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More on ETV StreamlineSC Service Update

From: Education

D. Byrd

ETV Streamline logo

TV has provided a wealth of free digital media to our SC schools for over a dozen years through StreamineSC. 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

From: Education

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

From: Education

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!

General Assembly Honors Clemson Football

From: This Week in South Carolina

A. Crouch

Dabo Swinney

Today, the S.C. House and Senate held a Joint Assembly to honor the National Football Champions, the Clemson Tigers. Coach Dabo Swinney spoke to the legislature about their winning season.

President's Corner Monthly Newsletter, March 2017

From: ETV

L. O'Bryon

Tom Jones

Dear Viewers and Listeners:

As we swing into March, SCETV celebrates its Spring Festival—16 days of music specials, documentaries and self-improvement programs that can help you with almost any aspect of your life. Musical programs include a rousing Tom Jones concert, the lilting ballads of Christopher Cross, a nostalgic trip back in time with Rock Rewind 1967–1969 , the soaring tenor of Friar Alessandro, the driving beat of the rock group Heart, and more....

Greenwood Golf and Lake Living

From: ETV Shorts

T. Safdi

Greenwood Golf

Greenwood has so much to offer everyone, but especially folks who want to get away for some golf and to enjoy the lake views.

Author Rita Williams-Garcia and Illustrator Sophie Blackall to attend StoryfestSC

From: Education

B. Jamison

StoryfestSC logo

The South Carolina State Library is proud to announce that award-winning authors/illustrators Rita Williams-Garcia and Sophie Blackall will be featured at StoryfestSC 2017-the state's summer reading kick-off event!

SC Senate Legislative Update Feb. 20-24, 2017

From: This Week in South Carolina

G. Jackon

Sen. Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, in the S.C. Senate.

The Senate voted Thursday to set S. 394 for special order, giving it priority status on the calendar. The legislation, which is a companion bill to H. 3726, aims to make the state retirement system more financially sound in the long-term. The bills reduce the unfunded amortization schedule from 30 years to 20 and change the assumed annual rate of return from investments from 7.5 percent to 7.25 percent. The bill is expected to receive...

SC House Legislative Update Feb. 21, 2017

From: This Week in South Carolina

G. Jackson

The S.C. House of Representatives

Legislative Update February 21, 2017 Vol. 34, No. 7​

The House of Representatives amended, approved, and sent the Senate H.3429, a bill providing for ADDITIONAL EXEMPTIONS IN BANKRUPTCY PROCEEDINGS. The legislation allows a surviving spouse, who has not remarried, to claim the deceased’s homestead exemption in a bankruptcy proceeding by adding an exemption from attachment, levy, or forced sale that applies to up to fifty thousand dollars owned in the inherited residence. The legislation...

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

From: ETV Regionals

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...

Sweet Potato Research

From: Making it Grow

S. Flynn

Sweet Potato Research

Team "Making It Grow" travels to the USDA-Agricultural Research Service's U.S. Vegetable Laboratory in Charleston, SC to talk with Research Entomologist Dr. Livy Williams and also Research Geneticist Dr. Phillip A. Wadl about their research on sweet potatoes. We discuss how their research will help farmers meet the challenges of growing sweet potatoes in the future by providing them with cultivars that have resistance to weeds, insects, and diseases and can be grown with the...

Carolina Classrooms: Celebrating Teachers May 31, 7-8 p.m. on ETV

From: Education

B. Jamison

Teachers applauding

Carolina Classrooms is ETV’s monthly educational series for teachers, parents and all citizens invested in the education of our children. On Wednesday, May 31 at 7:00-8:00 p.m. on ETV , join host Dawn Samples for the next edition that will celebrate our South Carolina teachers!

StreamlineSC Service Update + NEW ETV Education Site

From: Education

D. Byrd

ETV Education logo

ETV has provided a wealth of free digital media content to SC schools through the StreamlineSC service for over a dozen years. StreamlineSC has gone through upgrades and changes along the way, but now the need is trending for one-to-one lessons.

Blended Learning: Making Your Classroom Interactive + Other ETV PD

From: Education

B. Jamison

Classroom filled with teachers on computers

Blended Learning: Making Your Classroom Interactive is a week-long, hands-on, 60 renewal credit, Summer class offered by ETV. Educators will discover free webtools and apps to create an interactive unit of study for their specific subject and grade level, using the technology that is available in their classroom. Teachers will create instructional videos and digital assessments and will learn ways to digitally share these with their students and parents.

COST for Summer Week-long...

