ETV Education

SCETV and SC Department of Education partner for At-Home Learning initiative

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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Despite mandatory school closures in response to COVID-19, South Carolina students can still engage in quality learning activities and instruction. South Carolina ETV and the S. C. Department of Education have partnered to use the power of television to broadcast...

Virtual professional development and training available for educators

April 9, 2020 - Posted in Education by Salandra Bowman
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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
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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
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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...

Distance Learning Resources from PBS LearningMedia

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, PBS LearningMedia producers and educators have come together to curate a special collection of resources organized by grade and subject area. Find videos, lesson plans, and activities that support learning at...

Language resources for learners

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
World Languages subject area page on Knowitall.org

A number of learning resources are available to support world languages during this time. The Education team reached out to our friends at the SC State Library and also searched our PBS and ETV resources to identify helpful tools. Do you have others we should add to this...

Programs for National Autism Awareness Month on SCETV PBS KIDS March 30-April 21

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Arthur - When Carl Met George - Programming for National Autism Awareness Month from PBS KIDS

For National Autism Awareness Month, SCETV PBS KIDS will air episodes featuring characters with Autism, including new episodes from DINOSAUR TRAIN and SESAME STREET, March 30 April 21.

April 2020 on Knowitall

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from content featured in April 2020 on Knowitall.org

This Month on Knowitall.org: At-Home Learning resources and instructional materials are available from South Carolina ETV and the SC Department of Education. Find more information and links below. For School Library Month and National Poetry Month, literacy, storytelling,...

Digital classrooms ... learning in the fast lane

March 30, 2020 - Posted in Education by Christy Nexsen
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From our Educator Guest Blogger Series I do not think I have ever been more proud of the teaching profession than I have in the last week. That is no small statement considering I have been teaching for over 20 years. We have pulled together in such a way that nobody should...

Early learning services expanded with Bright by Text

March 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
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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...

EOC: Support for families helping students learn at home

March 29, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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During this time of uncertainty, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has been working to provide assistance to school districts as they implement emergency eLearning due to school closures. During the last two years, the EOC has worked with 15 SC school districts...

April 2020 ETV program highlights

March 28, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
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ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! PBS KIDS provides holiday-themed episodes for Easter, Earth Day and Arbor Day. Don’t miss premieres of the Wild Kratts special and the World on Fire series on Masterpiece , all in April!

South Carolina ETV reimagines mission-driven partnership with the S.C. Department of Education in response to COVID-19

March 19, 2020 - Posted in Education
SCETV/SCDE Partnership

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina ETV (SCETV) today announced a plan in partnership with the S.C. Department of Education (SCDE) to broadcast streamlined, curriculum-based programming for the state’s pre-K through 12th grade students in response to mandatory school closures...

March into Spring: New renewal courses + free offer

March 18, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
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ETV provides quality professional development for South Carolina educators, continuing our strong commitment to education. ETV Teacher Recertification offers over 25 online courses, plus several NEW Natural History courses. Courses earn 20 renewal credits each and are...

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