Television Station

Come inside to discover "History," fun "Job Play" activities, the "Work Zone," and watch "Real People" at work. 

Interviews are from South Carolina ETV, the state's public educational broadcasting network.  

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Accounting Technician | Kids Work!
Accounting Technician | Kids Work!

Video

What is an Accounting Technician? Accounting technicians compute and record numerical data to keep agency financial records complete. Mathematical skills are necessary to perform daily duties to...
Audio Engineer | Kids Work!
Audio Engineer | Kids Work!

Interactive

Students will play the role of the audio engineer who monitors and adjusts the audio levels for a production. This animated interactive job exploration experience connects schoolwork with real work...
Audio/Video Technician | Kids Work!
Audio/Video Technician | Kids Work!

Video

What is an Audio/Video Technician? These technicians set up and operate sound and video equipment for live and taped programs. They are an important part of the production crew and take cues from the...
Director | Kids Work!
Director | Kids Work!

Interactive

Students will play the role of the Director who is responsible for achieving the creative, visual, and auditory effect of a production. This animated interactive job exploration experience connects...
Director | Kids Work!
Director | Kids Work!

Video

What is a Director? Directors are responsible for the overall production of a live or taped show. They supervise the crew, direct talent during taping, and oversee the editing process during the post...
EFP Specialist | Kids Work!
EFP Specialist | Kids Work!

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What is an EFP Specialist? Electronic field production (EFP) specialists are responsible for videotaping aesthetically pleasing and informative television footage that will be used in broadcast and...
ETV | Kids Work!
ETV | Kids Work!

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​ETV in South Carolina is one of the largest statewide public television networks in the country. The main network station is located in Columbia and there are three fully staffed regional ETV...
Graphic Designer | Kids Work!
Graphic Designer | Kids Work!

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What is a Graphic Designer? Graphic designers support all production activities. Computer skills are valuable to use the software to create broadcast graphics and animations. It's very important to...
Inside a Television Station | Kids Work!
Inside a Television Station | Kids Work!

Interactive

Students will connect schoolwork with real work as they explore a virtual representation of a television station with specific work areas labeled and defined. Hover your mouse over room to take a look...
Kids Work! - Teacher Resources
Kids Work! - Teacher Resources

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Kids Work! is a virtual community of workplaces designed to give students an interactive job exploration experience that connects school work to real work. South Carolina Standards Sub-series...