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Virtual professional development and training available for educators

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
Young woman on laptop

Despite mandatory school closures in response to COVID-19, South Carolina ETV is still providing virtual training and professional development for educators and families. Join the Education team each week for online learning opportunities on a variety of topics such as...

Need renewal credit by June 30? Learn & earn with ETV!

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop at home

SC Teachers … earn your renewal credit around YOUR schedule in the comfort of YOUR own home with ETV Teacher Recertification !

Spring courses for R2S, renewal and graduate credit

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
picture of woman on phone in her kitchen with flowers and a laptop in the background

PBS TeacherLine facilitated courses offer educators a great way to earn recertification credits while connecting with fellow educators across the nation. These online courses, built on distance learning best practices, also offer a terrific way for educators to learn about...

PBS LearningMedia resources available now!

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Graphic from Nature Cat from PBS LearningMedia

Celebrate Spring with Elementary Education Resources from Nature Cat Fred the house cat dreams of exploring the great outdoors. Once his family leaves for the day, Fred transforms into Nature Cat, "backyard explorer extraordinaire!" Enjoy looking through these clips, story...

Sesame Street Special Airs in April

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education
Elmos Playdate

Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate Will Offer Families a Moment of Joy and Connection in Challenging Times During this challenging time, what if kids could connect with their Sesame Street pals for a virtual playdate filled with fun, stories, and songs? Coming to you from Elmo'...

Stephanie Haecherl’s 2nd Grade Students

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann and Stephanie Haecherl
Teacher on Zoom

We ‘re almost through our first month of eLearning in South Carolina. It hasn’t always been smooth and easy, but as lesson plans move from classrooms to living rooms, bedrooms, and even laundry rooms, you can count on South Carolina teachers to come up with creative and...

Arthur Middleton | SC Hall of Fame

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Digital
Arthur Middleton

A brief biography of the life of Arthur Middleton, statesman and signer of the Declaration of Independence. Through the use of archival materials, scholar interviews, and historic landmarks and reenactments, this program details the events surrounding Middleton’s life and...

Reel South: Unmarked

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Documentaries

(Episode #502 - April 13, 2020) Much of America’s rich history is being lost to time. In the South, vast amounts of African-American gravesites and burial grounds for enslaved persons have been disappearing over the years. In Virginia alone, stories of thousands at rest...

"Spoiling for a Fight"

April 9, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An Eastern Cottonmouth snake, agkistrodon piscivorus

A listener has an encounter with an Eastern Cottonmouth.

180 History specials you can watch right now!

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Andrew Davis
The S.C. State House

Calling all history enthusiasts! South Carolina’s history is arguably one of the richest in the United States – from the prehistoric era to the present day, our state has so many stories to tell. One way to learn more about South Carolina’s history is to physically visit...

Why verification might be THE most important word you teach your students in 2020

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Education by Frank Baker
"Verify" image

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Not enough of us, including our students, are verifying what we consume. There, I said it. That’s incredibly important now that, in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, more and more fake news and disinformation is being shared via...

Empty classroom issues ... where at home do I set-up?

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Education by Christy Nexsen
Students using ipads in a classroom

Christy Nexsen teaches third grade at Manning Primary School in Clarendon County School District 2. She’s found creative ways to keep her students engaged while they are learning at home. This is my classroom that is set up and ready to go at school! I write and put...

How to make "Botanical Eggs"

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Botanial Eggs

Allison Jones from the South Carolina Botanical Garden shares with us at "Making It Grow" how to use onion skins and purple cabbage along with materials from your yard to decorate eggs! Botanical Eggs 1. Making Dye: Materials: Eggs (Boiled or raw, for blowing out later; If...

De-Stress With DIY Flower Arrangements

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Home
J Schwanke with a bouquet of flowers

Tulips: Year-Round Spring It's officially Spring! Tulips are often considered Spring flowers, but did you know they can bloom year-round? Watch host J Schwanke show the storied history of the tulip, and how to get maximum enjoyment out of this beautiful flower with...

Strong, Gusty Storms Possible Later Wednesday into Thursday Morning

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne

A complex of strong thunderstorms, a few of which will be capable of producing wind damage, is forecast to move across the Palmetto State early Thursday morning. A stray thunderstorm or two is also possible Wednesday afternoon across the northern tier of the state, capable...