April newsletter from your regional representative

April 2019

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Go here to find out which region you are in

SEEd Standards Feedback is still open!

UtSTA is very excited to support the new SEEd standards put forth by the Utah State Board of Education. While public forums are over, you can still submit an online review here. If you haven't had a chance to look at the new K-5 and 9-12 SEEd standards, you may do so here.

View the letter of support from UtSTA President John Taylor.

Social Media Coordinator Position

UtSTA is looking for a volunteer to help be the Social Media Coordinator. If this is something you are interested in, contact Dawn Monson at dmonson@utsta.org

NSTA Volunteers Needed!

We are looking for several volunteers to help with the NSTA regional conference in October. Help is needed in the following areas: Program Pick-Up Stuffers, Program Pick-Up Booth, Badge Pick-Up/Reprint, and Presenter/Presider Check-in. 

Individuals who volunteer 8–15 hours will receive a 50% discount on their conference registration and individuals who volunteer 16 hours or more will receive complimentary registration to the conference. Go here for more information.

We will also be looking for student volunteers so watch for those emails in August!

Elementary STEM Endorsements

Click below for more information on each of the cohorts.

Summer Face-to-Face Endorsement Courses

Sorenson Legacy Foundation/imFlash Grant

Apply for a $200 grant to attend the NSTA regional conference in Salt Lake City this October. Applications are due May 1st. This is a reimbursement grant, meaning that the UtSTA will reimburse schools and districts up to $200.00 dollars per teacher AFTER attending the NSTA Regional conference. This money can be used for registration, travel to the conference and substitute teachers for the day. Click here for more information/to apply.

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