UAPCS APPEL (Alternate Pathway to Professional Educator License) is an approved alternative preparation program that leads to a professional license areas in elementary education, secondary education, career and technical education. The UAPCS APPEL program aims to prepare highly qualified educators to promote excellence in education for Utah's public charter schools.


UAPCS is pleased to offer several Pedagogical courses during the 2023-2024 school year. 

  • These classes will be held in person only. 
  • Each course will meet one day from the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You must attend all the entire day to be given credit. 
  • Participants will receive instruction, and then after class have assignments to be completed before receiving credit. 
  • Credit for the course will be given in MIDAS. 
  • Each course is $275. After you sign up, you will be invoiced for the class. You may not attend unless payment is received. 
  • Sign-ups will be sent out to individuals registered with our program that have a professional learning plan in place three weeks prior to the course. 
  • Register HERE.

September 9, 2023------Scope and Sequence

October 14, 2023---------Creating and Managing a Learning Environment

November 11, 2023-------PPAT Bootcamp

January 20, 2024---------Strategies for Teaching Diverse Learners

February 10, 2024--------Introduction to Special Education

March 9, 2024------------Literacy in the Content Area

April 13, 2024--------------Math Methods

May 11, 2024---------------Foundations of Literacy Bootcamp

Director of Teacher Licensing: Joylin Lincoln 

APPEL Program Coordinator: April Thompson 

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