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Tuesday, June 2
 

10:00am MDT

Teaching in 3D with the New Science SEEd Standards
The new Utah Science with Engineering Education (SEEd) Standards for elementary and high school will be implemented this fall. Are you ready? Understanding how to identify the three dimensions of science (DCIs, CCCs, and SEPs) as well as how to use anchoring phenomena to facilitate student investigation and learning is key! Join us as I guide you on how to unpack your standards and find incredible resources to help you and your students explore science in engaging and exciting ways!

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Speakers
avatar for Debbie Morgan

Debbie Morgan

Science Teacher/District Technology Coach, Sevier School District
Debbie has been teaching science students, grades 6-12, for 18 years as well conducting technology workshops and assisting teachers in implementing and using technology in their classrooms for the past eight. She graduated from Utah State University with a B.S. in Geology and from... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am MDT
Virtual

10:00am MDT

Create and Share Presentations and Demos
Presenting information in compelling ways is even more important when you’re not able to be face-to-face with your students. In this video we’ll show you how to use iPad built-in features to create demos and instructional videos and share them with your colleagues and students. Using Keynote, or any presentation tool, you’ll learn how to record content and create demos on iPad for use with your students.


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Speakers
avatar for Paulo Braganholo

Paulo Braganholo

K-12 Account Executive, Apple
avatar for Casey Veatch

Casey Veatch

Apple Professional Learning Specialist, Apple, Inc.
Apple K-12 Education Leadership Executive


Tuesday June 2, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am MDT
Virtual

10:00am MDT

Google and Its Possibilities for Those Who Don't Know!
I will teach about how to use Google Docs and Slides to create amazingly easy ways to keep things fun and organized, while not redoing everything every year!  I will also teach you how to easily upload your items to CANVAS for a carefree year of bliss, happiness and less time on the computer and more time taking walks in the evenings!

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Meeting ID: 505 746 4230 Password: proper

Speakers
avatar for Becca Proper

Becca Proper

Teacher - Ephraim Middle School, South Sanpete School District


Tuesday June 2, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am MDT
Virtual

10:00am MDT

Canvas: Intermediate Level
Intermediate Canvas instruction

Learn how to make rubrics including objectives (standards), mastery pathways, print quizzes, open a locked module for one or more students but not the whole class, and more. Bring your questions. I will go over these items and then hit me with questions.

You do need to know how to create assignments and quizzes, where to find rubrics, how to create a module.

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Speakers
avatar for Kate Carney

Kate Carney

ELA Teacher, North Sanpete High School
I just finished my 28th year at North Sanpete High School. I teach ELA to 10-12 graders. I have a Gifted & Talented Endorsement and a Technology Endorsement. In 2016, I became an Apple Teacher. I am working on a Master\'s degree from USU. I enjoy helping students use technology to... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am MDT
Virtual

10:00am MDT

Making Movies in Elementary
In this session participants will learn how to make movies with elementary age students using Stop Motion Studio and Adobe Spark Video.  We'll also take a look at best practices for pre-production planning and low-cost options for tripods and sound studios.

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Speakers
avatar for Jami Gardner

Jami Gardner

Instructional Technology Trainer, Utah Education Network
Jami Gardner is an Instructional Technology Trainer for the Utah Education Network. She is passionate about helping teachers use the 4Cs in the classroom by implementing digital portfolios and educational escape rooms. Jami also enjoys working with teachers to effectively use Canvas... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

So... We have new Science Standards in High School? I GOT THIS!
The Science with Engineering Education (SEEd) standards were first adopted in 2015 for grades 6-8 and in 2019 for grade K-5 and high school science. With the first year of high school SEEd standards implementation coming next school year (2020-21): What's new? What are the shifts? How do I prepare? What resources are available to help? Join us as we answer these questions, and more to help you feel more prepared for next school year. YOU GOT THIS!

