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Suicide Prevention Efforts Changed by COVID

November 6, 2020 - Posted in News by Tut Underwood
Suicide Prevention Lifeline

As the COVID pandemic continues, it also continues to alter virtually every aspect of life and work in South Carolina as well as the nation. For some, working at home or wearing a mask to the store is a minor inconvenience. For others, however, the isolation of working from...

Six More Years for Senator Lindsey Graham Despite Unprecendented Challenge

November 4, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Long-time Republican Senator Lindsey Graham celebrates his victory

Following his toughest political fight yet, long-time Republican Senator Lindsey Graham told supporters at a watch party in Columbia Tuesday night the victory was an answer to a lot of prayers. He says he's grateful to have secured a fourth term in the U.S. Senate and he's...

In The 2020 Presidential Election S.C. Is Expected to Remain 'Reliably Red'

November 3, 2020 - Posted in News by Russ McKinney
President Donald Trump (left) and Democratic challenger, former Vice-President Joe Biden

In the final hours of this year’s presidential campaign, Donald Trump and Joe Biden have been flying in and out of the so-called battleground states, states with sizeable electoral votes and with a recent history of being able to be carried by the candidate of either party...

SC Lede: Election 2020 — What Are You Hearing?

November 3, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison hit the campaign trail for final push before Election Day.

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for November 3, 2020, features: a look at the final push by Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison; the latest on absentee voting; how one woman with agoraphobia has been handling the pandemic; and more...

Frost Advisories Issued For Much Of South Carolina Early Tuesday Morning

November 2, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Frost Advisory

The coldest air of the season has arrived in the Palmetto State -- and some frost is likely in many areas away from the coast early Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service has issued Frost Advisories over much of the state beginning after midnight Tuesday and lasting...

Voting rights and the continuing battle for equity since Reconstruction

November 2, 2020 - Posted in History by Xavier Blake
student walking to class

On the verge of Election Day, the Reconstruction 360 project team visited Norfolk State University, an HBCU in Virginia, to explore how Reconstruction era voting issues resonate in the 21st century. The following clip includes highlights from a work in progress. For more...

Healthy Habits for Families during the Pandemic (to Promote Good Health)

November 2, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Christine San Giovanni

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Christine San Giovanni about healthy habits for families during the pandemic, to prevent child obesity and promote good health. Dr. San Giovanni is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Heart-Health, Pediatric Weight...

Graham - Harrison Senate Race Is Expensive and Closely Watched

November 2, 2020 - Posted in News by Russ McKinney
Senator LIndsey Graham, left; challenger Jaime Harrison

Republican Lindsey Graham is seeking his fourth term in the U.S. Senate, and is facing the most serious challenge of his political career from Democrat Jaime Harrison, an African American attorney who has raised a national record of more than $100 Million. Combined with...

Eta Forms in the Caribbean Tying the Record for Most Named Cyclones in a Single Season

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Eta Forecast Track and Intensity

Tropical Storm Eta formed late Saturday night in the central Caribbean Sea becoming the 28th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Hurricane and Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued for parts of Nicaragua and Honduras where Eta is expected to impact Tuesday...

Effective parent communication

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Brian Day
Parent on laptop computer

When I was a teacher, I would often struggle with how to keep parents involved and informed in their child’s education. I would call parents during work hours and often leave messages only to receive a phone call during my off hours. I knew there had to be a better way to...

Exciting times for Early Learning

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bre Wilson
Image of Growing Up with Smart Cat Workbook Cover

We are closing out 2020 with a big treat for early learners! Smart Cat is growing up and learning new lessons every day and the same is true for South Carolina early learners. Keep reading for updates on new content and opportunities.

Happy Everything 2020: The virtual edition

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Ryan Easterbrooks & Adrienne Green-Smith
Graphic saying Happy Everything in gold letters

We want to help schools and educators spread holiday cheer this year! Though our celebrations may be socially distant or different than expected, COVID-19 cannot have the joy of the holiday season. Follow us on Facebook and Pinterest at SCETV Education to experience and...

LearningWhy: Gone, but not really

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Sharla Brown
Graphic about Learning Why moving to Knowitall.org

In just a few weeks, when you go to www.learningwhy.org you will not find it! No worries, LearningWhy is moving in with KnowItAll. We’ve combined LearningWhy.org and KnowItAll.org after speaking with South Carolina educators about the best parts of each platform and the...

Digital Literacy, can you Dig IT?

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Furman Fortner
Graphic saying Bridging the Digital Divide

It seemed like in March of 2020, thanks to the pandemic and social distancing, that virtual became the new normal. Working, socializing, and learning took on a new look in the form of Zoom calls, virtual game nights, and digital classrooms. Teachers, parents, and students...

Connecting past and present through inquiry

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by Dr. Jeff Eargle
students discussing a project

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series As the 2020-2021 school year begins, teaching and learning across the United States is occurring in a context that includes a presidential election coinciding with a Supreme Court vacancy, a global pandemic, public demonstrations...

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