fun and interactive learning experiences to take place in the month of July.

Summertime Fun! The Learning Continues on Knowitall.org!

June 8, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in June 2019 on Knowitall.org

Knowitall is full of great places to explore—all over South Carolina—and beyond! In this blog we’ll feature our Series , Collections , Interactives and VR s. These areas make it easy to locate the resources that interest you! From Artopia to Zoo Minutes, there’s something...

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 Steve Folks
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...

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