Coronavirus and the UEA
To comply with health directives, UEA staff will be working remotely until further notice. The UEA Building in Murray is closed but UEA staff are still available to meet the needs of our members. If you need assistance, please contact a member of our staff directly or call 801-266-4461 and leave a message. Someone will get back to you as quickly as possible. | Updates will be posted on this site as they are available.
Legislature Increases Public Ed Budget by 2.2% thanks to UEA
After all the doom and gloom about cuts up to 10%, the legislature voted during a Special Session to grow the public education budget by 2.2% over the current year, including a 1.8% increase in the per-student Weighted Pupil Unit (WPU) and full funding of student enrollment growth. While not the 6% WPU increase passed during the General Session, the growth is significant in a post-COVID-19 environment...view more about the public education budget
Utah Educators Selected for Top Honors
Ten Utah educators were selected from among hundreds nominated to receive 2020 UEA/doTERRA Excellence in Teaching awards. The awards will be presented at the KeyBank Superstars in Education banquet later this year. A video profile on each winner was produced by PBS-Utah and is available to view online. Each winner receives an award, a poster to display at their school and a check for $1,500, courtesy of award sponsor doTERRA...view 2020 Excellence in Teaching award winner profiles and videos