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January 2020 ETV program highlights

January 5, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Graphic of Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert with the Cleveland Orchestra MLK Day of Service

SCETV PBS Kids channel Available on the SCETV App The SCETV PBS Kids channel (24/7 online) is available on the SCETV App, providing 24-hour access to the SCETV PBS Kids Live stream. With videos and games at your fingertips, kids can take all of the PBS educational shows...

EOC policy and budget recommendations

January 5, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

On December 9, the EOC approved budget recommendations for Fiscal Year 2020-21. These recommendations focus on the revenues generated by the one-cent sales tax, the Education Improvement Act.

FREE NewsLit Camp focused on media literacy

January 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
NewsLit Camp graphic of instructor smiling at microphone

Join us on January 17 for a FREE and innovative training session on Media Literacy. NewsLit Camp is a day-long professional development experience based on an “edcamp” style of continuing education. It empowers you to teach news literacy through topical sessions and...

A season of thanks and reflection

January 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education

The holiday season is upon us and 2020 is on the horizon. From "Reconstruction" to "Chasing the Moon" to "Molly of Denali," the Education team is thankful for the experiences and opportunities afforded in this year. Before 2019 comes to a close, take a moment to explore the...

NEW renewal courses with Naturalist Rudy Mancke

January 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Rudy Mancke

Two NEW ETV Teacher Recertification online courses with renowned Naturalist Rudy Mancke , former host of ETV/PBS NatureScene for 25 years, will be offered for the first time in January 2020.

Letters About Literature Contest Deadline Jan. 10

December 30, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Letters About Literature graphic displaying shelves of books

Have you ever read a story that changed your life? Reading helps us learn about the world around us and understand perspectives we may not have considered before. But who wrote the words you loved reading? This is an opportunity to write an author and explain how their...

Schedule your trainings & career day visits with SCETV

December 15, 2019 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from the Training & Research Team at SCETV! As the year comes to a close, we express sincere gratitude for the contributions that you make to our great state and for your support of SCETV Education. May the remainder of 2019 be full of positivity and...

Free courses for free time

December 15, 2019 - Posted in Education
woman relaxing on couch with a dog next to her and laptop on her lap

With the holidays, come a few days off work, woohoo! But before you fill all that time with shopping, cooking, and (let’s be real) catching up on sleep, plan a few hours to invest in yourself and your teaching career with a free self-paced course from PBS TeacherLine.

Extend the Learning - All Through the Holidays!

December 15, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured on Knowitall.org in December 2019

This month, we’re excited to bring to your attention a couple of new series recently added to Knowitall.org—the Planter at the Gate and the Inevitable Evolution of Fort Frederick ! Both are made possible through our partnership with SC DNR and the South Carolina Heritage...

Be our guest (blogger)

December 15, 2019 - Posted in Education
image of yellow sticky note that says 'What's your story?"

SC educators, share your voice with your peers and beyond and be our guest blogger!

Carolina Classrooms: STEAM - Watch Online!

December 14, 2019 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Carolina Classrooms - Oakdale students

It’s the time of year to give thanks and the "Carolina Classrooms" team has plenty to be grateful for this year! SC students and educators are always at the top of the list, along with you, our viewers, and to show our appreciation we’ve got a very special episode of "...

EOC: Is full-day 4K making a difference in readiness?

October 31, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

The General Assembly funds full-day, four-year-old kindergarten (4K). Children who are in poverty and who reside in school districts with the highest poverty rates in our state are eligible to attend a 4K program in a public school or participating private child care center...

South Carolina ETV and EdVenture partner to host premiere event for 'Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum' November 7

October 30, 2019 - Posted in Education
Xavier Riddle

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced the network is partnering with EdVenture Children’s Museum to host a series of activities on November 7 in conjunction with the upcoming premiere of the new PBS Kids series, “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.”...

What’s new in Education

October 29, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
ETV Education graphic

Fall is here, and even though the Carolina temperatures don’t quite reflect that, some exciting things are underway for the new season.

Carolina Classrooms: College and Career Readiness - VIEW ONLINE!

October 21, 2019 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
College and Career Readiness panel

Mark your calendar to tune in October 30 at 7 p.m. on SCETV when the topic on Carolina Classrooms is College and Career Readiness.

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