Teacher Recertification


Self-Paced and Facilitated ALL Online

Participants will view video lessons online and then post a response to discussion topics.
Each response required to be at least 100 words. 

      • All courses listed below (except Natural History) are offered in ALL sessions.
      • These courses are approved by SDE.
      • Credit submitted to SDE at end of each session.
      • You are responsible for getting approval and submitting credit to your district/school.


Registration For Fall is closed
Session Start Date: Sept. 22 End Date: Dec. 1
(All work must be completed by Dec. 1)

Sessions to earn credit by June 30, 2016
January 25th - March 21st
Spring I
March 28th - May 16th
Spring II
April 25gth - June 13th

*Each of the 55 courses is 20 renewal credits
Cost: $75.00 per course
(except Natural History – see below)

Renewal credit ONLY - - NO graduate credit

Natural History In and Out of the Classroom with Rudy Mancke
Course dates: Sept. 22 – Dec. 5     60 renewal credits     Cost: $200

        • Required face-to-face final class meeting with Rudy
          • @ ETV Columbia on Saturday, Dec. 5, 10 am–12:30 pm    
        •  Class limited to 25 participants*      
        • SYNOPSIS        

Next session Natural History is being offered is during the winter, January 25 - April 16, 2016 (synopsis).

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20 Renewal Credits

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The following courses are designed around
Annenberg Professional Development Workshops


The Arts in Every Classroom

T he Arts in Every Classroom: A Video Library

Connecting with the Arts

Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library



Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop in American Literature

Teaching Reading: K-2 Workshop

Teaching Reading: K-2 Workshop: A Library of Classroom Practices

Teaching Reading: 3-5 Workshop

Conversations in Literature

Engaging with Literature

In Search of the Novel

Inside Writing Communities

Making Meaning in Literature

Teaching Multicultural Literature: A Workshop for the Middle Grades

Write in the Middle: A Workshop for Middle School Teachers



Mathematics: What's the Big Idea?

The Missing Link


Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science

Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science

Learning Science Through Inquiry

Science in Focus: Energy

Science in Focus: Force and Motion

Science in Focus: Shedding Light on Science

The Science of Teaching Science

The Habitable Planet: A System Approach to
Environmental Science



Social Studies in Action: A MethodologyWorkshop

Social Studies in Action:
A Teaching Practices Library, K-5

Social Studies in Action:
A Teaching Practices LIbrary, 6-12

Making Civics Real: A Workshop for Teachers

Teaching Geography-Annenberg CPB

The Economics Classroom

Primary Sources: Workshops in American History


See below for more courses on various subjects


A Literary Tour of SC, Series I 

A Literary Tour of SC, Series II

A Literary Tour of SC, Series III (new)

Take on the South with Dr. Walter Edgar

The Arts and Career Connections, Series I  

Enviromental Awarness and Conservation in SC and Beyond, Part 1

Environmental Education in SC: Learning and Connect (Grades 6-12)

SC Teachers on Teaching, Series I

SC Teachers on Teaching, Series II

Career Education for Student Success, Series I

SC Chronicles Series I: Geography, Native Americans & Colonial Period

SC Chronicles Series II: The Winds of Discontent

SC Chronicles Series III: Post Revolutionary

SC Chronicles Series IV: Civil War

SC Chronicles Series V: Art and Culture

SC Chronicles VI: Reconstruction Era

SC Chronicles VII - Entering the 20th Century

Safe Schools: Bullying and Cyber Safety: Elementary

Safe Schools: Bullying and Cyber Safety: Middle/High

Math Strategies and Resources: Elementary

Math Strategies and Resources: Middle/High



Natural History In and Out of the Classroom
with Rudy Mancke\

60 renewal credits(NO graduate credit)  
Limited to 25 participants



Course Management

If you have any questions, please contact ETV at 1-888-761-8132 or jones@scetv.org.

Payment Address:
SCETV Education
Attn: Erical Jones
1041 George Rogers Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29201

SC Department of Education
Office of Educator Services


Please review this document for course specifics (curriculum, structure and general directions)

Common Questions on Annenberg Videos


ETV recertification courses are only open to educators with a SC teaching certificate.

ETV provides Office of Educator Certification approved recertification courses. All courses are professional development courses only and may be used for certificate renewal credit. These courses cannot be used to satisfy undergraduate or graduate degree program requirements.

It is the EDUCATOR'S RESPONSIBILITY to contact a district professional development coordinator and/or an Office of Educator Certification analyst PRIOR TO REGISTRATION to determine if ETV offerings will meet professional development plan and/or certificate renewal requirements.

If you have questions concerning your recertification or status, go to http://www.ed.sc.gov/agency/se/Educator-Services/Licensure/ on the Dept of Education website.