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.

Ethics Training

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.

Membership and Meetings

UPPAC Recruitment

UPPAC is now accepting applications for appointment to the Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission.

2022 Meeting Schedule

November 10

December 9

2023 Meeting Schedule

January 19

February 16

March 17

April 14

May 12

June 6

August 8

September 15

October 13

November 17

December 15

Commission Members and Affiliations

Classroom Teachers

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

Stacy Stoker, Juab School District

Community Members

JoAnn Brown

Terri Francis

Other Education Assignment

Joe B Wright, Southwest Educational Development Center

Travis Cook, Provo School District

Rich Nielsen, Granite School District