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2017 UEA Convention & Education Exposition

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Thursday, Oct. 19 - Schedule of Activities

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8 a.m.-5 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.

8:30-9:45 a.m.

Rooms 200 A-D, 300 A-C

Session One Workshops (1¼ pts.)*
See descriptions

Various Presenters

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

10-11 a.m.

Equity Real Estate & Veritas Funding Stage

Convention Opening Session (1 pt.)*

Heidi Matthews and
Lily Eskelsen Garcia

UEA President Heidi Matthews kicks off the 2017 Convention with NEA President Lily Eskelsen Garcia.

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.-5 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

Vendor Exhibits and Presentation Stages

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

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3

SITLA Pampering Station

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

 

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

11 a.m.-5 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!

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

Rooms 200 A-D, 300 A-C, 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™".

Noon-3 p.m.

Exhibit Hall 3
Booth 232

Health Screenings

 EMI Health

Biometric screenings.

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™".

1-2:30 p.m.

Room 200 C-D

SPECIAL EVENT: Hot Topics & Hot Dogs

Sponsored by UEA-PAC

Heidi Matthews and Lily Eskelsen Garcia

Join UEA’s political activists for the annual Hot Topics and Hot Dogs lunch. Mix and mingle with Utah’s political players, NEA President Lily Eskelson Garcia and a VIP guest from the Our Schools Now Initiative. The event is open to everyone. Lunch is free for UEA Capitol Club members or for a suggested minimum $10 on-site donation to UEA-PAC.

1:30-2:45 p.m.

Rooms 200 A-B,
300 A-C, 400

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

Various Presenters

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

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

Utah Jazz Bear

Shoot and make a hoop — win a book! The Utah Jazz Bear tips off this event.

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