Summer P.D. When You Want It

From: Education

K. Finger

PBS TeacherLine courses

Teachers, this summer, in between travelling, swimming, reading, and resting (and resting some more!)... get some high-quality P.D. in with a course or two from PBS TeacherLine . Choose from free or low-cost ‘mini’ self-paced courses or renewal/graduate credit facilitated courses.

Enroll anytime in a self-paced course ! Several courses are FREE, others only $49. Sample courses offered:

LEAD1103 Positive Behavior in Schools III: Bullying Prevention LEAD1171 Classroom Video Production SCIE1302 Science Teaching...

Total Solar Eclipse Resources

From: Education

B. Jamison

View of the United States during the total solar eclipse in Aug. 21, 2017. Credits: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

On August 21, 2017, a rare total solar eclipse will sweep the nation from Oregon to South Carolina and our state will serve as the exit state for this natural phenomenon. A total solar eclipse is when the Sun is covered entirely by the Moon, the sky deeply darkens, the temperature cools, and the Sun’s corona becomes visible. To find out the exact time of the start and end of the eclipse and totality for...

Southern Campaign of the American Revolution – NEW Classroom Resource

From: Education

B. Jamison

Line of soldiers from Southern Campaign of the American Revolution

South Carolina’s role in the Revolutionary War comes to the classroom in new online resources produced by South Carolina ETV in conjunction with the National Park Service, The Self Foundation, and both the local and national chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution.

EOC Issues Report That Examines Education of Military Connected Children

From: Education

B. Jamison

SC Education Oversight Committee logo

Per Act 289, passed by the SC General Assembly in 2014, the SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is required to develop an annual report on the educational performance of military connected children in our state.

ETV Recertification – Earn Credit by June 30th or Later in Summer

From: Education

B. Jamison

Teacher on laptop smiling

ETV Teacher Recertification offers South Carolina teachers a variety of online, self-paced courses approved by SDE for 20 renewal credits. SPRING II session ends June 16. Credit earned in this session will meet SC teacher’s recertification needs by June 30th renewal cycle deadline. Register for SPRING II session by end of day May 8th … Or …

May on Knowitall

From: Education

M. Brown

Images from content featured on Knowitall in May

Featured in May: Keep It Real, Knowitall Healthy, Southern Campaign of the American Revolution, and author of Brown Girl Dreaming, Jacqueline Woodson. The Knowitall Calendar includes resources for World Press Freedom Day, Cinco de Mayo, Hand Hygiene Day, Mother’s Day, Armed Forces Day and Memorial Day.

ETV Highlights for May 2017

From: Education

B. Jamison

Image of John Glenn in spacesuit against starry night

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In May, don’t miss a special that highlights John Glenn’s courageous life spent serving our country, several interesting programs addressing diverse educational issues, a Carolina Stories about our vanishing WWII veterans, the National Memorial Day Concert 2017, and King Charles III on Masterpiece! Plus, check out The National Geographic Bee , a new ETV kids program for mother’s day and new episodes of Arthur !

'Whole New World of Healthcare' Comes to SC Elementary School

From: Telehealth

T. Crouch

Nurse Practitioner trains school nurse on telehealth cart.

Even though school-based telehealth runs on technology, when it comes to training, Nurse Practitioner Kelli Garber from the Medical University of South Carolina says she prefers to train school nurses in person.

School-based telehealth allows school nurses to connect to a provider over video. This allows students to be seen in school, minimizing commutes and missed classes.

At Mitchell Elementary, Garber goes over the newly delivered equipment, standards, and student consent forms....

Great Falls High School Tours ETV Carolinas' Facility

From: ETV Regionals

K. Cannon

Great Falls HS students with Craig Ness.

This February, eager Journalism students from Great Falls High School in Chester County walked through the doors of WNSC in Rock Hill, South Carolina. With an enthusiastic attitude, they began their tour of the South Carolina ETV regional facility.

The main event of the tour was the TV control room and studio. Craig Ness , the Operations Manager for South Carolina ETV’s regional station in Sumter, assisted with the tour. He taught the students...

E is for Edisto Beach

From: Carolina Stories

E is for Edisto Beach

Former Mayor Burley Lyons of Edisto Beach talks about the rich history and culture surrounding this wonderful area.

Tammy Mainwaring, Chief Operations Officer, IT-oLogy

From: ETV

K. Park

Tammy Mainwaring at iT-ology

Tammy Mainwaring, Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the non-profit, IT-oLogy, speaks about how her unique background and willingness to learn led to a career and a position that is a perfect marriage of her two passions: education and technology.

In a dynamic and growing Southern career landscape, Palmetto Voices identifies female leaders in South Carolina and shares their experiences, as well as the skills and decisions that have brought them success. These voices of...