Technology To Improve Student Research – EdTech Endorsement Courses from SEDC

The next course in the SEDC EdTech Endorsement series is now open for registration! In the Technology To Improve Student Research course, teachers will learn how to use Utah’s Online Library to improve student research. Participants will learn how to use various databases to cite, organize, and research. Participants will explore strategies for using Utah’s Online Read More …

Teaching Digital Citizenship – EdTech Endorsement Courses from SEDC

The next course in the SEDC EdTech Endorsement series is now open for registration! In the Teaching Digital Citizenship course, teachers will learn what digital citizenship is, how to teach students to be responsible digital citizens, and how to talk with students openly about cyberbullying and other potential pitfalls of social media. Participants will learn the how Read More …

New Math Endorsement Class for 2017

SEDC will again offer the UVU – EDEL 5500-5550 Math Endorsement series to the Southwest Region. We are ready to start registration for the Winter 2017 Math Endorsement Class. The first course for Elementary (K-8th Grade) Mathematics Teachers will be EDEL 5500: Numbers and Operations for Practitioners. This class will begin Monday, January 9 and will conclude Read More …

zSpace

zSpace is the virtual reality learning experience already being used in over 250 school districts today. Here’s a quick video preview to see how one district is using zSpace both in their elementary and high schools. We also announced at the 2016 ISTE Conference in Denver that zSpace is working with Google to create an Read More …

eSTRIDE For Elementary Students Is Here!

Southwest Educational Development Center, in conjunction with the Utah State Library have successfully written another LSTA Grant. This grant, along with matching funds from SEDC and the schools in our region will enable us to expand our current library (Grades 7-12) to the elementary schools (Grades 3-5). The current committee of high school librarians from Read More …