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Thursday, April 3
 

8:00am PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Thursday April 3, 2014 8:00am - 9:15am PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

10:40am PDT

The simple to use tool to help you manage all of your computers and devices
Presentation Site
Filewave is used to manage both large scale one to one, BYOD and traditional IT environments. Come and learn why Filewave is the choice of large scale one to one's, BYOD and large corporations to manage their IT infrastructures.

Speakers
BC

Brad Caldwell

Western Area Manager, Filewave
BM

Ben Miles

Engineer, Filewave
Ben Miles came to Filewave from Shoreline School District in Shoreline Washington. Ben's vast experience at rolling out one to one initiatives using both laptops and mobile devices makes him one of the foremost management experts in the country. Come and find out why Filewave is the... Read More →


Thursday April 3, 2014 10:40am - 11:30am PDT
Room 233 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

11:00am PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Thursday April 3, 2014 11:00am - 12:15pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:00pm PDT

Podcasting - Assessment tool
Presentation Site
Walk out of this session with a podcast of your own, from start to finish. Learn the tools and tricks needed to teach students how to create an audio podcast. Once they have this tool in their tool box use it as an assessment tool across disciplines. Used with a rubric, podcasting is a great way to assess understanding.

Speakers
avatar for Emily Goddard

Emily Goddard

CTE Instructor, Maria Montessori Academy
Business Education Endorsement CTE Introduction Instructor


Thursday April 3, 2014 12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT
Room 213 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:00pm PDT

Dr. Dweeb Returns
Presentation Site
Put a little creativity into your technical professional development. Dr. Dweeb will show you how to make simple video lessons to provide technical instruction to your teachers and staff. Use your phone with your laptop to create entertaining lessons to simplify instruction with computer applications.

Speakers
avatar for Alan Griffin

Alan Griffin

Curriculum Content Specialist, Utah State Board of Education
I have organized the OER Collective for the past 3 years


Thursday April 3, 2014 12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT
Room 203 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:00pm PDT

STEM: Roots to Branches Resources for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Presentation Site
Learn about resources available to support and sustain effective STEM instruction in your schools and classrooms. See what the STEM Action Center has been doing to make effective instruction in Science Technology, Engineering and Math achievable for all teachers and all students. Learn about what will be coming up in the future with STEM education in Utah.

Speakers
avatar for Mitchell Jorgensen

Mitchell Jorgensen

Education Specialist, Utah State Office of Education
Mitchell is currently a Science Teacher at Willowcreek Middleschool. Mitchell is a 15 year veteran of Science, Engineering and Technology education and has presented on similar topics at UCET, UACTE, ISTE and UMLA. Mitchell is a longtime advocate of doing good things with technology... Read More →


Thursday April 3, 2014 12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT
Room 225 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:00pm PDT

Microsoft Certified Educator
Presentation Site
The Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE) certification validates that educators have the global educator technology literacy competencies needed to provide a rich, custom learning experience for students. Through a single exam, MCE demonstrates that educators have achieved technology literacy competency in six content areas, mapped to the UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers, Technology Literacy:
•Education policy
•Curriculum and assessment
•Pedagogy
•ICT/technology tools
•Organization and administration
•Professional development
MCE certification is ideal for educators-in-training, faculty of teacher training colleges, and in-service educators. Microsoft offers a comprehensive e-learning curriculum, Teaching with Technology, to help educators prepare for this rigorous exam.
Free online training and test vouchers are available to teachers in Utah.

Speakers
avatar for Carl Lyman

Carl Lyman

CSTA Utah Past President, Utah Coding & CSTA Utah
A teacher of 30+ years from grades 2-12 and adults with most of the time as a computer teacher on a secondary level. A UCET presenter since 1982. A specialist at USBE for 10 years over Computer Science and Information Technology education. A creator of curriculum for teaching coding... Read More →


Thursday April 3, 2014 12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT
Room 215 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:15pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Thursday April 3, 2014 12:15pm - 1:30pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

1:00pm PDT

Edmodo-Social Networking as a Classroom LearningTool
Limited Capacity seats available

Presentation Site
Social networking and online classrooms have become part of our students' present academic reality and will continue to be important platforms for them to interact and learn. Edmodo provides a safe platform for teachers and students to learn netiquette, develop socially, and do their school work. Teachers can monitor the online environment, deliver assignments to students, collect and grade student work, and create a collaborative virtual classroom. This workshop will give you the tools you need and the hands on experience to get started using this valuable resource. You will experience, in real time, the nuts and bolts of creating, joining, and running a web based classroom.

