UEN Canvas PD

UEN has created mini lessons for students. These lesson will teach students how to use the resources in Utah’s Online Library.  These are all self-paced lessons that are less than 60 minutes in length. These are great for teachers who want to import them into their Canvas course. They can also be used as a substitute teacher lesson plan. These lessons are available in Canvas Commons under the UEN-K12 consortium.  You will find this consortium under Canvas Commons using the Filter UEN-K12.  If your school or district does not have access to this consortium please email Justin Brooksby at justin@uen.org.  Once you have Read More …

Media Literacy PD

Dear Utah History Day Educators: I am happy to announce this professional learning opportunity; please share widely. This will be the fourth year we have sponsored PD on teaching the Holocaust by Echoes and Reflections. Their resources are simply outstanding. I hope to see you there! Analyzing Propaganda & Teaching Media Literacy: The Holocaust as a Case Study, presented by Echoes & Reflections   Monday, November 11, 4-7 pm  @ Utah Division of State History (300 S. Rio Grande Street SLC)  Cost: Free  Register Online: http://bit.ly/2OCbACD Media literacy skills have become essential for young people to successfully navigate and critically assess the ever-increasing amount of information they Read More …