Decreasing Chronic Absenteeism

Schools throughout Utah are putting an extra focus on decreasing chronic absenteeism as part of September being School Attendance Awareness Month. . . . → Read More

Utah Launches Statewide #GoOpen Initiative

Utah’s Interim Superintendent of Public Instruction, Dr. Sydnee Dickson, today announced the launch of a new statewide #GoOpen initiative, joining the inaugural cohort of states across the country committing to support school districts and educators in the use of high-quality, openly-licensed educational resources in their schools. . . . → Read More

Fall 2015 Professional Learning Series Catalog

Welcome to the 2015 Professional Learning Series Fall Course Catalog! The Utah State of Education is offering a number of courses in various content areas to provide K‐12 educators with opportunities to extend their professional learning. The Professional Learning Series will be primarily offered in an online interface via Utah Education Network (UEN). . . . → Read More

Professional Learning Series Course Catalog

he course catalog for all Utah State Office of Education Professional Learning Series classes is now available. Registration began on April 1, but there is still plenty of room in all courses. . . . → Read More

New Course for Secondary Math Teachers

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The 2015 Summer PD course TLC-Stats! is now open for registration. Do you need a little TLC? Are you interested in learning about secondary mathematics changes in the Utah core for statistics? Join us in a course about Teaching and Learning the Core for Statistics. . . . → Read More

Social Studies December Update

Robert Austin, Utah State Office of Education K-12 Social Studies Specialist_"Adults in the building: a teachable moment"

I had the great pleasure of reading applications last night for those teachers who wish to take part in the Driven2Teach program, supported by the Larry H. Miller Group and Zion’s bank. . . . → Read More

Utah History Day


Planning is Underway for Utah History Day (formerly Utah History Fair). . . . → Read More

Need Credits?

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Online professional development courses for financial literacy sponsored by USOE and UEN are available beginning April 3, 2013. . . . → Read More

Bullying Prevention Assembly

LtoR: Ray Timothy, Nick Vujicic, and Gov. Gary Herbet

In this post Ray Timothy, CEO and Executive Director of the Utah Education Network, details the upcoming free assembly on the prevention of bullying and youth suicide. The presentation will be available to schools next week via the UEN’s Interactive Video Conferencing system. . . . → Read More