Kent Thompson has used edmodo.com in his classroom for the past two years. He will share his experiences and successes along with tips and tactics to get the most out of edmodo. Come and try out edmodo for yourself. If you are looking for an interactive social networking activity or an online classroom, you should take a look at this great solution. Students stay engaged and involved, communication and collaboration are enhanced, and it is a fun way to flip the classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Kent Thompson

Kent Thompson

Teacher, Salt Lake School District
Dr. Kent W. Thompson holds a Ph.D. in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology. He has been teaching with technology for the past 15 years in middle school, community college, and university settings. For the past two years he has been using edmodo in the classroom... Read More →


Thursday April 3, 2014 1:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Room 211 PC Lab 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

1:30pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Thursday April 3, 2014 1:30pm - 2:45pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:00pm PDT

Filewave: Innovation in Management for 1 to 1, BYOD or traditional IT rollouts
Presentation Site
Filewave is used to manage both large scale one to one, BYOD and traditional IT environments. Come and learn why Filewave is the choice of large scale one to one's, BYOD and large corporations to manage their IT infrastructures.

Speakers
BC

Brad Caldwell

Western Area Manager, Filewave
BM

Ben Miles

Engineer, Filewave
Ben Miles came to Filewave from Shoreline School District in Shoreline Washington. Ben's vast experience at rolling out one to one initiatives using both laptops and mobile devices makes him one of the foremost management experts in the country. Come and find out why Filewave is the... Read More →


Thursday April 3, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Room 233 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:45pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Thursday April 3, 2014 2:45pm - 4:00pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
 
Friday, April 4
 

8:00am PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Friday April 4, 2014 8:00am - 9:15am PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

10:40am PDT

The simple to use tool to help you manage all of your computers and devices
Presentation Site
Filewave is used to manage both large scale one to one, BYOD and traditional IT environments. Come and learn why Filewave is the choice of large scale one to one's, BYOD and large corporations to manage their IT infrastructures.

Speakers
BC

Brad Caldwell

Western Area Manager, Filewave
BM

Ben Miles

Engineer, Filewave
Ben Miles came to Filewave from Shoreline School District in Shoreline Washington. Ben's vast experience at rolling out one to one initiatives using both laptops and mobile devices makes him one of the foremost management experts in the country. Come and find out why Filewave is the... Read More →


Friday April 4, 2014 10:40am - 11:30am PDT
Room 233 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

10:40am PDT

Microsoft IT Academy and Certiport Testing - It is not just for CTE!
Presentation Site
Come and learn about the benefits for all classrooms in the high school through the Microsoft IT Academy. Learn about the benefits of industry level testing through Certiport that can be apart of this program for yourself as a teacher and for your students.

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Jones

Andrea Jones

Teacher, Fremont High School
MM

Mike Maddock

National Director Enterprise Accounts, Certiport


Friday April 4, 2014 10:40am - 11:30am PDT
Room 253 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

10:40am PDT

American Fork High School Student Showcase
Student work from 10-12 students at American Fork High School

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Frazier-Snyder

Wendy Frazier-Snyder

Teacher Librarian, Cedar Valley High School
Frazier-Snyder is a high-school Teacher Librarian in the Alpine School District. Her background includes 25 years of classroom teaching (English and then Photography/Media) and recently transitioned into the art of being a Librarian. She also spent several years as a photojournalist... Read More →


Friday April 4, 2014 10:40am - 12:50pm PDT
North Auditorium Wall 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

10:40am PDT

Introduction to Photoshop
Limited Capacity seats available

Photoshop is a powerful tool that can be used for many classroom applications. Come and learn the basics of this versatile program. This course is designed for the very beginner with little or no previous experience with Photoshop.

