October 2019 Highlights

Themes/Events UEN Staff Picks Utah's Online Library
Professional Learning UtahFutures eMedia UEN-TV 9.1 PBS Utah

Themes / Events

All Month
National Bullying Prevention Month - StopBullying.gov
All Month
September 15 - October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month.
October 12
Nearpod Transform Salt Lake
Nearpod Regional User Conference
October 13 - 19
Earth Science Week
October 21 - 23
CS for All Summit 2019
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UEN Staff Picks

New Podcast: UEN's Homeroom
Each episode focuses on issues impacting Utah’s amazing teachers.
UEN PDTV: New Episode
On this episode of PDTV, Justin Brooskby sits down to hear two first-hand accounts on the impact of the ISTE Certification program. UEN is the first Utah-based provider of this certification that focuses on how to use tech to transform learning and improve student outcomes. Register today at uen.org/ISTE.

Utah's Online Library

National Bullying Prevention Month
Gale’s Opposing Viewpoints In Context has everything needed to raise awareness about bullying and its effects. (Access via onlinelibrary.uen.org if not at home)
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Professional Learning

Nearpod Regional User Conference
October 12, 2019

Nearpod is hosting a Regional User Conference this Fall in Salt Lake City! Join us for a day of idea sharing, sessions from local experts, and collaboration with ed tech leaders of Utah!

You can expect to explore ways to spark student engagement with Nearpod and Flocabulary.

The date is set for Saturday, October 12, 2019 and registration is FREE for area educators. We hope to see you there!


Need information about concurrent enrollment? Check out the new Concurrent Enrollment page, which includes USHE’s Master List.

Career Education Videos
Meet real Utahns whose diverse career pathways have included technical college in these new videos from UtahFutures American Graduate.

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eMedia Features

  • A Very Brave Witch
  • Bill Nye the Science Guy: Bones and Muscles
  • Bones and Muscles: Bone Structure
  • Bones and Muscles: Spongy Bone
  • Box Yourself Minis - Party Pumpkin Box
  • Dinosaur Bones
  • Frontline: The Dark Side
  • Hansel and Gretel
Changing Seasons
  • Animal Behavior: Seasonal Behaviors
  • Doodle House - Autumn Squirrel
  • Earth, Sun, and Moon: Seasons
  • Earth's Rotation and Revolution: Autumnal Equinox
  • Earth's Rotation and Revolution: Four Seasons
  • Earth's Rotation and Revolution: Seasons
  • Natural Cycles: Leaves Changing
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PBS Utah

K-6 Educator Fair: Thursday
Oct 3, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Join educators on October 3rd, 5-7pm for a FREE evening of fun as you learn how to use Tracy Aviary resources to extend your classroom content. This free Educator Fair is designed for K-6th grade teachers and coaches.
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