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Wednesday, July 11
 

11:00am

12:00pm

12:30pm

1:00pm

2:15pm

2:25pm

3:25pm

3:40pm

Assessment Literacy Education Building, Room 111Jared Wright • Cydnee Carter Being ADHD Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Shawn Green Building Student Self-Efficacy - Our Story Education Building, Room 202Brent Strate • Shawn Fessler Canvas for K-5 Classrooms Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114Jamie Gardner Classroom Technology Pitfalls in the Modern Classroom Education Building, Room 204Greg Cox • Dr. Whitney Phillips Driving Tech Adoption with High Quality Instruction Education Building, Room 105Todd Call Electricity and Magnetism: Hands-On 3D Activities Education Building, Room 102Robert Bigelow Mystery Skype Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Brandon Harrison Slice and Dice Data Like a Ninja: Advanced Google Forms and Sheets Education Building, Room 339Clint Stephens The Loyalty Factor: How Serving Education Customers the Right Way Improves Everything! (repeats) Education Building, Room 215J. Lynn Jones The Winds of Change: Restorative Practices and Safe Schools Education Building, Room 104Christy W. Hutchinson • Lillian Tsosie-Jensen • Gayle Threet Why Can't I Just Google It?? Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Chris Haught Resilience Can Be Taught! 10 Tools to Motivate ANY Student (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Christian Moore Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyJosh Kleinke Acting Out Behavior Cycle (2nd Hour) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Jennifer McKenzie Recognizing and Remediating Dyslexia (2nd Hour) Education Building, Room 205Katrina Palmer

6:30pm

 
Thursday, July 12
 

8:00am

8:30am

9:00am

10:00am

11:05am

11:25am

11:50am

12:00pm

Beyond Google Docs: Using Technology in the Language Arts Classroom (repeats) Education Building, Room 105Catherine Carney Building Resiliency by Helping Students Develop Habits of Mind (Repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Leilani Nautu Get Those Behinds/Backsides/Bottom-ends Out of Those Chairs (repeats) Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight 208Karen Sampson • Courtney Thomas Makerspaces: Innovation in Education Sharwan Smith Student Center, Escalante C & D 144Jared Covili Metaphors: Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211Stanley Ivie • Jeri Ivie Mission Driven: EdTech Leadership in Utah Schools Education Building, Room 104Amanda Cadran • Cory Henwood Phenomenon-based Learning Using Museum Objects Education Building, Room 339Madlyn Runburg • McKenna Lane Practicing Mindfulness in Your School Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Emily Argyle Pre-Employment Transition Services Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Aimee Langone • Lavinia Gripentrog Utah's New Educational Leadership Standards - An Introduction Education Building, Room 202David Smith OTS: Competency Based Administrative Internships Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Bart Reynolds OTS: Flippin' Sweet Dude Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Andrew Clark OTS: The Data Gateway: How to Access and Use the Data Gateway Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Emily Berry Aligning your PL Vision to Your Work: How to Make the Pieces Fit Together (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Dana Britt • Anthony Kim Playground: Ask UEN Sharwan Smith Student Center, Lounge 144Justin Brooksby Playground: LocoXtreme Robots & micro:bit Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Clint Stephens Playground: Makeymakey, Ozobot & Sphero Sharwan Smith Student Center, Lounge 144Nathan Wilson • Theresa Wilson Playground: Shrink Art Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Ann Dibble Playground: Teacher Toolboxes Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Chris Haught Playground: zSpace Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Brandon Harrison Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyMark Houtz Preparing Students for the ACT Through Core Instruction (2nd Hour) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Whitney Barlow • Megan Lopez • Rebecca Peterson URSA Board Meeting (2nd Hour) Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114URSA Board

12:45pm

1:50pm

2017 NAEP Results Education Building, Room 102Angela Battaglia Early Childhood Matters Most, Especially in Rural Settings! Education Building, Room 203Anne Brown • Isaac Troyo Effective Formative Assessment with Digital Games and Contests Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114Jamie Gardner Empowering with EdTech (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211Cory Henwood Eureka Moments: Innovative Strategies to Enhance Student Thinking, Insight and Ideas Education Building, Room 202Prent Klag Get Those Behinds/Backsides/Bottom-ends Out of Those Chairs (repeats) Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight 208Karen Sampson • Courtney Thomas Guaranteed Curriculum Guides to Give Students Direction Education Building, Room 215Randy Madsen Incredible OER Materials! Education Building, Room 105Alan Griffin Informal Science Enhancement Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Nikki Wayment • Nikki Wayment Just a Bunch of Cool Teaching Ideas Education Building, Room 104Mike Roberts Pi Day Workshop Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Josh White Poetry Across the Curriculum Education Building, Room 204Mark Carling The Future of Utah Writing Education Building, Room 339Heather Gross • Megan Lopez The School LAND Trust Program for Districts and Local Boards Education Building, Room 111Natalie Gordon What's Going On at the STEM Action Center? Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Kellie Yates OTS: Developing and Engaging Soft-Leadership Competencies Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Tony Pelligrini OTS: Iron County School District Leadership Team Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Janette Stubbs OTS: Teacher Leadership/Educational Administration: Capitalizing on Common Principals and Foundations Sharwan Smith Student Center, Cedar Breaks 141Tony Pelligrini The Core Four of Personalized Learning: Essential Elements of a PL Design and Implementation (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Dana Britt • Anthony Kim Makerspaces: Innovation in Education Sharwan Smith Student Center, Escalante C & D 144Jared Covili Playground: Ask UEN Sharwan Smith Student Center, Lounge 144Justin Brooksby Playground: LocoXtreme Robots & micro:bit Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Clint Stephens Playground: Makeymakey, Ozobot & Sphero Sharwan Smith Student Center, Lounge 144Nathan Wilson • Theresa Wilson Playground: Shrink Art Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Ann Dibble Playground: Teacher Toolboxes Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Chris Haught Playground: zSpace Sharwan Smith Student Center, Brian Head A & B 144Brandon Harrison Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyScott Harpster Leveraging Learning Opportunities by Maximizing the B Variable: Implementing High Effect-Size Practices to Increase Student Outcomes (2-Hour session) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Rebecca Peterson