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Meeting ID: 750 4476 2679 Password: 2BpdLK

Speakers
avatar for Ricky Scott

Ricky Scott

Secondary Science Specialist, Utah State Board of Education
I was a secondary science teacher in Utah almost 10 years. Over that time I taught 7th and 8th grade Integrated Science, Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Biotechnology in the Jordan School District. Also, while teaching, I was involved in several USBE projects with science assessment... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

Prepare Resources for Remote Learning
This session will help educators learn how to get up and running for remote learning with iPad. We’ll explore ways to access school resources and find apps that support remote learning. Tips will include using iPad built-in features to scan documents and stay organized, using Markup to annotate teacher materials and student work, getting set up with Voice Memos, and more.

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Speakers
avatar for Paulo Braganholo

Paulo Braganholo

K-12 Account Executive, Apple
avatar for Casey Veatch

Casey Veatch

Apple Professional Learning Specialist, Apple, Inc.
Apple K-12 Education Leadership Executive


Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

Easy Ways to Intensify Any Instruction at Any Level
I will introduce two research papers that outline ways to Intensify instruction at any level of intervention.  The first paper will is To Change the Things I Can: Making Instruction more Intensive (Reed & Stevenson, 2017).  The second form of information comes from an article in the Journal TEACHING, Exceptional Children, Titled Big Ideas In Special Education Specifically Designed Instruction, High Leveraged Practice, Explicit Instruction and Intensified Instruction by Paul J. Riccomini, Stephanie Morano, and Charles A. Hughes.  I will present the information from the articles and then discusses how we can implement this useful information.  

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Speakers
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Dr. Beth Cutrer

Brigham Young University
Elizabeth Cutrer-Párraga is passionate about teachers, children, schools and families. Prior to commencing her doctoral studies, she enjoyed a vibrant career as an educator, working as a special educator, elementary general education teacher, literacy specialist, English Language... Read More →
avatar for Sheryl Vernon

Sheryl Vernon

Intraining School Psychologist, CUES
Sheryl Vernon is a training School Psychologist at CUES, where she covers diagnostic testing for the region.  She is currently attending BYU to obtain her EdS in School Psychology.  Sheryl is helping to implement Positive Behavior Intervention Supports and Trauma In-Care implementation. Sheryl... Read More →



Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

Better than Google: Utah's Online Library
This session is designed to help K-12 teachers and library media specialists effectively use the wealth of information resources in Utah's Online Library to improve and enhance student research. The session guides participants through using online databases through each step of the research process. Participants will learn how to use research tools to cite, gather, organize, and collaborate on their research.

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Speakers
avatar for Dani Sloan

Dani Sloan

EdTech Trainer, Utah Education Network
Dani Sloan is an educational technology trainer and UEN Homeroom Podcast host. She started her career in education as a fourth-grade teacher and is now training teachers across the State of Utah at the Utah Education Network and instructional design students at the University of Utah... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

Inspire, Create, and Engage with Adobe Creative Tools
Learn how Adobe creative tools like Spark, Character Animator, and Rush can empower you and your students to create inspiring and engaging digital content. You'll see how to begin creating narrated slideshows, webpages, digital movies, and animated characters. Adobe Spark can run on Chromebooks, but Character Animator and Rush do not.

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or call in: 1 669 900 9128

Speakers
avatar for Rob Bentley

Rob Bentley

Senior Technical Trainer, Utah Education Network
For the past 13 years Rob Bentley has been a technology integration instructor and course designer for the Utah Education Network. Rob has a Bachelors degree in Spanish education with an English minor, and a Masters degree in Instructional Design and Educational Technology. Rob is... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

11:00am MDT

STEM in Motion - Basic Coding for the Classroom
Curious about how to use resources like Code.org or Scratch.org? Feel like you need a crash course in how programming works? Do you wonder how to integrate it into your classroom? The STEM in Motion team will be running a hands-on, basic programming class that you can follow along with on your computer. We'll also be discussing the resources that the Utah STEM in Motion team can provide, how to access them, and how to use them to their fullest capabilities!

