Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission (UPPAC)
The Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission is a committee of nine educators and two community members charged with maintaining and promoting a high standard of professional conduct and ethics among Utah teachers. It is advisory to the Utah State Board of Education in making recommendations regarding educator licensing and disciplinary action for educator misconduct.
Reporting Educator Misconduct/Arrests
R277-217: Educator Standards and Local Education Agency (LEA) Reporting
Utah State Board of Education Administrative Rules
Prevention and Correction: Overview
National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC)
- NASDTEC offers a four hour online course that is pre-approved for current and former educators subject to a Consent to Discipline with requirement for Educator Ethics training.
Utah State Board of Education (USBE) Administrative Rules
Membership and Meetings
UPPAC is not accepting applications at this time.
2023 Meeting Schedule
2024 Meeting Schedule
Commission Members and Affiliations
April Johnson, Murray School District
Brenda Kraack, Salt Lake District
Brianne Moon, Davis School District
Corby Briggs, North Sanpete School District
Keranne Dayberry, Summit Academy
Heidi Wells, Ogden School District
Other Education Assignment
Joe B Wright, Southwest Educational Development Center
Gichin Marsden, Excelsior Academy
Rich Nielsen, Granite School District