February 2021 Netnews/Highlights

Themes/Events UEN Staff Picks App of the Month
Professional Learning eMedia UEN-TV 9.1 PBS Utah


All Month
National CTE Month
UEN is celebrating the benefits of CTE to Utah learners, who earned 19,000+ third-party certifications for valuable skills last year. Learn more about CTE Pathways and other work-based learning opportunities at UEN Career Education
February 15
President's Day
February 17
Random Acts of Kindness Day
Kindness in the Classroom provides a free social-emotional learning curriculum for elementary and middle-school classrooms.
March 5
UELMA Conference: Learn More... Register Today...
March 20
UCET Conference: Learn More... Register Today...
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UEN Staff Picks

Service Via Video Contest
UEN has partnered with Next Vista for Learning to support Next Vista's 2021 video contests. K-12 students are invited to participate in the Service Via Video contest. K-12 students and teachers are eligible to participate in the Creative Recovery video contest.
Dino Fest
Check out the Natural History Museum of Utah’s fifth-annual DinoFest, a celebration of all things dinosaur! The online festival will be hosted over 10 weeks. Watch Friday mornings at 10 a.m. 
Bessie Coleman
with Gale's Biography In Context
The first African-American female pilot, Bessie Coleman's aviation achievements demonstrated that women and blacks were capable of mastering flight. 
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App of the Month

NMAAHC Mobile Stories
The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) Mobile Stories App allows the user to experience the museum virtually. Users can explore the museum exhibitions and artifacts through images, audio/text transcripts, and video clips.

Professional Learning

New PD Courses
Registration for spring PD courses is open. Enjoy updated titles and courses with new templates and design.
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eMedia Features

African American History Month
  • Africans in America
  • A History of Black Achievement in America
  • Black American Experience
  • Great African American Authors
  • The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross Into the Fire
  • Utah's African American Voices
President's Day
  • Duck for President
  • Getting to Know the U.S. Presidents
  • Madam President
  • Otto Runs for President
  • The American President
  • The Reagan Presidency
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UEN-TV 9.1

UEN-TV February 2021 Highlights
African American History Month
  • The Little Road to Little Rock
  • Black/White and Brown: Brown versus the Board of Education of Topeka
  • Black Ballerina

View all February TV Highlights.

Health and Wellness on UEN-TV

PBS Utah

Pinkalicious & Peterrific
Designed for children ages 3-5, Pinkalicious & Peterrific encourages kids to engage in the creative arts and self-expression, covering areas such as music, dance and visual arts.
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