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Charleston Sisters' Aversion to Slavery Fuels Fight for Women's Rights

August 4, 2020 - Posted in History by Victoria Hansen
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Lee Ann Bain talks excitedly as she darts from the sun to the shade along Charleston's sweltering city streets. There's hardly a bead of sweat forming on her face. Bain knows how to beat the heat. She's been giving walking tours for 11 years. Bain remembers studying to...

Struggling to Re-Open Economy

August 4, 2020 - Posted in Business by Alfred Turner
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With the re-opening of the economy and the resurgence of the virus this summer, hopes for better times ahead have been delayed. Is restarting the economy becoming more and more reliant on a vaccine? Mike Switzer interviews Bruce Yandle, Dean Emeritus at the College of...

Storytime with SCETV: A Pocket for Corduroy

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education
Traci Cooper

A Pocket for Corduroy Written and Illustrated by: Don Freeman | Read by: Traci Cooper This irresistible childhood classic is a delightful sequel to the original, well-loved tale Corduroy. This charming story takes readers into a multi-ethnic, urban neighborhood Laundromat,...

Tropical Storm Isaias Expected to Strengthen; Hurricane Warnings Issued

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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Isaias is on approach to the Palmetto State and there is a good chance it will be a hurricane when it makes landfall late Monday evening. The National Hurricane Center posted Hurricane Warnings from South Santee River northward in anticipation of hurricane force winds...

Back to school – Monitor and adjust your lesson plans

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Sharla Brown
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This time of year teachers are usually reporting back to schools. Those first days back at school are filled with meetings (faculty, department, and team), moving into a new classroom or if you’re lucky, only having to redesign your entire classroom from last year. There...

August 2020 ETV Program Highlights

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Great Performances - Much Ado About Nothing

PBS KIDS in August - “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” A week of all-new episodes kicks off Season 5 of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. Follow Daniel and his friends on their adventures at school as they learn about substitute teachers, fire drills, naptime, patience and what to...

7 cool STEM activities for teachers and parents

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Warren Wise
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From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Warren Wise, recently named a PBS Digital Innovator All-Star, kicks off our 2020-21 Guest Blog Series with a twist - a video blog, or vlog if you will! In the video, Wise shares seven STEM activities teachers and parents can use in the...

EOC seeks feedback on SC’s accountability system

August 3, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversuight Committee

The SC General Assembly requires the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) to review the state’s education accountability system in 2020. While an advisory group has been working this year on evaluating the current system and looking forward, the group is seeking feedback...

Cathy Hughes | Women Vision SC Podcast

August 3, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Linda O'Bryon
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Shortly after Cathy Hughes joined The Times and Democrat in Orangeburg in 1972, she got a call from the society editor who said, “Cathy, The Times and Democrat’s on fire.” Hughes and her husband rushed to the paper and along with staff members watched as smoke came out of...

Tropical Storm Isaias Maintaining its Strength

August 2, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Athena Masson
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Tropical Storm Isaias continues to maintain maximum sustained wind speeds of 70 mph as of Sunday evening 55 miles southeast of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Isaias has a chance of further strengthening back into a Catgeory 1 hurricane before it approaches the coastlines of South...

Free workshop on Social and Emotional Skills

August 2, 2020 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
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Educators and the general public are invited to join us for a free virtual workshop on August 5 focusing on the social and emotional skills necessary to cope with these uncertain times. SCETV and the Social Emotional Learning Alliance for South Carolina are excited to...

Tropical Storm Watches and Warnings Issued for the South Carolina Coastline Ahead of Isaías

August 1, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Dr. Athena Masson
Tropical Storm Isaias Track

Update as of 9:30 AM Sunday Tropical Storm Warnings are in effect from South Santee River southward, including Charleston, Beaufort, and Hilton Head Island ahead of the likely arrival of Tropical Storm Isaias. Tropical Storm Watches are now posted for the Grand Strand...

Storytime with ETV debut

August 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Storytime with South Carolina ETV

Storytime with South Carolina ETV is a new online series that promotes the love of reading and literary stories connected to our great state. The series will include stories about historical figures and South Carolina geography, coming of age narratives, and a few classics...

Isaias drawing closer to the Southeast U.S. coast

August 1, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Isaias Track

Hurricane Isaias is moving northwestward putting it on a course to draw very near or over the east coast of Florida Saturday night through Sunday before turning northward to near the South Carolina coast Monday afternoon and evening. As of the mid-morning Saturday advisory...

SC Lede: COVID-19 — Six Feet, Isaias! Social Distance!

August 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
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This episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 1, 2020, features: details on the economic outlook of our country amidst the worst quaterly GDP rate in the post-war era; insight on DHEC's pandemic response; the latest South Carolina forecast for Hurricane Isaias; and...

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