Education

Calling All High School Students: Make a Short Film - Win Cash Prizes

By B. Jamison

2017 SC Young Filmmakers Project logo

Designed to foster media arts skills and bring attention to the next generation of South Carolina filmmakers, the Young Filmmakers Project is an annual statewide high school filmmaking competition hosted by Trident Technical College and the South Carolina Film Commission. All high school students in grades 9-12 who are residents of South Carolina are eligible to enter the short film competition, including public, private and home school students

CALLING ALL HIGH SCHOOL FILMMAKERS!  

PBS Student Reporting Labs: ETV’s DSLR Workshop

By K. Cannon

Legacy Charter Students Using a DSLR

High school students bustled around their DSLR cameras, taking turns looking through the preview monitors and wondering out-loud questions like, “Why does it look so dark?” and “So, do I adjust the ISO or aperture first?” With hands-on experience, along with the suggestions of their peers (and the help of their instructors), these students were able to figure out the answers to these questions and discover the ins and outs of DSLR manual settings.

More on ETV StreamlineSC Service Update

By D. Byrd

ETV Streamline logo

Service Update

THANK YOU to our South Carolina educators for your comments and questions! As you know, ETV has provided a wealth of free digital media to our SC schools for over a dozen years through StreamineSC. Started in 2004, this valuable service has gone through upgrades and changes along the way. It will be ending after this current school year, but ETV will continue to make available free digital content and educational services as we look to the future!

EOC Seeking Teacher Comments about Computer Science by March 10

By B. Jamison

SC Education oversight Committee logo

The Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is seeking teacher comments on behalf of the South Carolina General Assembly. Teachers are asked to participate in a short online survey to provide Information about their experience, training and interest level as it relates to computer science by March 10, 2017.
 

Women’s History Month, South Carolina Day Resources on Knowitall

By M. Brown

Images from content featured on Knowitall for Women's History Month and South Carolina Day

Knowitall brings you the content you need for Women’s History Month, and it’s so easy to locate—just a few clicks away! From the American Revolution to the Civil Rights Era, and in fields from education, to medicine, to law, this month’s featured Collection brings stories of the courageous women who have impacted our lives, then and now! 

Behind the Scenes | Filming of the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution

By D. Godish

Behind the Scenes

The smell of gunfire filled the air as rifles fired between Revolutionary War militia and British regulars in the woods at Historic Brattonsville last Saturday. 

Perfect weather greeted the SCETV crew from Spartanburg and Columbia for their final location day for the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution project.  Reenactors from South and North Carolina came to Historic Brattonsville  to recreate several key scenes related to Kings Mountain and other stories of the Southern Campaign.

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