Digital Teaching & Learning Grant Program

Since 2012 the state of Utah, including the local school systems, the Utah State Board of Education (USBE), the Utah Education and Telehealth Network (UETN), and the Legislature have been working to best leverage the power of technology for learning. The Legislature created and charged the USBE to combine these efforts to create the following qualifying grant program for Utah.

About the Program

Program Overview (PDF)
Utah’s Master Plan (PDF)

The Digital Teaching and Learning Qualifying Grant Program for Local Education Agencies (LEA’s) was created in accordance to Utah Code Section 53F-2-510 and Utah State Board of Education (USBE) Rule R277-922. To support LEA’s, see the grant planning template that outlines the required elements for an LEA Plan to be considered by the Utah State Board of Education. The planning template provides an overview of program due dates, locations for the required Bootcamp, and requirements for an LEA plan.

Digital Teaching and Learning in Utah

 

2021 Fiscal Year Application Cycle

Local Education Agencies (LEAs) interested in receiving Digital Teaching and Learning (DTL) Grant funding need to do the following:

  1. Contact Todd Call to enroll in the Fiscal Year 2021 Digital Teaching and Learning Bootcamp to receive technical assistance and guidance with creating a DTL plan as well as comprehensive grant application expectations and
  2. Successfully complete and submit a comprehensive DTL Grant Application, to be approved by the Utah State Board of Education.

Deadlines

  • April 6, 2020
    Grant Application Draft Due
  • May 6, 2020
    Grant Application Final Due

 

Technology Inventories

Charter Schools 2019 Technology Inventory

 

 

LEA Information

 

Resources to Support your Digital Teaching and Learning Plan Development

 

Digital Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee Members:

Dr. Patty Norman
Utah State Board of Education
Dr. Ray Timothy
Utah Education and Telehealth Network
Todd Call, Coordinator
Utah State Board of Education
Tony Campbell
Washington School District
 
Fred Donaldson
DaVinci Academy
Missy Hamilton
Murray School District
Jim Langston
Tooele School District
Duke Mossman
NUES Executive Director