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Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute Scholarships Now Available

September 18, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute logo

The scholarship application for the Colonial Williamsburg's Teacher Institute is now open and will close on Dec. 15, 2017. We look forward to welcoming the Teacher Institute Class of 2018 to Williamsburg!

Ken Burns’ The Vietnam War and SCETV Man and Moment Special

September 14, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Steve Flaherty from Man and Moment and soldier from The Vietnam War by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

PBS presents Ken Burns’ The Vietnam War September 17-21, 24-28 at 8 p.m. on SCETV. This 10-part documentary film series tells the epic story of the Vietnam War as never before. Ten years in the making, the series brings the war and the chaotic epoch it encompassed to life...

2017 Constitution Day James Otis Lecture: Now Online

September 14, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Wide shot of James Otis Lecture

The South Carolina Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SC ABOTA) presents the Ninth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in observance of National Constitution Day. The topic for the 2017 James Otis Lecture is the “Separation of Powers and the Judges’ Role in our...

Administrators, Media Specialists & Teachers…Powerful, Engaging and Free PD!

September 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teachers in computer class

ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are FREE for South Carolina public, charter, private, home schools, and higher education pre-service teachers. We encourage you to look at the current ETV PD...

ETV Teacher Recertification: Easily Accessible, Content-Rich Renewal Courses

August 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teacher on laptop smiling

ETV Teacher Recertification offers courses in ELA, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, and general education to meet your renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit) and costs $75. Courses approved by SC Department of Education for...

Carolina Classrooms: Making College Affordable September 27 at 7 p.m. on ETV

August 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Making College Affordable graphic with dollar bills and graduation cap

Kicking off the new season in ETV’s Carolina Classrooms series is our annual Making College Affordable special on September 27, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Financial aid professionals from colleges and agencies across the state will offer advice on applying for and financing college...

EOC: Resources Available for Back-to-School

August 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

As students and families prepare for the new school year, please be aware that there are many resources available to help.

ETV Program Highlights for September 2017

August 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Photo from Earth's Natural Wonders - Extreme Wonders

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In September, ETV will continue the Earth’s Natural Wonders series, feature new specials about 9/11 and showcase selected arts programs. Also, don’t miss new episodes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood , ETV’s Palmetto...

Vietnam Veterans Memorial “Wall of Faces” – South Carolina

August 24, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Screen shot of Wall of Faces website

WETA Public Broadcasting for Greater Washington, D.C. has been working in partnership with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) on the upcoming PBS Ken Burns’ Vietnam War series.

ETV Will Come to You! Plan Now…Free Technology Workshops at Your School

August 7, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teachers in class on computers

ETV will come to your school to provide professional development workshops to meet your needs. These workshops are FREE for South Carolina public, charter, private, home schools, and higher education pre-service teachers. We encourage you to look at the current ETV PD...

Sesame Street in Communities - Nurse Family Partnership

August 1, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Nurse and parents with newborn infant

Did you know Sesame Street in Communities isn’t only a website? It’s also a growing network of community providers like you, who leverage Sesame Street content in their work with kids and families. One of our great partners is Nurse Family Partnership (NFP). With locations...

EOC Reports: Broadband Internet Service Available for Low-Income Individuals

July 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

Through budget and policy recommendations to the General Assembly, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has supported initiatives to expand Internet access to South Carolina students in classrooms and beyond the traditional school day to students at home.

South Carolina’s PBS LearningMedia

July 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
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Access thousands of free, innovative, standards-aligned and curriculum-targeted digital resources

Jump Start Your Renewal Plans with ETV Teacher Recertification!

July 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teacher outside on laptop

ETV Teacher Recertification offers 50+ courses that earn 20 renewal credits each (NO graduate credit). Language arts, science, social studies, mathematics, the arts, and general education courses - all approved by the SC Department of Education for SC teachers, facilitated...

ETV Highlights for August 2017

July 31, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Images from August Space Exploration and Eclipse Programs

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In August, ETV will feature special programs leading up to the Total Solar Eclipse and coverage of the August 21 event beginning at 2:30 p.m. Also, don’t miss new episodes of Ready Jet Go!, ETV’s Palmetto Scene...

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