19th Annual Utah Paraeducator Conference
The conference is sponsored by the Utah State Office of Education and the Utah Personnel Development Center, and will take place Friday and Saturday, November 8 & 9 at the Provo Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Provo, Utah. The conference welcomes all paraeducators, their supervising teachers and administrators from preschool to high school in all of Utah's school districts and charter schools.
Events begin late Friday afternoon with three Early Bird Sessions that will target:
Bullying, High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome, and Supporting Homeless Students in the Classroom.
Over 20 workshops will be offered throughout the day on Saturday. Some topics will include Effective Management Strategies, Teaming with Teachers, Small Group Instruction, Reading, Writing, Effective Math Strategies, Pre-Literacy, Transition, Paraeducator to Teacher Pathways, and Proactive Behavior Strategies in Severe Classrooms.
**CONFERENCE SCHEDULE available at http://www.utahparas.org**
$50 Paraeducator/ Teacher Team
$55 Teacher, Administrator
**CHECKS ONLY. Please make them out to Provo School District, include the participant's name, and mail them to
230 W. 200 S. #1000
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
HOTEL: A room block has been reserved at the newly renovated Provo Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. Single rooms are available at the state rate of $75.00. To make reservations, contact the Provo Marriott directly at (801) 377-4700 or 1 (800) 228-9290.
Book ***SINGLE OCCUPANCY*** Guest room with 1 King or 2 Double beds at Provo Marriott Hotel & Conference Center for $75 USD per night
Book ***DOUBLE OCCUPANCY*** Guest room with 1 King or 2 Double beds at Provo Marriott Hotel & Conference Center for $85 USD per night
Hurry to make reservations. Hotel deadline extended to Friday, October 25th for special rate. Contact them today to reserve your rooms!
An important part of the conference is the recognition of the outstanding paraeducators who are chosen from nominations by all of the school districts and charter schools. Those chosen as outstanding paraeducators will be honored on Friday evening.
See nomination form for Outstanding Paraeducators at http://www.utahparas.org
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