UACTE 2017 has ended
Orem High School is located at 175 S. 400 E., Orem, UT 84097

School maps are in the #uacte17 Conference at a Glance folio included with the conference materials you received at registration and can also be accessed at http://uacte.org/events/ 

Program subject to change  
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Debra Spielmaker

Debra Spielmaker has been an educator for more than 30 years. She began her career as a high school and middle school agricultural science teacher and then spent 18 years directing the Utah State University Extension - Utah Agriculture in the Classroom program. In 2013, Debra earned her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction and began teaching and conducting research with teachers entering the graduate programs in the School of Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education. She was the recipient of the 2017 Governor’s Medal for Science & Technology.

Dr. Spielmaker also serves as the Team Leader of the National Center for Agricultural Literacy at USU. She is responsible for all the National Agriculture in the Classroom curriculum resources found on agclassroom.org; develops professional learning opportunities for educators; and conducts agricultural literacy research.
Debra has worked with the College and Career Awareness course in all its incarnations. First, developing the agricultural resources for TLC, evaluating the CTE Introduction course, and more recently developing the project-based learning instruction for the College and Career Awareness course.