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Trucking Industry Needs Drivers

August 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Richard Bogan

According to a recent article in the Washington Post, the United States is suffering from a severe shortage of long-haul truck drivers. A condition that analysts say could disrupt our current prosperous economy. What is the current state of South Carolina’s trucking...

Free, Quality Resources & Educator Guest Blogger Series

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
PBS LearningMedia, LearningWhy screenshots, Knowitall logo and photo of hands using a keyboard

We invite you to learn about the education services available to you, our valued SC teachers! Visit the new, improved PBS LearningMedia site with PBS programs and segments you can use. Do you have a LearningWhy account? Create your free account to access complete lesson...

Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable September 26 at 7 p.m.

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Making College Affordable graphic with cash and a graduation cap

Kicking off the new season in ETV’s Carolina Classrooms series is our annual Making College Affordable special on September 26, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Financial aid professionals from colleges and agencies across the state will explain the various types of aid available and offer...

EOC Reports on the Education of Military Connected Children in SC

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

In 2014, the General Assembly passed Act 289, the Military Family Quality of Life Enhancement Act. The Act’s purpose is to “enhance many quality of life issues for members of the armed forces.” Part of the law requests the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) to develop...

ETV FREE Technology Training & New Education Team Member

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers at table using laptops and tablets

ETV Education FREE Technology Training SCETV Education provides FREE technology training at your location . Our staff trains over 3,000 South Carolina teachers face-to-face every school year. ETV's trainers specialize in webtools, iPads and Google, as well as all of the...

ETV Program Highlights for September 2018

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Screen shot from video, the Amazing Human Body - 3-part series

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In September, enjoy our new By the River series with lowcountry authors, participate in the Great American Read and continue with the Mark Twain series! Don’t miss ETV’s Carolina Classrooms: Making College...

How to Teach Your Children Healthy Eating Habits

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
A family shares a meal at the table.

Christy Maloney, LD, LDN offers some suggestions on teaching healthy eating habits to children. She says involving kids in the preparation of meals not only teaches them good habits, but also makes them more interested in the food they are eating.

How to Involve Children in the Planning and Preparation of Meals

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Salad in a bowl

Who does the cooking at your house? Who goes shopping? Christy Maloney, LD, LDN says parents can involve children of all ages in the preparation of healthy meals. By Including them in the process, from shopping to serving, the meal teaches them healthy habits.

Buff-Bellied Hummingbird And Red-Naped Sapsucker

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Expeditions by Patrick McMillan
Buff-Bellied Hummingbird

In south Texas, Naturalist Patrick McMillan discovers a colorful hummingbird species normally associated with the tropics. Expeditions with Patrick McMillan is presented nationally by South Carolina ETV through American Public Television (APT).

ETV Launches Educator Guest Blogger Series

August 27, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
image of educators with tablets and phones sharing ideas

ETV is pleased to announce a new monthly guest blogger series featuring SC educators recognized for innovation in the classroom! The new blogger series will serve as an additional platform to our Carolina Classrooms television and web series to elevate and share SC...

Gene Harris on Piano Jazz

August 27, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz logo

Pianist Gene Harris (1933 – 2000) was an integral part of the well-known group The Three Sounds trio, with bassist Andy Simpkins and drummer Bill Dowdy. After a brief hiatus in the 1970s, he teamed up with bassist Ray Brown to form a new group and also made his way as a...

Making It Grow Extra: Maintaining Turf Grass

August 25, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Tony Melton
Making It Grow Minute Extra logo

Host of “Making It Grow” and Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with fellow agent Tony Melton about the best practices for maintaining your Fall turf grass.

Resources for Healthy Nutrition

August 24, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Peas, carrots, and corn arranged on a plate to look like a flower. A fork reaches for one of the carrots.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics celebrates Kids Eat Right Month™ in August by offering tips and resources to promote healthy eating. For more information on healthy eating habits, check out or . Bon...

From Warehouse to Convention Center; A Look at Soda City Comic Con's Growth in the Midlands

August 24, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Cosplay  and comics fan James Williams

In 2011, Donald Brock, Jr. found an old comic book on a shelf, inside one of his father's properties. "I looked at it. It look reasonably old." Brock said, the conditons in the warehouse were not that great, so "I swiped it and said I would go online and see if its worth...

Sports Business Education Highly Rated in SC

August 24, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Matt Brown

According to the most recent SportsBusiness survey, the University of South Carolina’s masters degree program in Sport and Entertainment Management is doing a pretty good job in preparing its graduates for jobs in that industry. Mike Switzer interviews Matt Brown, chair and...