January 2021 Highlights
New Year's Day
UEN wishes you a fantastic 2021 and hope you stay connected with us all year long.
Statehood for Utah
In 1896, after a half-century of struggle, statehood arrived for Utah.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Check out UEN's Themepark page on Civil Rights and download the "American Experience: Citizen King" video in UEN's eMedia. MLK Day is also National Day of Service.
International Holocaust Remembrance Day: UEN has lesson plans and resources to help students learn about the Holocaust. After Auscwitz will air Jan. 27 at 9:00pm on UEN-TV.
Opening Day of the 2021 Utah Legislature
Visit le.utah.gov often to stay on top of proposed bills and legislation. This is a great civics opportunity for students.
On this episode Jami and Michael take us through the essentials of Adobe Rush, a video editing app. All Utah teachers have access to Adobe products and grades 7-12 have them in their schools. Learn more with UEN Professional Development!
In this episode of Homeroom, Jared and Dani are joined by Liz Arias, a Senior Customer Success Manager for Adobe Education. During the episode we discuss Adobe's statewide partnership with Utah schools to bring Creative Cloud to teachers and students.
The UEN Spring course registration is available Feb. 1
- Art Connection: Dance for Health
- Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Sleep?
- EarthSky Podcasts: Benjamin Levine's study supports rowing for astronaut fitness
- NASA Connect: Better Health from Space to Earth
- Utah Women and Education: Mental Health Benefits of Higher Education
- 20th Century Turning Points in U.S. History. Maps and Documents. "I Have a Dream" Speech by Martin Luther King Jr..
- American Experience: Citizen King
- Frontline: A Class Divided
- In Remembrance of Martin
- Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP