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November 2016 Highlights

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National American Indian Heritage Month is a time to honor the contributions, achievements and cultural and legacy of the original inhabitants of what is now the United States.
November 4
Utah’s Indigenous Day Celebration
Come and celebrate Utah's rich American Indian Heritage at the annual Indigenous Day celebration.
November 8
General Election
Visit for local election information and classroom resources and activities. Don't miss the live stream of KBYU-TV's Election Night broadcast.
November 11
Veterans Day
In recognition of our Veterans, participate in the University of Utah Veteran's Day Commemoration or volunteer to interview a WWII veteran.
November 12
Edcamp Utah
Utah educators are invited to attend Edcamp Utah - a unique professional learning experience.
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UEN Staff Picks
2016 Election Information, Voter Information and Educational Resources.

UEN Resources for K-12 Education
A "one-stop-shop" for UEN's webpages that support K-12 educators and students.

Utah's Online Library

EBSCO Points of View
EBSCO's Points of View Reference Center helps students gain a balanced perspective on current events and issues.

Follow Lyle, the Online Librarian of Utah on Twitter to discover what's new at

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App of the Month

Explain Everything
This App lets students annotate, animate, and narrate explanations and presentations.

Professional Learning

Edcamp Utah
Edcamp is a form of unconference designed specifically for teachers and their needs. Built on principles of connected and participatory learning, Edcamp strives to bring teachers together to talk about the things that matter most to them: their interests, passions, and questions.
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Supporting Students New to America
This new site is designed to orient Utah educators, local agencies and support staff about school integration as new students begin their lives in Utah.


UtahFutures Career Cluster Inventory
Discover interests and possible careers with assessments. The Career Cluster Inventory, helps you narrow down your career choices and identify jobs you may have never considered.
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eMedia Features

Note: UIMC+ is listed with a (+).

National Native American Heritage Month
  • A Peoples' History of Utah: The First Utahns, Utah's Indians in the 1800s, Utah's Indians and the Spaniards
  • American Experience: We Shall Remain
  • America's 58 National Parks Mountains: Guadalupe Mountains, Texas (+)
  • Great Museums: Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
  • KUED's We Shall Remain: Goshutes, Navajos, Northwestern Shoshones, Paiutes, Utes Surviving Columbus
  • The Long Walk
  • Walking in Two Worlds

  • VoteUtah: Voting Machine
  • VoteUtah: Vote by Mail
  • VoteUtah: Early Voting
  • Otto Runs for President (+)
  • Who Counts? Election Reform in America
  • Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: The Neighborhood Votes / The Class Votes
Veteran's Day
  • Korean War Stories
  • The World War II Memorial: A Testament to Freedom
  • Utah World War II Stories
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UEN-TV 9.1

UEN-TV November 2016 Highlights
Don't miss "Maker Monday" from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. and these November programs of note: Stand and Salute: Our Veterans, Raising Ms. President and Urban Animals.

MHz Worldview 9.2

World Affairs Today
Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
World Affairs Today is a public information service of the World Affairs Council in Washington D.C. Each week the program focuses on a major global issue and foreign policy topic.

FNX 9.3

On Native Ground: Youth Report
Sundays at 7:30 p.m.
Field Reporters cover news, entertainment, film festivals, sports, and Native celebrities and role models for today's youth.
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PBS Utah

Splash and Bubbles
Weekdays 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Slash, Bubbles and their best friends Dunk and Ripple go on epic adventures, discovering marine biology and oceanography as they meet all kinds of "citizens of the sea." This new animated PBS KIDS series premieres on November 23, 2016.