StreamlineSC’s Learn360 Releases New and Improved Service

By B. Jamison

ETV Streamline Powered by Learn360

It's 2016 and StreamlineSC's Learn360 "backbone" kicks off the New Year with NEW features! South Carolina administrators and educators are being upgraded automatically. No action on your part is required — you just have even more powerful Learn360 resources in SCETV’s video-on-demand service StreamlineSC for your classrooms!

Youth Leadership Academy Facilitators Needed

By B. Jamison

Coastal Carolina University Youth Leadership Academy

For the ninth year the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, along with the Jefferson Awards Foundation and Leadership Grand Strand, will be holding the annual Youth Leadership Academy on March 7 from 8:30 am-2 pm at Coastal Carolina University.  Students will participate in hands on activities to help them build their leadership, communication, and teamwork skills.

ETV Provides “Just-in-Time” Technology Workshops – Schedule Today!

By B. Jamison

Teachers on computers

Catch ETV trainers at an upcoming conference or schedule  a workshop at your school or district!

ETV trainers will be attending these upcoming statewide conferences. You are invited to drop by the ETV booth and we hope to see you at our conference sessions!

-        Early Childhood, January 28-30, Columbia

-        SCCTE (English), January 28-30, Kiawah 

-        School Boards, February 18-20, Hilton Head

-        Reading, February 25-27, Hilton Head

-        SCASL (Librarians), March 2-4, Myrtle Beach

EOC Issues Report on Time Students Spent Testing

By B. Jamison

SC Education Oversight Committee logo

Concern over the amount of time students spend testing is not new or unique to South Carolina. In a new report issued in December 2015, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) staff worked to quantify how much time students spend testing in public schools. Of the 82 school districts, 39 school districts agreed to participate.

ACCESS the entire release.

ETV Highlights for January 2016

By B. Jamison

PBS Nature Cat

January 10 at 5:00 p.m. on ETV: Nine to Ninety

Phyllis Sabatini is the active, 89-year-old matriarch of her close-knit Italian American family. As she watches her daughter struggle to care for everyone from nine to 90, Phyllis makes a radical decision to move into assisted living. Phyllis Sabatini realizes that leaving home is difficult at any age, but she learns that sometimes, the best way to say “I love you” is to say “goodbye.” (Repeats January 15 at 2:30 p.m. on ETVW.)


High School Student Production Awards - Southeast Emmy Chapter

By B. Jamison

Southeast Emmy Awards

The Southeast Emmy Chapter is about to launch our High School Student Production Awards.  This is the 4th year of the award, which uses categories and criteria similar to that of the actual Southeast Emmys. Each year the number of entries has doubled and it has been great to recognize the next generation of creative leaders!

Teachers, administrators, students in South Carolina . . . please spread the word about this exciting opportunity: