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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/ 

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Saturday, February 4
 

8:00am

Business & Marketing Opening Session & Meeting
Business & Marketing Meeting and Keynote. Brad Wilcox will be addressing us. Brad is a dynamic speaker and will leave you inspired to be a better eduator and inspire the lives of those you teach

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 8:00am - 9:00am
1006 Chorus

9:05am

Certiport Testing
Come get certified! On-line industruy standard tests. First come, first serve.


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2105 Certiport Lab

9:05am

Coding Classes for Fun?
If you build it, they will come. Come see how to start coding in your classes or in a club at your school.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2108

9:05am

Engaging Your Students
Brad Wilcox will continue to inspire and address teachers. He will share insights to help you have more engagement in your classroom through incorporating literacy in your classroom.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2114

9:05am

Exploring the Business and Marketing of Exploring Business and Marking
Come see some sweet things teachers are doing with Exploring Business and Marketing in the middle schools. Bring ideas to share with everyone else

Speakers
avatar for Megan Rees

Megan Rees

Business Teacher, Elk Ridge Middle
Megan Rees just completed her 13th year of teaching; all of them in Jordan School District. She has a passion for writing lesson plans and making learning fun! See more of her plans at meganreescurriculum.weebly.com.


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2116

9:05am

Killer Opportunities for Your Students Beyond HS
Representatives from the colleges in Utah will show you what amazing opportunities and programs are available to your students after graduation


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2102

9:05am

Preparing Students for IT Certifications
Come learn how using our LabSim courseware will prepare your students with the skills needed to gain hands on experience for the computer Maintenance, repair and networking work force while giving the student the knowledge needed to pass the CompTIA and Pro Certifications.  Our courses will track progress and provide feedback to students and instructors.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2106

9:05am

Project Based Learning
Allowing students to study and research their interests is the basis of personalized learning. Genius Hour is giving students time each day/week to study the topic of their choice. Learn about Genius Hour and the great free resources that are available to get started and be successful implementing Genius Hour with your students.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2104

9:05am

What I learned at ACTE National Conference in Las Vegas
Come hear what we learned in Las Vegas at the ACTE National Convention.


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2202

9:05am

Women in Business: Experiences From a Female CEO in Utah
How do you encourage your female students to explore business leadership opportunities? This facilitated group discussion will look at what keeps women from the C-suite--comments and controversy encouraged! 

Speakers
avatar for Carrie Rogers- Whitehead

Carrie Rogers- Whitehead

Founder, Digital Respons-Ability
Carrie Rogers-Whitehead is the founder and CEO of Digital Respons-Ability, the Utah state sponsored provider of digital citizenship. Digital Respons-Ability's research-driven work based in prevention science has appeared in ISTE's Empowered Learner. She founded Digital Respons-Ability... Read More →



Saturday February 4, 2017 9:05am - 10:05am
2211

10:20am

Certiport Testing
Come get certified! On-line industruy standard tests. First come, first serve.


Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2105 Certiport Lab

10:20am

It Matters with Knowledge Matters
Julie has been successful using Knowledge Matters in her classroom and with FBLA at her school. Come learn the pros and cons of the software and how it could work for you and your students


Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2108

10:20am

Killer Opportunities for Your Students Beyond HS
Representatives from the colleges in Utah will show you what amazing opportunities and programs are available to your students after graduation


Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2102

10:20am

Kirkham Motor Sports: Makers of Shelby Mustangs (2-hr. session) Meet in commons.
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Come see the cool things Kirkham Motor Sports does to make really nice cars that you'll want to buy when you go through your mid life crisis. Sign Up required: Limited Number

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
Tour

10:20am

Learn Practice Certify
Come learn (or refresh your knowledge) about this incredible set of MOS resources and programs avaialable to you. Particpate in this overview of the program and how to deploy it in your school and classroom. There are a few steps to get started and get results. Join in this presentation and walk away with all you need to get started. Question and Answer session included.

Speakers
SC

Sara Cox

Deployment Manager, Certiport
Sara Cox,  Deployment Manager, Certiport Sara joined the Certiport Large Account Deployment Team on September 15, 2014 as a Deployment Manager. Sara has great experience in training customers and brings with her the ability to clearly understand the needs of her clients.  Sara moved... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2114

10:20am

Make iPad Games and Interactives
Learn to use creative and free apps such as TinyTap and Pixel Press Floors to create iPad games and interactive activities. Some of these games can actually be posted online and played in any browser. In addition to these creative apps, we'll learn about resources UEN gives teachers that can help with making your games.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2104

10:20am

Sports Marketing
Incorporating events and projects into your sports marketing curriculum and everything else you need to know to make sports marketing fun for students and less stressful for teachers

Speakers
avatar for Becky White

Becky White

Teacher, Skyridge High School


Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2116

10:20am

Using Desktop Pro Plus to increase student success for Microsoft Office
Come learn how TestOut Desktop Pro Plus can increase your students’ scores while preparing for the MOS certification exams.  We provide instruction, practice and instant feedback.  The skills students will learn will help them become certified and proficient in Office Applications

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 10:20am - 11:20am
2106

11:25am

CANCELLED--Exploring Computer Science
Come get news, information and help on Exploring Computer Science


Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2106

11:25am

Certiport Testing
Come get certified! On-line industruy standard tests. First come, first serve.


Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2105 Certiport Lab

11:25am

Cloud-Based Curriculum for Your Classes
Come learn what iCEV has to offer for your classes. Teachers will have a chance to explore our product and see how they can save time with our outstanding classroom resources.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2211

11:25am

College and Career Awareness Updates
Come get info about CCA now and into the future.

Speakers
avatar for Ashley Higgs

Ashley Higgs

K-8 Education Specialist, Utah State Board of Education
Ashley is the currently the K-8 Education Specialist. She is over College and Career Awareness, Digital Literacy, Keyboarding, Elementary Keyboarding, and Computer Science.


Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2108

11:25am

Formative Assessment Using Digital Games, Drawing and Contests
Formative assessment is a powerful part of the teaching and learning process. Learn how teachers can use the following formative evaluation tools to inject more excitement and fun into your classroom and at the same time gain insight into what your students really know and understand: ClassFlow, Formative, Kahoot!, Socrative, Plickers, Quizizz, and Nearpod.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2104

11:25am

Free (and cheap) Resources to Start Your Own Business
Starting a business does not have to break the bank. Learn about free resources, how to avoid business scams, and ways to encourage students to start the steps to create their own company.

Speakers
avatar for Carrie Rogers- Whitehead

Carrie Rogers- Whitehead

Founder, Digital Respons-Ability
Carrie Rogers-Whitehead is the founder and CEO of Digital Respons-Ability, the Utah state sponsored provider of digital citizenship. Digital Respons-Ability's research-driven work based in prevention science has appeared in ISTE's Empowered Learner. She founded Digital Respons-Ability... Read More →



Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2114

11:25am

How to Increase Microsoft Office Certification Credentials with Gmetrix and Practice Tests
To help prepare your students to earn a Microsofr Office Certification, this session will cover the features and benefits of the Fmetrix practice test product. You'll understand how to create fully customized exams to solidify learning segments, evaluate student progress by creating a pre/post test, and tailor exms to individualized learning plans for students. Come learn how to effectively use this program to get the most out of this incredible classroom suppliment and achieve the outcomes you're working toward.

Speakers
SC

Sara Cox

Deployment Manager, Certiport
Sara Cox,  Deployment Manager, Certiport Sara joined the Certiport Large Account Deployment Team on September 15, 2014 as a Deployment Manager. Sara has great experience in training customers and brings with her the ability to clearly understand the needs of her clients.  Sara moved... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2116

11:25am

Killer Opportunities for Your Students Beyond HS
Representatives from the colleges in Utah will show you what amazing opportunities and programs are available to your students after graduation


Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
2102

11:25am

Kirkham Motor Sports: Makers of Shelby Mustangs (continued)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Come see the cool things Kirkham Motor Sports does to make really nice cars that you'll want to buy when you go through your mid life crisis. Sign Up required: Limited Number

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 11:25am - 12:25pm
Tour

1:30pm

CANCELLED--Why Computer Science?
Every 21st century student should have the opportunity to learn computer science (CS). The basics of CS help nurture creativity and problem-solving skills, and prepare students for a future in any field or career.


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2106

1:30pm

Certiport Testing
Come get certified! On-line industruy standard tests. First come, first serve.


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2105 Certiport Lab

1:30pm

Cloud-Based Curriculum for Your Classes
Come learn what iCEV has to offer for your classes. Teachers will have a chance to explore our product and see how they can save time with our outstanding classroom resources.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2211

1:30pm

DECA and FBLA
Come get trained and learn all things for your chapter. Starting one, improving one, strenthening one.


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2102

1:30pm

Formative Assessment Using Digital Games, Drawing and Contests
Formative assessment is a powerful part of the teaching and learning process. Learn how teachers can use the following formative evaluation tools to inject more excitement and fun into your classroom and at the same time gain insight into what your students really know and understand: ClassFlow, Formative, Kahoot!, Socrative, Plickers, Quizizz, and Nearpod.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2104

1:30pm

Keyboarding: Please, give me some ideas!
Need some more ideas and projects for your students to master the keyboard and word processing documents? Then come learn, share and collaborate with me.

Speakers
JA

Jerah Assmus

Lehi Jr, Lehi Jr
Lehi


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2108

1:30pm

Marketing 1 & 2: Differences between the courses, Cookie Mining & object lessons. Please share your ideas.
Come collaborate and learn new things with Marketing 1 & Marketing 2

Speakers
avatar for April Warby

April Warby

Tooele High, TCSD
In addition to idea sharing, I'd like to have an open discussion about Marketing 1 verses Marketing 2 and thoughts on teaching them as a year-long course.As a marketing teacher for 10 of the last 18 years, I have taught many versions of our state marketing curricula. I am in a rural... Read More →



Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2114

1:30pm

Microsoft Technology Associate Overview
Looking for a first step toward building a successful career in technology? Microsoft Technology Associate is the way to differentiate technology competency and explore academic career options.

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2116