Summer Leadership Academy

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SLA Session Resources

Day 1:

  • Keynote: Stacy Bernal
  • Working With Students from Hard Places Using Connection: An Introduction to TRBI
  • Survive and Thrive at the NEA Representative Assembly
  • Jordan Ethnic Advisory Committee (JEAC): Helping Move Equity Forward in Jordan
  • Generation Debt: Student Loan Forgiveness
  • Listening to Association Silences to Amplify Collective Voice
  • Using Robert’s Rules to Manage Meetings from Large to Small
  • Attacks on Unions via Payroll Deduction: Fight Back!
  • Member Loyalty and NEA Member Benefits
  • School Visits

Day 2:

2023 Summer Leadership Academy Program
SLA Call for Proposals


The UEA is seeking engaging presentations from educators for our upcoming Summer Leadership Academy held June 13-14, 2023, at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center. The conference planning committee will review and approve presenter applications and are seeking sessions that address the following areas: 

  • Social and Racial Justice, 
  • Professional Development and Support, 
  • Quality Public Schools, and 
  • Organizational Growth and Capacity.


Exhibitor Registration Form

Attention all education product and service providers! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to showcase your offerings to UEA leaders. Complete the following form now to secure your spot as an exhibitor at the Summer Leadership Academy boost your visibility!

SLA Exhibitor Registration Form

2023 SLA Event Flyer

UEA Summer Leadership Academy

Looking to enhance your leadership skills and make a positive impact within the Utah Education Association? Look no further than the Summer Leadership Academy, the UEA’s premier leadership development course. Whether you’re an established leader or just starting out, this conference offers invaluable training on key topics vital to the success of our association. From learning about racial and social justice to building member capacity and advocating for teachers and students, this conference will give you the tools you need to succeed. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to enhance your leadership skills and make a lasting impact within our organization. Register today for the Summer Leadership Academy!

Future Summer Leadership Academy Dates

  • June 13-14, 2023: “Many Voices United As One”- Utah Cultural Celebration Center
  • June 2024: TBD
  • June 2025: TBD

Previous UEA Summer Leadership Academy Reports

Countdown to Summer Leadership 2023!








2023 Summer Leadership Academy Registration is now closed.