UEN PD News - Archives
November 21, 2023
As educators, we often struggle with the question of screen time for our students. Instead of focusing on time limits, let's reframe our approach and focus on the quality of screen time.
November 16, 2023
Learn how Mary Wade, a 5th-grade teacher at Provost Elementary, uses Canvas for Elementary (C4E) to create a flexible learning environment that supports all students.
November 14, 2023
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic in education, but many educators are unsure how to use it safely and effectively in the classroom. In this article, we'll discuss a few safe ways to explore large language models...
November 9, 2023
To kick off the season, Matt and Dani turn to the community and educators to gather their definitions of digital equity. Join them as they uncover the diverse perspectives that shape our understanding of equity in the digital age.
November 7, 2023
Finding time to make high-quality teaching resources can be challenging. In this tutorial, Katie Blunt demonstrates how to find engaging learning materials in an eMedia collection.
November 2, 2023
In this episode of UEN's PDTV, host Katie Blunt travels to Provo, Utah, to meet 5th-grade teacher Mary Wade at Provost Elementary who has spent years researching best educational practices and has developed a flexible learning...
October 30, 2023
Looking for ways to streamline your grading and enhance your students' comprehension of their scores in Canvas? Join Val O’Bryan to learn a few tips for grading student work and providing substantive feedback.
October 23, 2023
In this UEN Teacher Tip episode, Nicole Johnson shares four quick and easy check-in activities that you can use in your classroom to enhance student well-being and promote a positive classroom experience.
October 17, 2023
As we settle into the school year, it’s sometimes hard to keep students engaged. Luckily, Rob Bentley has some great ideas to keep students motivated. Join Rob as he explores educational games, animations and artificial...
October 12, 2023
In this episode of UEN's PDTV, we travel to Bingham High School in South Jordan to learn from high school English Language Arts teacher Braxton Thornley. Mr. Thornely shares how he uses Canvas Mastery Paths and various other...
October 10, 2023
In this tip, Kayla Towner shows you how to find and use Utah's Online School Library Nearpod Scavenger Hunts. These scavenger hunts are a fun and engaging way for students to learn about the different resources available in the...
October 2, 2023
Need ideas for talking about digital citizenship in your classroom? UEN Product Manager Dani Sloan suggests making it a daily practice. In this episode, learn five ways you can model digital citizenship every day.
September 26, 2023
Feeling overwhelmed or in need of inspiration? Join UEN's Senior Technology Trainer Matt Winters as he shares tips and essential tools to support your classroom.
September 21, 2023
Join us as we kick off a new season of UEN's PDTV! Host Katie Blunt travels to Midvale to meet Maxwell Eddington, an 8th-grade math teacher and Canyons School District's Teacher of the Year.
September 5, 2023
The Utah Legislature has designated the month of September as “American Founders and Constitution Month.” Access free Civics Education and History resources using the U.S. Constitution Hub in eMedia!