Speakers
avatar for Jennifer Remy

Jennifer Remy

STEM Coordinator, Provo City School District


Friday April 4, 2014 10:40am - 12:50pm PDT
Room 249 PC Lab 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

11:00am PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Friday April 4, 2014 11:00am - 12:15pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

12:15pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Friday April 4, 2014 12:15pm - 1:30pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

1:00pm PDT

Moving to Mastery in the World of High Stakes Testing
Presentation Site
In this session we will discuss the challenges teachers face as a result of the increasing pressures associated with the use of high stakes testing data and will provide a clear alternative - formative assessment. The goal is to utilize technology to get the right data immediately in the hands of teachers.

Speakers
TG

Trenton Goble

CLO and Co-founder, Mastery Connect
Trenton was a teacher and administrator in Utah Public Schools for 17 years before founding Mastery Connect in 2012. He serves as Chief Academic Officer and still brings his passion from the classroom to the work he does helping teachers and students.


Friday April 4, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm PDT
Room 233 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

1:30pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Friday April 4, 2014 1:30pm - 2:45pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:00pm PDT

Podcasting - Assessment tool
Presentation Site
Walk out of this session with a podcast of your own, from start to finish. Learn the tools and tricks needed to teach students how to create an audio podcast. Once they have this tool in their tool box use it as an assessment tool across disciplines. Used with a rubric, podcasting is a great way to assess understanding.

Speakers
avatar for Emily Goddard

Emily Goddard

CTE Instructor, Maria Montessori Academy
Business Education Endorsement CTE Introduction Instructor


Friday April 4, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Room 219 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:00pm PDT

Filewave: Innovation in Management for 1 to 1, BYOD or traditional IT rollouts
Presentation Site
Filewave is used to manage both large scale one to one, BYOD and traditional IT environments. Come and learn why Filewave is the choice of large scale one to one's, BYOD and large corporations to manage their IT infrastructures.

Speakers
BC

Brad Caldwell

Western Area Manager, Filewave
BM

Ben Miles

Engineer, Filewave
Ben Miles came to Filewave from Shoreline School District in Shoreline Washington. Ben's vast experience at rolling out one to one initiatives using both laptops and mobile devices makes him one of the foremost management experts in the country. Come and find out why Filewave is the... Read More →


Friday April 4, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Room 233 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:30pm PDT

Creative Cloud: Photoshop
Presentation Site
Adobe's suite of creative tools has moved to the cloud - the Creative Cloud. WIth many districts getting licenses to use the Adobe Creative Cloud learn some of the great features and find out how to maximize these tools. Discover resources for learning new tips and tricks.

Speakers
avatar for Jared Covili

Jared Covili

Board Member, UCET
Jared Covili has been a trainer at Utah Education Network (UEN) for 13 years. He specializes in teaching strategies for classroom integration of technology such as Google Apps for Education, geospatial learning, social media strategies, and digital devices. Previously, Jared was a... Read More →


Friday April 4, 2014 2:30pm - 2:45pm PDT
GYM - Vendor Area 5440 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107

2:45pm PDT

Certiport Exam
Limited Capacity seats available

Certiport is offering designated times in which you can sit for a Certification Exam during UCET – for free! There is limited space at 15 seats per time slot listed below so it will be a first come first serve basis on availability.  

To take advantage of this great opportunity to become certified:


  1. Please email your preferred day/time (from the list below) to lori.troy@pearson.com

  2. Include the subject line UCET Testing Event

  3. Indicate which exam you would like to take



Lori Troy will send you a follow up e-mail on time confirmation. If you have questions, please email lori.troy@pearson.com

Thank you and we look forward to you earning your certification – available exams in:



Thursday, April 3

8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Friday, April 4
8:00 - 9:15
11:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:45
2:45 - 4:00

Speakers
avatar for Andrea Curtin

Andrea Curtin

Administrative Secretary, Utah State Board of Education


Friday April 4, 2014 2:45pm - 4:00pm PDT
Room 216 Library PC Lab 5441 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107