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SC Podcaster Wins Peabody Award

August 3, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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Podcasts continue to gain ground as a popular form of entertainment and information. Take ours, for example. But ours is also tied to an actual over-the-air radio show. Our next guest says there’s a lot more involved in starting one from scratch that only airs over the...

South Carolina Offers More Than 400 License Tags

August 2, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
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Most, if not all, states offer a variety of license tags for automobiles. South Carolina offers more than 400, many to support causes or organizations, from colleges to gold star families, or wildlife and habitats, from trees to turkeys and elk. Some are offered out of...

Big Bend Tree Lizard

August 2, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Big Bend Tree Lizard

While travelling through the Trans-Pecos region of Texas, Naturalist Patrick McMillan encounters a small friendly lizard with unique traits. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

From Idea to Market in Six Months

August 2, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Joe Ortiz

If you are a regular listener of this show, you have heard many of our state’s entrepreneurial stories. But I can’t remember one where a product went from an idea to reality as fast as the one created by our next guest. Mike Switzer interviews Joe Ortiz, founder of Joe Cup...

Atlantic White Cedar and Burk's Pitcher Plants

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
 Burk's Pitcher Plants

Patrick revisits Apalachicola National Forest, and discusses the Atlantic White Cedar, which is unusually placed here since they are more prominent up in the Northern U.S. Northern Pitcher Plants, and Burk’s Pitcher Plants, several species of carnivorous plant, are found...

Educators: 2018-19 ETV Education Services Just for You!

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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SCETV is proud to be your network. We love working with you - our valued core of education professionals throughout the state and with our education partners - to serve the Pre-K-12 children of South Carolina! ETV Education is YOUR partner, communicating events and telling...

ETV Launches Educator Guest Blogger Series

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
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ETV is pleased to announce a new monthly guest blogger series featuring SC educators recognized for innovation in the classroom! The new blogger series will serve as an additional platform to our Carolina Classrooms television and web series to elevate and share SC...

LearningWhy Lesson Plan Service … Create Your Account

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Sharla Brown
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Teachers, welcome back to a new school year! Check out LearningWhy to help plan one-to-one and project-based lessons for your classroom. Search by standard or grade level to find lessons, media resources and handouts to engage your students.

EOC Reports: Resources Available for Back-to-School

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) offers valuable resources for schools to share with students and families as the new school year begins! They are perfect resources for back-to-school events and curriculum nights.

Jump Start Your Renewal with ETV Teacher Recertification

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV Teacher Recertification offers 50+ courses that earn 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). ELA, science, social studies, math, the arts, career education, natural history, and general education courses offered in 5 sessions throughout the year: Fall, Winter,...

Resources You'll Use All Year Long on!

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
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Knowitall has numerous Series and Collections that can be used throughout the school year! We hope this post will help you to keep these media assets in mind, as you’re looking for resources to support your lesson plans throughout the year. Below we will list a number of...

ETV Program Highlights for August 2018

August 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In August, catch special episodes in SCETV’s Carolina Stories and in Reel South ! The popular PBS series Little Women repeats along with a series on Mark Twain . And, don’t miss the premiere of a new Splash and...

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, August 2018

August 1, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Anthony Padgett
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Dear Viewers and Listeners: In August, SCETV offers a variety of new specials for our week of Festival pledge. Some of the unique music programs include performance specials by Fleetwood Mac, Zoltan Maga, Chris Botti, Celtic Thunder, the Moody Blues, and Perry Como. Another...

Nonprofits Can Be Entrepreneurs, Too

August 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Tomas Mendez

As our population continues to age, the members of this aging population are more and more demanding to finish living out their lives at home rather than in an institution. Two years ago, our next guest’s nonprofit organization noticed this trend and decided to respond with...

Our Town | Moncks Corner

July 31, 2018 - Posted in Our Town by Rebecca Dymock
Moncks Corner

The small town of Moncks Corner, S.C. is full of both exciting vacation attractions and beautiful, relaxing areas. Located not far from the vacation hub of Charleston, the locals enjoy being in a quieter, calmer part of the state. Learn more about Moncks Corner in this...