Education

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day!

March 7, 2019 - Posted in Education by Angela Wingard
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE: King for a Day!.

The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back! The hugely popular Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!, based on the #1 PBS KIDS TV series, has delighted live audiences on stages across the country. Now, in its fourth year of touring, your favorite...

Were You in High School in 1960? Researchers Think Your Early Education Could Shed Light on Aging

March 5, 2019 - Posted in Education by Thelisha Eaddy
Were You in High School in 1960

The “Lincoln School” was the first public school for black students in Sumter. The school was built in the late 1800s and started as a frame cottage with four classrooms. By the 1950’s, the school acquired an additional twenty classrooms, a cafeteria, a gymnasium, a library...

Apply for the Riley Institute’s 2019 WhatWorksSC Award!

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of 2018 winners of WhatWorksSC Award - Farm to Belly

Apply for the Riley Institute’s 2019 WhatWorksSC Award! Thousands of South Carolinians wake up and go to work with the sole purpose of improving the educational outcomes – and lives – of the more than 750,000 public school students in the state often in the face of...

EOC: Family-Friendly Resources Available in Spanish

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC: Family-friendly Resources Available in Spanish

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has created a Guide to the School and District Report Cards , providing an overview and explanation of key performance indicators of South Carolina’s 2018 School and District Report Cards released in November 2018. The document has...

ETV Program Highlights for March 2019

March 4, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Photo from Anne Morgan's War (APT and South Carolina ETV)

March provides a wide array of interesting programs for teachers and students! In March, you’ll find two great specials, Curious George Swings into Spring and the new Sesame Street: The Magical Wand Chase ! Don’t miss ETV’s Carolina Classrooms: Applying for College March 27...

Let’s Discuss the Importance of Social Emotional Learning

March 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
happy young children holding hands together

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series “Social Emotional Learning is defined as the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and...

Deconstruct the Reconstruction Contest

February 28, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kimberly Singletary
Deconstruct the Reconstruction Contest graphic

SCETV Education presents the “DECONSTRUCT THE RECONSTRUCTION" CONTEST! Showcase your talents and skills … In support of Henry Louis Gates’ debut of the Reconstruction: America After the Civil War documentary, the ETV Education Division is promoting the creation of teacher...

Carolina Classrooms: Workforce Development

February 25, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher with students in class - photo from February 2019 Carolina Classrooms

This Carolina Classroom program aired February 27 at 7:00 p.m. on SCETV on the topic of Workforce Development. Now you can view online here! Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our...

SC African American History Calendar - March Honoree: Lottie Gibson

February 22, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Images from SC African American History Calendar and video of Lottie Gibson

For more than 60 years, Lottie Gibson was a one-woman crusader for Greenville’s poor and disenfranchised. Gibson was an outspoken social activist, widely known and respected for her work with families who were homeless and bereaved. She cut through the red tape to provide...

Find Rich Content on African American History on Knowitall!

February 14, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
African American History Collection on Knowitall.org

Find the Content You Need on African American History—All in One Place—Knowitall! Knowitall Collections make it easy to find what you need! You may even find things you didn't know you needed! Check out our African American History and Martin Luther King Collections ! New...

Content Area Reading and Writing (Read to Succeed course)

February 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
elementary student with a stack of subject books

Help prepare your students for long-term success in reading and writing – and earn Read to Succeed (R2S) credit to boot – with this flexible course from PBS Teachers: Vocabulary as a Foundation for Learning . Although the course is primarily intended for K-3 educators,...

SC African American History Calendar - Videos and Blog

February 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
Johnathan Green’s “Breath of Freedom” on the cover of the South Carolina African American History Calendar

The South Carolina Department of Education has ushered in the New Year with the unveiling of their 2019 South Carolina African American History Calendar !

TeacherStep.com: Online Math PD & Grad. Credit Courses

February 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
TeacherStep website screen shot

TeacherStep.com offers teacher education courses for career and salary advancement that are online, self-paced and are available in both graduate credit and professional development credit formats.

EOC Hosts Martin's Math Club Teacher Appreciation Night

February 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Education Overnight Committee's Martin's Math Club logo

Martin's Math Club, Season 3 is rolling along with many SC teachers and students participating in the program! The contest provides the opportunity for teachers and students in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade to win two free tickets to a University of South Carolina...

ETV Program Highlights for February 2019

February 1, 2019 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Redeeming Uncle Tom: The Josiah Henson Story

February provides a wide array of interesting programs including new episodes of PBS KIDS Pinkalicious & Peterrific, even a Valentine’s Day special!

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