Education

"O" is for Orr, James Lawrence [1822-1873]

February 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
South Carolina From A to Z

"O" is for Orr, James Lawrence [1822-1873]. Congressman. Governor. After serving in the General Assembly, Orr was elected to the U.S. Congress as a States-Rights Democrat and served five terms [1849-1859]. By sentiment a Unionist, he believed that the state’s interests...

SC Educators: FREE PD on Content and Tools Offered by SCETV

January 31, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers around table on laptops and tablets

SCETV trainers will come to your school to provide quality professional development workshops to meet your needs. We offer a variety of workshops for Pre-K to 12 educators and for Pre-Service teachers at Colleges and Universities. These workshops are FREE for South Carolina...

"N" is for Nielsen, Barbara Stock [b. 1942]

January 31, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
South Carolina From A to Z

"N" is for Nielsen, Barbara Stock [b. 1942]. State Superintendent of Education. A native of Ohio, in 1984, Nielsen became the curriculum specialist and director of business-community partnerships for Beaufort County Schools. In 1990 she was elected state Superintendent of...

K-8 Teachers & Your Students Can Attend a USC Men’s Basketball Game by Doing Math!

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

Season 2 of "Martin's Math Club” continues! The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is pleased to continue their partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department for Season 2...

Summer 2018 PD Opportunities from ETV - BOOK Early!

January 30, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teachers in computer class

This summer why not have ETV provide engaging Professional Development for your teachers? Book one or more days with an ETV Instructional Technology Specialist at no cost to your school or district!

"L" is for Lebby, Nathaniel H. [1816-1880]

January 29, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Walter Edgar
South Carolina From A to Z

"L" is for Lebby, Nathaniel H. [1816-1880]. Inventor. In 1852 Lebby, an employee of the South Carolina Railroad, received a patent for a “water-raising apparatus”—a steam-driven pump frequently used in the Lowcountry’s rice fields. It was also used to deepen a channel in...

Voorhees College

January 26, 2018 - Posted in HBCU Rising
Vorhees College

The present Voorhees College campus and buildings date from 1905 to the mid-1930s, and is itself a pioneer in higher education for African Americans in the area. Founder Elizabeth Evelyn Wright, a graduate of Tuskegee Institute, was a young black woman in her early twenties...

Morris College

January 26, 2018 - Posted in HBCU Rising
Morris College

Morris College was founded in 1908 by the Baptist Educational and Missionary Convention of South Carolina to provide educational opportunities for Negro students in response to the historical denial of access to the existing educational system. Today, under the continued...

PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs | Mastering the Interview Process

January 26, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by K. Young
Legacy Charter High School Students Learning How to Use DSLR Cameras

Guiding the youth for a better purpose is a significant plan of action in today’s age and that is exactly what South Carolina ETV's Kaitlyn Cannon and Don Godish did at Legacy Charter School . The two instructors led the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs workshop, which...

Start the New Year Right with Access to ETV’s LearningWhy Complete Lessons

January 25, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Screen shot of home page of LearningWhy website

This school year, SCETV Education “rolled out” a new service designed to promote student achievement, celebrate best teaching practices and meet the needs of our South Carolina educators! We invite all SC educators to utilize ETV’s NEW, free, innovative service so … create...

SCETV's Tell Them We Are Rising Screenings

January 25, 2018 - Posted in HBCU Rising by Amy Shumaker
African American middle class family from 1950s.

Through a collaboration between public media stations and historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Firelight Films and South Carolina ETV will present several screenings of the latest film from Emmy and Peabody Award-winning director, Stanley Nelson, Tell Them...

Technology at Allen University

January 19, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Jackie Johnson
computer

Palmetto Scene visits Allen University, a historic black university in Columbia, where students are excited about using their knowledge to secure high- paying, interesting jobs in the 21st-century workplace. This story is part of the Tell Them We Are Rising #HBCURising...

Skeletons

January 19, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Rudy Mancke
NatureNotes

Skeletal material can tell you a lot, if you know what to look fore.

PD to Warm Your Mind … ETV Teacher Recertification Courses “Fire-up” Soon!

January 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Teacher on laptop in front of fireplace

ETV Teacher Recertification courses are approved by SDE Office of Educator Services for SC educators. Over 50 courses offered for 20 renewal credits each, facilitated online and self-paced. Cost: $75 each. Plus, Natural History In and Out of the Classroom with Rudy Mancke...

Grow Your Career This Year with PBS TeacherLine

January 18, 2018 - Posted in Education by Kathy Finger
Teacher working with students on laptop

Resolved to grow your career this year? Enroll now for a PBS TeacherLine facilitated course! TeacherLine’s high-quality, online courses offer the rigor you need to make a difference plus the peer- and facilitator- support you want. Spring courses begin March 14, 2018. Earn...

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