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Yuccas Are Flowering Now

May 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Making It Grow Minute

Credit SC Public Radio Hello Gardeners, I'm Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Right now, striking plants that are grown in many yards, and in cemeteries, and along roadsides are capturing our attention. Yuccas are tough, hardy plants that can...

Discussing Death and Taxes With Your Family

May 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
South Carolina Business Review logo

It’s been said that nothing is certain but death and taxes, and not many topics make for worse conversation starters at the holiday table, but our next guest says it makes a lot of sense to have these difficult conversations with your family sooner rather than later. Mike...

Conversations on S.C. History: The State & the New Nation - The Unification of the Slave State

May 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Dr. J. Brent Morris

(Originally broadcast 03/10/17) - In this final installment of public Conversations on South Carolina: The State and the New Nation, 1783-1828 , Dr. Brent Morris, associate professor of history and chair of the humanities at the University of South Carolina-Beaufort, talks...

Historic Heat Expected Over the Holiday Weekend

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Jeff Huffman

The Palmetto State will be sizzling this Memorial Day Weekend, and the heat could be historic. Record highs dating back to the 1950's and 60's are in jeopardy of being broken or tied in several cities by Monday. Triple-digit temperatures are forecast across the Midlands...

“Charlie’s Place” wins Telly award

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Carolina Stories
Charlie’s Place

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that “ Charlie’s Place ,” a program that is part of the network’s “Carolina Stories” series, received a bronze Telly award in the history category. Now in its 40th year, the Telly Awards annually...

South Carolina Students Celebrate Poetry

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Education by Sarah Pritchard
Poet Juan Felipe Herrera signs copies of his books at the awards ceremony in the SC State Library.

This year, over 500 students from across the state participated in the SC State Library's Young Minds Dreaming Contest.

Ingrid (Watch Online)

May 24, 2019 - Posted in Reel South by Morrisa Maltz

Episode #407 - A successful fashion designer who gave up her big-city career, Ingrid Gipson discovered a reclusive life of solitude and unhindered creativity in Arkansas’ rural Ouachita Mountains. As if through poetry, she opens up her world again to those of us willing to...

Six Flags Over Marlboro County

May 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan
Six flags over Marlboro County

The Marlboro County Courthouse is a pretty unique place. The building itself is essentially a replica of Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, right down to the clock tower. The courthouse grounds are also host to a stalwart set of palm trees – and to the flags of six nations,...

Business Lending Resources Expand in S.C.

May 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Anna Lewin

Our next guest’s nonprofit organization got their start in community development through working to provide affordable housing financing in the Lowcountry, but we’ve discovered recently that they now serve the entire state and also include small business lending. Mike...

Carolina Classrooms: Teach Like Finland August 28 at 7 PM

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Carolina Classrooms logo

On August 28 at 7:00-7:30 p.m., ETV’s Carolina Classrooms will feature a special that looks into best practices as we continue to address key issues facing our South Carolina schools. Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents, and all...

Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Stephanie Frazier
Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection graphic

Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection , airing on SCETV June 20 , is a one-hour “Carolina Stories” documentary that explores the complex story of Barbados and South Carolina. The ties are extensive. Over half of both the white and enslaved populations in South Carolina...

EOC: Ten School Districts Added to Year 2 of eLearning Pilot

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
South Carolina Education Oversight Committee

This month, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) announced that ten additional school districts have been approved to use eLearning days for school make-up days. A total of 15 districts in the state will participate in the program in the upcoming school year, including...

Knowitall Series & Collections - The Learning Continues on!

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Series & Collections plus content featured on for August 2019

This month on Knowitall , we’ll feature the “heart and soul” of Knowitall – our Series and Collections – that facilitate learning all year long! If you haven’t perused these resources recently, you may be surprised at all that you’ll find, right here on Knowitall! We’ll...

Turn Over a New Leaf in Your Teaching

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Photo of a teacher hugging her student

This autumn, don’t ‘fall back’ into tired, old teaching practices – instead grow forward with a convenient, collaborative PBS TeacherLine course! Choose from more than 15 courses including 3 Read to Succeed (R2S) courses. These facilitated courses are SDE-approved for...

Jump Start Your Renewal with ETV Teacher Recertification

May 23, 2019 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Woman jumping over hurdle

ETV Teacher Recertification offers 45 courses that earn 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). ELA, science, social studies, math, the arts, career education, natural history, and general education courses offered in 5 sessions throughout the year: Fall, Winter,...