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Mindy Hintze: Meet UEN
Mindy Hintze: Meet UEN's Newest Trainer
This month meet Mindy Hintze, UEN's newest trainer in Professional Development. Mindy joined the UEN team after spending the last 6 years as a teacher in the sSTEP program in Granite School District. Mindy has used technology to...

Marianne Bates: From Computer Novice to Tech Savvy Teacher
Marianne Bates: From Computer Novice to Tech Savvy Teacher
Marianne Bates is the Library Media Specialist at Albion Middle School in the Canyons School District. Having grown up with educator parents, Marianne knew that teaching was in her blood from an early age. As a librarian,...

UCET 2011: Creativity! Imagination! Innovation!
UCET 2011: Creativity! Imagination! Innovation!
Recently, over 1300 teachers attended the UCET conference at Jordan HIgh School in the Canyons School District. Find out what they learned at conference.

Rachel Martinez:  Raising the Bar with Technology
Rachel Martinez: Raising the Bar with Technology
Rachel Martinez, a Special Ed teacher at Dillworth Elementary, has spent her entire career working with diverse populations of students. A few years ago Rachel began integrating more technology into her instruction and the impact...

Alex Rowe:  Making Music with Students
Alex Rowe: Making Music with Students
Alex Rowe, a 3rd and 4th grade teacher at the Open Classroom in Salt Lake School District, has been actively incorporating technology into his curriculum for years. He’s found that students of all ages gravitate towards...

Glen Westbroek: Let
Glen Westbroek: Let's Do Some Science!
Glen Westbroek teaches Science at Orem Jr. High in the Alpine School District. For the past 14 years his class has been one of innovation, where something new is always happening. Technology has played a huge role in engaging...

Dr. Doug Hacker: Putting Theory into Practice
Dr. Doug Hacker: Putting Theory into Practice
Doug Hacker, a Professor in the Educational Psychology department at the University of Utah, has spent much of his career researching how technology impacts student learning. Beyond his own research and course work, Dr. Hacker...

Victor Williamson: Braving New Frontiers
Victor Williamson: Braving New Frontiers
Back in 1982 Victor Williamson had an idea, to get kids excited about science and space by having them travel the galaxy first hand. Now, as the director of the Christa McAuliffe Space Education Center at Central Elementary in...

Preston Checketts: Making a Difference Behind the Scenes
Preston Checketts: Making a Difference Behind the Scenes
Preston Checketts began his career in education over 30 years ago as a Biology teacher in Arizona. Now, as the Chief Information Officer in the Box Elder School District, Preston reflects upon the role technology plays in the...