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2017 UEA Convention & Education Exposition

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Friday, Oct. 20 - Schedule of Activities

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8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Hall 3 Lobby

Registration

 

Attendees must register. Non UEA member admission $10. UEA members are given free tickets to share.

8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Room 300 D

National Board Jump Start Training
(Pre-registration Required)

Jordan UniServ

Get a jumpstart on the National Board Certification process, with a focus on Components 2 and 3.

8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3, Rooms 400, 300, 200

New Educators' Workshop

 

A full-day professional workshop designed especially for education students and early career educators.

8:30-9:45 a.m.

Rooms 200 A-D

300 A-C, 400

Session One Workshops (1¼ pts.) *
- See descriptions

Various Presenters

Choose from six sessions offered by teachers, education specialists and other professionals.

10-11 a.m.

Equity Real Estate & Veritas Funding Stage

Keynote Session (1 pt.)*

Richard Paul Evans

Richard Paul Evans is the award-winning author of the #1 best-seller “The Christmas Box” and the young adult series “Michael Vey”.

11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Bus in front of Expo Hall doors

American Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross

Visit the American Red Cross mobile blood donation bus to donate blood.

11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

Vendor Exhibits and Presentation Stage


Featuring vendor booths, education-related workshops, entertainment and activities, pampering station, kids learning area and more.

11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

SITLA Pampering Station

  • Sponsored by State Institutional Trust Lands / Services provided by The American Beauty Academy

 

Relax and enjoy a massage, haircut or manicure (free for UEA members with ticket).

11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

KUED Kids Exploration Corner

  • Sponsored by KUED Kids, Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, Mike Hamilton: The Magic in Learning, Salt Lake City Public Library, Salt Lake County Library Services, Utah Film Center and Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

KUED Kids and partners

Families and educators, join KUED Kids in the Exploration Corner for hands-on educational experiences! Educators grades K-12 take home curriculum guides and classroom lesson plan ideas from community organizations. Families can explore STEAM and Literacy activities and meet their favorite PBS Kids characters!

Noon-1 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3, Booth 232

Richard Paul Evans Book Signing

Richard Paul Evans

Richard Paul Evans, author of “Michael Vey” and “The Christmas Box”, will greet attendees and sign books.

11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Rooms 200 A-D, 300 A-D, 400

Session Two Workshops (1¼ pts.) *
- See descriptions

Various Presenters

Choose from six sessions offered by teachers, education specialists and other professionals.

Noon-12:45 p.m.

Equity Real Estate & Veritas Funding Stage

The Magic in LearningTM

Mike Hamilton

Join educational presenter and professional magician Mike Hamilton as he stretches the realm of your imagination and experience for yourself "The Magic in Learning™".

1-1:45 p.m.

Equity Real Estate & Veritas Funding Stage

The Magic in LearningTM

Mike Hamilton

Join educational presenter and professional magician Mike Hamilton as he stretches the realm of your imagination and experience for yourself "The Magic in Learning™".

1-2:15 p.m.

Rooms 200 A-B, 300 A-C

Session Three Workshops (1¼ pts.)*
- See descriptions

Various Presenters

Choose from four sessions offered by teachers, education specialists and other professionals.

1-2:15 p.m.

Room 200 C-D

Special Event: Trauma-Informed Teaching; School and Student Care

  • Sponsored by United Way 2-1=1

Heidi Matthews and Panelists

Research shows childhood trauma has direct links to student success and achievement. Join the conversation as we explore trauma-informed teaching practices. Develop skills in building safe environments, developing relationships and trust and championing support for students in need.

1-3 p.m.

Room 400

UEA-Retired Members Annual Meeting

Trudy Henderson

Join the UEA-Retired Association for their annual business meeting and informative presentations.

1:30-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

Book-A-Basket

  • Sponsored by the Utah Jazz, Horace Mann, Utah Idaho School Supply/Map World, KUED and Barnes & Noble

Costumed Characters

Shoot and make a hoop — win a book!

*One hour of professional development activity is equal to one re-licensure point.