Education

Living History at Historic Brattonsville

January 20, 2017 - Posted in ETV Regionals by K. Cannon
Visitor Center sign at Historic Brattonsville in York County, SC

Historic Brattonsville is a 775-acre Revolutionary War site located in York County, South Carolina. It is the site of the Bratton Plantation, which was owned by the Bratton family. The Bratton family came to North America in the early 18th century and ended up settling in...

Summer 2017 PD Opportunities from ETV

January 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teachers on laptops and tablets

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!

PBS NewsHour Coverage of Inauguration Day 2017

January 19, 2017 - Posted in Education by M. Brown
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PBS NewsHour in partnership with Twitter will live stream special coverage of Inauguration Day 2017 on Twitter from 11am – 5pm ET on Friday, January 20, 2017. South Carolina ETV will broadcast the PBS Newshour Inauguration 2017: A Special Report on ETV HD on Friday, January...

Colonial Williamsburg Education Resource Library: Learn More About the Office of the President

January 17, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Colonial Williamsburg Resource Library graphic

From Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Gazette: Today, Donald J. Trump becomes the nation's 45th president. But did you know presidents weren't always inaugurated in January? January 20 was designated as inauguration day by the 20th amendment in 1933 (although the date moves...

Attention SC Educators: ETV Education Seeks Your Input!

January 16, 2017 - Posted in Education
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A great big THANK YOU to our SC Pre-K-12 educators who have already completed the online ETV Education Services Survey! We continue to seek feedback from other SC educators so … we want to hear from YOU! It is extremely important for ETV to continue learning how we can best...

ETV StreamlineSC Service Update

January 13, 2017 - Posted in Education by D. Byrd
Students using tablets

Since 2004, ETV has provided a wealth of free digital media content to SC schools through our StreamlineSC service, including state-specific content developed by ETV as well as national content provided by partners. Due to funding decreases and new ETV services on the...

Boost Student Learning AND Your Career with a PBS TeacherLine Course!

January 12, 2017 - Posted in Education by K. Finger
Start the New Year with PD!

Give your students and your career a boost in the new year by taking a high-quality PBS TeacherLine course! Choose from convenient, facilitated courses offering renewal and graduate credits or ‘bite-sized’ self-paced courses just right for anytime learning.

Explore the Martin Luther King Day Collection on Knowitall

January 12, 2017 - Posted in Education by M. Brown
Martin Luther King Jr. addresses a crowd from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial where he delivered his famous, “I Have a Dream,”

Knowitall's Martin Luther King Day Collection has resources for everyone! Try it out today! Martin Luther King Day Collection on Knowitall.org

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise – Programs Repeat, Educational Lessons Available!

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Martin Luther King leading protest

The four-hour PBS series Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise with Henry Louis Gates Jr. repeats in January. In this series, Gates embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history.

Education Oversight Committee Budget Recommendations

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
SC Education oversight Committee logo

On December 12, 2016, the Education Oversight Committee (EOC) adopted budget recommendations for the 2017-18 fiscal year. The programmatic and funding recommendations made are designed to continue last year’s support of educators and students while accelerating innovation...

January on Knowitall

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by M. Brown
Images from January featured content on Knowitall

This month on Knowitall, we’re excited to share our first 3D Virtual Tour! Try out this new technology in your classroom with an up-close tour of Homestead House at Historic Brattonsville. There’s also a new Martin Luther King Day Collection to explore, and we have...

ETV Highlights for January 2017

January 6, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Photo from Victoria on masterpiece

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In January, ETV coverage of the SC Legislative season begins again, ETV’s new public affairs program This Week in South Carolina starts, new and exciting PBS series premiere, and new episodes in ETV Kids programs,...

TransformSC’s Learning Institute: Project-Based Learning Jan. 24 - REGISTER NOW!

January 4, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
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TransformSC's Learning Institutes are designed to connect TransformSC Schools and Districts with experts on transformative practices in the classroom. The events are offered free of charge to TransformSC Schools and Districts. Seats will be offered to the general public, as...

Statewide Student Competitions in STEM and The Arts! Submit Video Entries Soon

January 4, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Screen shot of This Schools Got Talent 2017 website.

Calling all South Carolina public school students grades K-12 to participate in the SC Future Minds 2017 “This Schools Got STEAM” and “This School’s Got Talent” competitions! This School’s Got Talent Singers, bands and other performers – This School’s Got Talent is for YOU...

Robust, Free PD: Schedule ETV Training for Winter, Spring or Summer

January 2, 2017 - Posted in Education by B. Jamison
Teachers in computer class

ETV trainers will come to your school or district to provide quality professional development workshops on diverse topics: mobile devices, 1 to many or 1 to 1, Webtools, online resources, and more … all to meet your needs!

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