Education

HERO Live! Nov. 19 and Dec. 17 at 1:00 p.m. on SC Channel

HERO Live! from Colonial Williamsburg supports American history education for students in grades 4-8. Using 21st century technology and dramatizations with re-enactors to play the roles of historical figures, the HERO Live! programs are correlated to standards, providing a compelling learning experience.

All SC schools can view two upcoming programs at 1:00 p.m. on the SC Channel (SCC):   

Schedule Free ETV Technology Training at Your School or at ETV!

ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide free training. Our ETV professionals can provide training on using mobile devices and webtools, plus assist your teachers with learning about StreamlineSC provider Learn360. 

Your teachers can find out how to create multimedia projects with mobile devices, learn about flipping tools or the power of QR codes, explore iMovie on iPads or assessment tools on the web, or even gain an understanding of cloud storage. We work with PC’s, MAC’s and mobile devices.

Here is a list of ideas for ETV PD Workshops:

PBS LearningMedia Illuminates Native American History and Culture

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, PBS LearningMedia spotlights resources that illuminate various aspects of Native American history and culture.

First People – The Native Americans

The story of America doesn’t start when the English colonized the country in 1607 – in fact, they weren’t the first Europeans to arrive, or even the first people to live here. That stake in history belongs to the Native Americans.

Carolina Classrooms Equity in Education Now Online, Adult Education Repeats Nov. 25

Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. Each program focuses on key educational topics and initiatives in our state. From addressing ways to make higher education more affordable to preparing students for 21st century careers; from looking at statewide assessments to celebrating our best South Carolina educators, Carolina Classrooms provides a forum for education stakeholders to learn and be involved.

 

EOC Publishes Evaluation of Summer Reading Camp Partnerships

Pursuant to Proviso 1.79 of the 2014-15 General Appropriations Act, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is responsible for evaluating the impact of community partnerships on student academic success. The EOC released a report on October 12 that provides findings and recommendations on the implementation of after-school and summer reading programs implemented by community partnerships during Spring 2015 and Summer 2015 across South Carolina to support struggling readers.

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