Education

SCETV's Tell Them We Are Rising Screenings

January 15, 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, has students excited about using their knowledge to secure high paying, interesting jobs in the 21st century workplace. This story is part of Tell Them We Are Rising #HBCURising campaign...

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. Winter courses begin January 17 and end...

Civil Rights Journalist Made a Difference in Rock Hill

January 16, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Kaitlyn Cannon
Marshall Doswell

Marshall Doswell came to Rock Hill as the Managing Editor of The Evening Herald in 1957. After living in South Carolina for a short time, he was made aware of the racial division and tension that existed here. Knowing the power of the press, Doswell felt called to use his...

SC Students Can Win Prizes Through the 2018 Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest

January 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Image of jacqueline Woodson from  Young Minds Dreaming at SC State Library

Tell us how by participating in this year's Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest! The Young Minds Dreaming Poetry Contest encourages young writers to capture the power of their words and experience the freedom of original literary expressions.

ATTENTION: SC High School Media Specialists and Videography Instructors

January 12, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
High school students working on laptops and tablets at a table with teacher

The South Carolina Film Commission and Trident Technical College would like to extend a personal invitation to you to sign up to attend this FREE training: MEDIA ARTS EDUCATION TRAINING OPPORTUNITY March 23, 2018 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. South Carolina ETV Idea Lab 1041 George...

Former Astronaut and Head of NASA Makes Compelling Speech for Bi-Partisanship Governing

January 10, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Tabitha Safdi
Maj. Gen. Charles Bolden at NASA

Maj. Gen. Charles F. Bolden, Jr. was recently honored with the David H. Wilkins Award for Excellence in Civic Leadership presented by the Riley Institute at Furman University. Bolden served as the 12th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA...

Teacher Recruitment and Retention

January 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by B. Perron
Teacher with students looking at computers

Teacher shortages are a nationwide concern. On October 24, education leaders met at USC College of Education's Center for Innovation in Higher Education for a discussion titled "Addressing Talent Management in our Education System: A Case for Teacher Recruitment and...

Earn Certificate Renewal Credit! FREE Public School Choice Conference!

January 8, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Transforming Public School Choice Conference graphic

Start the new year with an exciting professional development opportunity. The Transforming Public School Choice Conference will be held, January 25, 2018 , at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation in Columbia, South Carolina.

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

January 5, 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...

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

January 5, 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...

January 2018 on Knowitall

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
Images from Knowitall for January 2018

This month, Knowitall features resources for Martin Luther King Day and African American History Month . Our Holocaust Remembrance Collection provides resources for International Holocaust Remembrance Day . Throughout January, please be sure to visit What’s New on Knowitall...

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

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
SC Education Oversight Committee logo

The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) is pleased to announce Season 2 of "Martin's Math Club," a partnership with University of South Carolina Head Men's Basketball Coach Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Athletics Department.

ETV Program Highlights for January 2018

January 5, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Photo from In Defense of Food

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In January, SCETV features both the State of the State and the State of the Union programs along with a variety of educational programs, including NEW American Experience and Masterpiece outstanding presentations!

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