2:30pm

2:50pm

3:00pm

2017 NAEP Results for Utah Standards Education Building, Room 102Angela Battaglia Elementary Canvas "Inception" (repeats) Education Building, Room 203Sally James • Cassie Walker Empowering with EdTech (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211Cory Henwood Getting Started with Blended Teaching and Learning (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114Jamie Gardner Juvenile Justice Reforms & Amendments Education Building, Room 105Brian Olmstead Making Mathematical Tasks Work in Your Classroom Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Whitney Barlow • Shannon Ference Maximize Your Retirement Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Kory Cox Positive Classroom Management Through Restorative Practices Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Janette Stubbs Principals and the School LAND Trust Program Education Building, Room 111Natalie Gordon SAGE Strand Scores: How to Use for Targeted Intervention Education Building, Room 215Rod Hinck • Matthew Rhees Screencastify: Making Short Learning Videos Education Building, Room 204Christine Hunter Shmoop ACT Prep! Education Building, Room 202Stephanie Weiss Teambuilding and PE Activities for All! Hunter Conference Center, East Outside PatioBrandon Harrison Ten Things Every Teacher Should Be Doing In Their Classes Every Day Education Building, Room 104Mike Roberts The Wide World of WIDA Education Building, Room 339Megan Lopez • Lisa McLachlan Aligning your PL Vision to Your Work: How to Make the Pieces Fit Together (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Dana Britt • Anthony Kim Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyClint Stephens Leveraging Learning Opportunities by Maximizing the B Variable: Implementing High Effect-Size Practices to Increase Student Outcomes (2nd Hour) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Rebecca Peterson
 
Friday, July 13
 

8:00am

8:30am

9:00am

Beyond Google Docs: Using Technology in the Language Arts Classroom (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114Catherine Carney Building Resiliency by Helping Students Develop Habits of Mind (Repeats) Education Building, Room 102Leilani Nautu Carbon County Mining Ghost Towns Education Building, Room 205Neal Peacock • Kevin Reynolds Create Digitally Engaging Content using Canvas LTIs Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Justin Brooksby Irlen Syndrome Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Shanda Badger Mastery Based Grading in SPED Education Building, Room 104Elizabeth Clark Reach the 4 C's of 21st Century Learning with HyperDocs General Classroom Building, GC Room 306Clint Stephens Research 2 Write Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Chris Haught The Penultimate Google Demo Slam Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211Jared Covili What is your strategy for keeping yourself relevant in Education? Education Building, Room 203Marz Cesarini • David Long • Cody Spendlove • Jim Stewart • Cory Stokes Where Is My Ink Well? Education Building, Room 105Andrew Clark So, We Are a Digital District, Now What? Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Tony Campbell • James Sparks Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyNathan Wilson Dutch Oven Cooking Hunter Conference Center, East Outside PatioKevin Corbridge • Selene Corbridge Smooth Sailing Ð Planning and Preparation for Successful ACT Administration (2-Hour Session) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Rebecca Peterson

10:10am

Differentiating Within an Inclusive Environment Education Building, Room 105Kelbie Jackson • Coerina Fife Elementary Canvas "Inception" (repeats) Education Building, Room 205Sally James • Cassie Walker Getting Started with Blended Teaching and Learning (repeats) Hunter Conference Center, Shooting Star 111Jamie Gardner Keep It Together With Google Keep General Classroom Building, GC Room 306Clint Stephens Neighborhood Naturalists: Engaging Youth in Citizen Science Using iNaturalist Hunter Conference Center, Sage Valley 101Paul Wiseman Password Management - Get Secure! Hunter Conference Center, Vermillion Cliffs 114Josh Kleinke Politics & Elections: Why They Matter to Your Classroom Education Building, Room 102Chase Clyde Power in Mathematics Progressions: K-6 Hunter Conference Center, Red Hill 212Whitney Barlow • Shannon Ference So I Have a Canvas Account, Now What?! Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211Jared Covili Strengthening Social Studies Curriculum Education Building, Room 104Brent Strate • Shawn Fessler What is your strategy for keeping yourself relevant in Education - Part II? Education Building, Room 203Marz Cesarini • David Long • Cody Spendlove • Jim Stewart • Cory Stokes Digital Teaching and Learning (DTL) Program: Updates and Best Practices Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter 107Rick Gaisford Tech Support/Help Desk Education Building Second Floor LobbyTheresa Wilson Dutch Oven Cooking Hunter Conference Center, East Outside PatioKevin Corbridge • Selene Corbridge Smooth Sailing Ð Planning and Preparation for Successful ACT Administration (2nd Hour) Hunter Conference Center, Yankee Meadows 112Rebecca Peterson

11:15am