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Babyscripts App Provides Convenient Care for Expectant Mothers

February 24, 2020 - Posted in Telehealth by Julia Shillinglaw
Grace Balding reads a book to her toddler

Grace Balding and her family are getting ready for the arrival of their second baby boy. Grace is a stay-at-home mom, and her family temporarily has only one vehicle. This becomes a problem when Grace has to go to one of the many doctor’s visits she has scheduled with her...

ADHD in Children

February 24, 2020 - Posted in Health by Bobbi Conner
Dr. Claire MacGeorge

This week Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Claire MacGeorge about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children. Dr. MacGeorge is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatrician at MUSC Children’s Health.

University of Possibilities

February 21, 2020 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Ricky Taylor

A program at the University of South Carolina is getting middle school students excited about college. Watch the full episode: Education Highlights in South Carolina

Early learning services expanded with Bright by Text

February 20, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Image of teacher with students

SCETV’s Education Division is ramping up its emphasis on early learning and literacy. Last month, we hired a new Early Learning and Literacy Coordinator and introduced new professional development sessions for early learning educators . We continue to build upon programming...

SCETV celebrates CTE Month

February 20, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
SCETV Workforce Education graphic

February is home to Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month. CTE encompasses many different types of education, from classroom learning to certification programs to work-based learning opportunities outside the classroom. SCETV is excited to collaborate with multiple...

Earn affordable grad credits with TeacherLine Southeast

February 20, 2020 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
Teacher on laptop at home

Educators, earn 3 grad credits for your +30 credential or certificate renewal for only $525 - or even less if a discount code is available – with ETV’s TeacherLine Southeast program! Affordable doesn’t mean cheap though; TeacherLine courses are robust courses offering...

75 Years Later, the Public Gets Access to Rare Images from Iwo Jima

February 20, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Images of soldiers during the five-week long battle of Iwo Jima are now publically accessible

Carrying the wounded to a make-shift hospital, taking communion, and traveling by sea are just some of the images revealed in never-before-seen films taken during the battle of Iwo Jima. The start of this World War II battle began 75 years ago this week and lasted just over...

SC Lede: Trail Bites — Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer

February 20, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
SC LEDE logo

On this edition for the week of February 20, 2020, host Gavin Jackson takes us to recent campaign stops by former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and businessman Tom Steyer. Full remarks from candidates who visit South Carolina during the campaign on...

Mary McLeod Bethune

February 20, 2020 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame by Jackie Johnson
Mary McLeod Bethune

If there were a Mount Rushmore for African-Americans, Mary McLeod Bethune would definitely be on there. She is hailed as one of the most influential African-American educators and Civil Rights figures, during the first half of the 20th century. Mary Jane McLeod Bethune was...

State House Daybook: Feb. 20, 2020

February 20, 2020 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson

State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place. Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's...

Franchising Building Maintenance

February 20, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Ben Mackey

As the economy heated up and the labor market tightened, our next guest noticed an underserved sector in the building maintenance industry and decided to buy a franchise to serve it. Mike Switzer interviews Ben Mackey, owner of the Columbia, SC location of City Wide...

Turkey Tail Mushrooms

February 20, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Turkey Tail Mushrooms

The Turkey Tail mushroom, Trametes versicolor – also known as Coriolus versicolor and Polyporus versicolor – is a common polypore mushroom found throughout the world.

February 20 is World Day of Social Justice

February 19, 2020 - Posted in Digital by Ty Moody
Freedom Walkway

Established June 10, 2008 by the United Nations, the World Day of Social Justice is an international day recognizing the need to promote social justice. This includes addressing issues like poverty, exclusion, gender equality, unemployment, human rights, and social...

Oakdale Elementary School STEAM Program

February 19, 2020 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Oakdale Elementary School students

Oakdale Elementary School in Rock Hill offers a STEAM curriculum for students, challenging them to find solutions to real-world problems.

A Touch of Snow Possible In Parts of South Carolina Thursday

February 19, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne

UPDATE: A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Chesterfield, Lancaster, York, and Cherokee counties, valid from early Thursday morning through late Thursday night. It has been a mild and wet winter thus far in the Palmetto State. The “wet” is not likely to go away...