Education

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...

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.

SC African American History Calendar - June Honoree: Janice Marshall

May 27, 2019 - Posted in Education by Andrew Davis
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.

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 (Watch Online)

May 21, 2019 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
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!

Green Steps Schools

May 17, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sean Flynn
Green Steps Schools

Clemson Water Resources Agent Katie Altman brings in Education Specialist from Sonoco Recycling Jane Hiller and teacher Victoria Pasco from Catawba Trail Elementary School in Elgin, SC to talk about the Green Steps Schools program. This environmental education initiative,...

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...

ETV Teacher Recertification Course Asset to School Counselors!

May 13, 2019 - Posted in Education by Leslie Rae Cox
Teacher outside taking course on laptop

School Counselors looking for courses to take for recertification that coincide with our ASCA standards and are interesting and beneficial for our counseling program should look at the “Connecting with the Arts” course for recertification! The course was a welcome surprise...

Teacher Appreciation … ETV Celebrates Our SC Teachers!

May 9, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Teacher smiling with class behind her

Though we celebrate our SC Teachers every day, we make extra special effort during the month of May to show how thankful we are for the service and dedication that extends far beyond the classroom. We give a HUGE “Thank You” for all that you do to inspire and motivate our...

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