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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...

Coming soon: Spanish translations

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
graphic of the Spanish word 'proximamente'

SCETV Education is pleased to announce Spanish translations will be offered soon for a variety of education resources! Resources to be translated include datacasting information, various KnowItAll.org assets and videos, preK materials, and more. Assets for students as well...

Self-paced PD options, including a new PBL course!

November 1, 2020 - Posted in Education by K.Finger
Man outside running

Now that the new school year has *settled*, are you ready to invest in your own education, and maybe earn some renewal credits for recertification too? SCETV Education has options for you ranging from free, ‘mini’ self-paced courses for quick, on-demand learning to flexible...

November & December 2020 Program Highlights

October 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Great Performances: One Man, Two Guvnors with David Benson, Jemima Rooper and James Corden

To view the full TV schedule, visit scetv.org/schedule . Use the TV schedule to search for upcoming programs, air times and short descriptions. The program highlights are subject to change. Check the schedule at scetv.org/schedule or on the SCETV app to confirm program...

EOC seeking teachers for Remote Learning Survey

October 31, 2020 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has been legislatively directed to study the impact of remote learning on student achievement. As part of the study, the EOC plans to conduct a survey of teachers and other school personnel.

SC Lede: Nightmare On Lede Street

October 31, 2020 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
South Carolina Ports are expected to see steady

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 31, 2020, features: a look at the competitive First Congressional District race between incumbent Democratic Congressman Joe Cunningham and Republican challenger Nancy Mace; an economic update on South Carolina's ports and...

COVID-19 Alters Halloween Traditions

October 30, 2020 - Posted in Culture by Tut Underwood
Visitors to Trenholm Road United Methodist Church's pumpkin patch in Columbia

The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the traditions of many families, and Halloween in South Carolina is one of them. Many families have decided not to Trick or Treat this year, and organizations have also changed their Halloween plans. The annual Trunk or Treat event at...

COVID Stunted Social Interaction. That's Been a Boon to This Agoraphobe

October 30, 2020 - Posted in Health by Scott Morgan
Veronica Morris, with her service dog Hestia

In the middle of an interview on Zoom, nature called on Hestia Morris to be let into the yard. Veronica Morris took her, trilling a sing-song hellooo to a neighbor under a perfect, cobalt Rock Hill sky. How ordinary it all would be for anyone who isn’t Veronica Morris. But...

Zeta Producing Tropical Storm Gusts; Front May Produce Scattered Storms Later Thursday

October 29, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Wind Gusts from Tropical Storm Zeta

Rapidly-moving Tropical Storm Zeta has been producing wind gusts to tropical storm force across a large portion of the Upstate and even parts of the Midlands Thursday morning. Peak wind gusts to 54 mph were reported at Greenville/Spartanburg, 59 mph at Anderson, and 44 mph...

Tropical Storm Warnings Issued for Upstate Ahead of Zeta

October 28, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Tropical Storm Warnings Ahead of Zeta

Zeta made landfall late Wednesday afternoon near Cocodrie, Louisiana as a strong Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained wind speeds of 110 mph, just shy of a major hurricane. Zeta will gradually weaken as it rapidly moves northeastward tonight but could bring some...

The Final Stretch for the First Congressional District Race

October 28, 2020 - Posted in News by Victoria Hansen
Democratic Congressman Joe Cunningham (left) and Republican State Representative Nancy Mace (right)

Their recent political ads have changed. Republican Congressman Joe Cunningham features his two year-old son Boone as music plays in the background. "We teach our kids to respect others and find common ground. But that's not what you see in Washington," the congressman says...

Next on PBS Masterpiece

October 28, 2020 - Posted in SCETV
Roadkill

Roadkill Premieres Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 9:00 pm (ETV) Hugh Laurie (House, Veep, The Night Manager) stars as a scheming politician in Roadkill, a taut, propulsive drama scripted by Sir David Hare (the Worriker trilogy, The Hours). Laurie plays Peter Laurence, a self-...

Zeta On Track For Season's Eighth Gulf Coast Landfall

October 28, 2020 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
Hurricane Zeta

It has been an abnormally busy season hurricane season in many respects: the Gulf coast is bracing for its eighth landfalling tropical storm or hurricane in a season. If Zeta landfalls as a hurricane, it would tie the Continental U.S. record of 6 landfalling hurricanes in a...

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