Category Archives: Children

Homework Help

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Learn about free online resources to help your youth with homework help. Through Pioneer, Utah Education Network (UEN), and your local library, there are many free and wonderful resources to help youth.

Presenters: Carrie Rogers Whitehead, Susan Jeppesen, and Spring Lavallee, Salt Lake County Library

Audience: All Utah library workers, especially those working with online resources

Date: November 6, 2014


Preschool Pioneer Library


UEN is proud to share the vast resources available in the Preschool Pioneer Library. Resources range from age appropriate learning interactives for children ages 3-6 in STEM, letter recognition and social skills, activity calendars for parents and caregivers, links to apps, and access to hundreds of educational videos in UEN’s PreMedia. Preschool Pioneer offers substantive, innovative and engaging resources for young children, parents, teachers, care givers and librarians.

Audience: All Utah library workers

Instructor: Lisa Cohne, UEN

Date: Feb. 27, 2014

K-12 Pioneer


Learn what’s new in K-12 Pioneer including:

  • Digital Science Online: Videos, animations, and images on science subjectz
  • eMedia. See how to use great video titles such as Stress Management, A Place of Our Own: Special Needs, The Gym Teacher from the Black Lagoon, Will I Have a Friend?
  • NoodleTools. This brand-new addition to the Pioneer Online Library guides students through research papers, including managing research resources and bibliographic citations. Noodle Tools connects with Google Docs for collaborative papers, and other research tools.
  • SIRS Issues Researcher: A general reference for high school and college.

Location: Online

Audience: All Utah library workers, especially those working with children

Instructor:  Rick Cline, UEN

Recording Date: 7 Nov. 2013

Series: Thursdays with Pioneer