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Speakers
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Julienne Bailey

STEM Bus Coordinator, Utah STEM in Motion Team
Julienne is a Coordinator with the Utah STEM Bus Program. Her education in entertainment technology combined with her experience working for young people to create a passion for STEM Education. She is always looking for new ways to help students and adults alike to engage creatively... Read More →


Tuesday June 2, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am MDT
Virtual

12:00pm MDT

So... We have new Science Standards for Grades K-5? WE'VE GOT THIS!
The Science with Engineering Education (SEEd) standards were first adopted in 2015 for Grades 6-8 and in 2019 for Grades K-5 and High School. With K-5 implementation of SEEd standards coming next school year (2020-21): What's new? What are the shifts? How do I prepare? What resources are available to help? This session explores the answers these questions, and more, to support your preparation for science instruction next year.

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Speakers
avatar for Melissa Mendenhall

Melissa Mendenhall

Elementary Science and STEM Specialist, USBE
Melissa is the State Elementary Science/STEM Specialist. She received a Master of Arts in Teacher Education-Integrated STEM emphasis from Brigham Young University. She has developed and facilitated professional development for elementary preservice and inservice teachers throughout... Read More →



Tuesday June 2, 2020 12:00pm - 12:45pm MDT
Virtual

12:00pm MDT

Create Engaging Videos with Clips
Clips is a free app that lets educators and students easily create and share fun and engaging videos. We’ll show you how educators can use Clips to create instructional videos for exploring new skills and ideas — and how students can make videos to share what they’ve learned.

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Speakers
avatar for Paulo Braganholo

Paulo Braganholo

K-12 Account Executive, Apple
avatar for Casey Veatch

Casey Veatch

Apple Professional Learning Specialist, Apple, Inc.
Apple K-12 Education Leadership Executive


Tuesday June 2, 2020 12:00pm - 12:45pm MDT
Virtual

12:00pm MDT

Flipgrid Fun!
Fun and simple ideas to integrate flipgrid into your elementary classroom. Examples of using flipgrid for lessons on Pumpkins, Christmas, Martin Luther King Day and everyday activities. We will also introduce a little app smashing!

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GOOGLE SLIDE RESOURCES!

Speakers
avatar for Sally James

Sally James

Technology Coach, Piute County School District
I have presented at UCET and URSA on using technology in the elementary classroom and using CANVAS in the Elementary classroom.
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Kami Gass

Piute School District


Tuesday June 2, 2020 12:00pm - 12:45pm MDT
Virtual

12:00pm MDT

Help Students Build a Digital Toolbox
I am sharing 6 of my favorite digital tools, how I use them with course content, and how to turn the finished products in on Canvas.  This presentation will provide you with ideas on how you can use these tools to help students become digitally literate

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Speakers
avatar for Tara Daniels

Tara Daniels

Teacher - Ephraim Middle School, South Sanpete School District


Tuesday June 2, 2020 12:00pm - 12:45pm MDT
Virtual

12:00pm MDT

The Correlation of Online Practical Experience (COPE)
For many of us there has been quite an abrupt learning curve to the shift of online/virtual instruction.  This moderated session will be a time for attendees to talk, vent, share ideas, gather insights, and see the things we've all learned during this crazy time which we can implement in our everyday, regular classroom when school returns, and how we can better COPE next school year!


Meeting recording can be found here: 
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1JdLWNU9U2KQeweTe_XWmNexbk4SqT_GU/view?usp=sharing

Moderators
avatar for Dax Higgins

Dax Higgins

Tech Coach, North Sanpete School District

Tuesday June 2, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm MDT
Virtual

1:30pm MDT

Science PLC
This session is dedicated for any Science teacher to meet and share/discuss best practices, curriculum, resources, tips, tricks, or anything else on your mind.  Note: this session will not be moderated or facilitated by a presenter, so all content will be from attendees.

https://uen.webex.com/meet/bharrison


Tuesday June 2, 2020 1:30pm - 2:30pm MDT
Virtual