UEN's PDTV

UEN PDTV is on-demand, streaming professional development for teachers in the state of Utah. Each episode will focus on how educators are implementing Utah's education technology competencies in their classrooms. View all episodes in this eMedia collection, by visiting uen.org/pdtv, or on the UEN PDTV YouTube Channel.

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PDTV: 2021 UCET Recap
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In this episode of PDTV, the Professional Development team recaps their virtual UCET conference experience. They chat about the flexibility of the online format, the disadvantages of technical difficulties, and more!

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
03/31/2021
PDTV: Canvas Templates
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On this virtual PDTV, Jared Fawson explains to viewers how using Canvas templates makes customizing your Canvas page easier than ever! From uploading your own images to Canvas-provided icons, Jared will guide you through making the course uniquely yours.

Subject:
Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
03/19/2021
PDTV: Computational Thinking
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Katie Blunt travels to Manti Elementary where computer science specialist, Julia Bratton, demonstrates how she incorporates critical thinking, project-based learning, and computational thinking into her classroom.

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Professional Learning
Computer Science
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
03/14/2022
PDTV: Essential Technology Skills
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In this episode of PDTV, Katie Blunt talks to Dr. Camille Cole from Canyons School District about EdTech Competency 1A: essential education technology skills. We see how three 1st grade teachers at Crescent Elementary are mastering this competency by implementing Canvas in the classroom.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
01/10/2022
PDTV: Information Fluency
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Katie Blunt discusses with Utah State Board of Education curriculum specialists Robert Austin and Naomi Watkins about information literacy in the classroom. We learn from Utah teachers Charlotte Ducos and Williams Shields on how they are preparing students to navigate the vast wealth of information they are presented with every day and how to lead challenging, yet historically accurate, discussions in the classroom.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
02/25/2022
PDTV: Instructional Design with Nearpod
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In this episode of UEN PDTV, host Katie Blunt is in Moab, Utah where she walks us through the importance of researching and strategizing to find the best ways to use educational technology tools in your classroom. Then, we see it in action as 2nd-grade teacher Abbey Martinez at Helen M. Knight Elementary explains how she’s had success using Nearpod as a digital tool to create productive and engaging lessons for her students.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
05/06/2022
PDTV: Reflective Practice & Data Analysis
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, teachers from Alpine School District share the secrets of their success with mathematics instruction. Host Katie Blunt guides us in understanding how reflective practice and data analysis have contributed to positive changes in their students' attitudes, interactions, and academic achievements.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
04/09/2022
PDTV: Spaceward Bound
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Katie Blunt sits down with Dr. David Joy about his "Mission to Mars" and what he brought back with him to his classroom. We find out about the elements of a Mars simulation, how outdoor education is a passion of David's and how he has created personal learning environments.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
01/21/2022
PDTV: Student Engagement
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On this virtual PDTV, Jared Fawson brings colleague Katie Blunt in to talk about student engagement. While engaging tools and nifty websites are useful, they discuss how creating an engaging course or assignment starts before implementation.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
03/19/2021
PDTV: Student Innovation @ Launch High School
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In this virtual PDTV, Jared Fawson speaks to Cory Henwood from Iron County School District. Not only is he the district's Innovation Coordinator, but he is the founder of Launch High School, a personalized competency-based school. The goal of the school is to help students develop transferable skills and enable them to focus and grow their ideas.

Subject:
Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
03/19/2021
PDTV: Tech Tools for Personalized Learning
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In our first PDTV of the school year, Jared Fawson navigates the new normal of remote learning. He chats with Hollie Fisher from Lakeside Elementary in the Davis School District. She shares how she uses OneNote, Teams and more to help with 21st century learning and teaching!

Subject:
Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
03/19/2021
PDTV: Tips for Pro-Quality Video
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On this episode of PDTV, our production team steps in front of the camera to go through the top 10 tips for creating pro-quality videos. Katie, Fernando and Nicole share examples and recommendations for each tip to give additional guidance to those less familiar with video production.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Educational Technology
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Utah Education Network
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UEN PDTV
Date Added:
12/13/2021
PDTV: UCET Recap
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Katie Blunt travels to Provo to visit with attendees at the annual conference of the Utah Coalition for Educational Technology (UCET). She talks to a teacher, an administrator, and a UCET board member about how the UCET conference provides them with opportunities for professional growth.

Subject:
Professional Learning
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Author:
Katie Blunt
Date Added:
03/29/2022
PDTV: Using Tech to Make Time
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Dani Sloan and Katie Garrett from UEN go through some tech tools that help maximize time and keep things organized. Even if you are into the old-school method of writing notes down, they have a tech tool for you!

Subject:
Professional Learning
Material Type:
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Author:
Dani Sloan
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
04/09/2021
PDTV: Video Made Easy with Adobe Rush
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, Jami and Michael take us through the essentials of Adobe Rush, a video editing app. All Utah teachers have access to Adobe products and grades 7-12 have them in their schools. Learn more about what you can do with Adobe with UEN Professional Development!

Subject:
Professional Learning
Material Type:
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Author:
Jami Gardner
Michael Hakkarinen
Date Added:
03/19/2021
PDTV: Virtual Conferences
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In this episode of PDTV, Jared Fawson and Jami Gardner share their top ten tips for attending a virtual conference. Virtual conference pro, Clint Stevens, also shares how to best navigate the 2021 virtual UCET Conference.

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Professional Learning
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Author:
Jared Fawson
Date Added:
03/19/2021
UEN PDTV: Accessibility
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On this episode, Justin heads up to Utah State University (USU) to talk to Christopher Phillips, the electronic and information technology accessibility coordinator. Christopher gives us a glimpse into making the campus and class content accessible and inclusive to the USU population.

Subject:
Professional Learning
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Author:
Justin Brooksby
Date Added:
03/19/2021
UEN PDTV: Blended Teaching and Learning - Station Rotation
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8th grade math teachers Jeff Wilkinson and Bill McKay from Centerville Jr High in Davis District describe blended strategies using the rotation model with their math classes.

Subject:
Professional Learning
Educational Technology
Material Type:
Case Study
Provider:
Utah Education Network
Provider Set:
UEN PDTV
Author:
Utah Education Network
Date Added:
11/16/2018
UEN PDTV: CS in Juab School District
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On this episode of UEN PDTV, coding extends to elementary schools in Juab County. Michael talks to Heather Westring, a computer lab tech, and Krystle Bassett, innovation specialist, who have both seen how early exposure to coding has helped students become independent and engaged at all levels.

Subject:
Professional Learning
Computer Science
Material Type:
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Author:
Michael Hakkarinen
Date Added:
03/19/2021
UEN PDTV: Chromebooks
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Meet Shannon Ririe, the newest member of the UEN PD team and an expert trainer on teaching new Chromebook users. In this video you'll learn basic Chromebook skills and some of the specifics of what makes Chromebooks different from other laptops.

Subject:
Professional Learning
Educational Technology
Material Type:
Case Study
Provider:
Utah Education Network
Provider Set:
UEN PDTV
Author:
Utah Education Network
Date Added:
11/16/2018