The TEAM

The Southwest Educational Development Center is an educational cooperative, providing services requested by the member schools in order to better serve students. The specific services are described throughout this website. Here is a manual of the services we provide available in PDF or Word formats.

How do I contact an SEDC Specialist?

SEDC is located in Cedar City, Utah at the following address (click for map).

Southwest Educational Development Center
520 West 800 South
Cedar City, UT 84720

Telephone - (435) 586-2865
Fax - (435) 586-2868

All Staff can be reached at the main SEDC phone number above, or follow their contact links to email them below.

 

JoeBJoe B. Wright is the Director of the Southwest Educational Center. Joe B. was born and raised in Kanab, Utah. He graduated from Kanab High School and attended Southern Utah University. While at SUU, Joe B was a Presidential Ambassador and Student Association Officer. It was during his time at SUU that he began his high school officiating career, which he continues today. You may have seen him wearing a striped shirt on the football fields and basketball courts of Southern Utah. He graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Social Science Education. Upon graduation, he and his wife Staci moved back to his hometown of Kanab and began teaching at Fredonia Middle School in Fredonia, Arizona. He also taught, coached, and was the Athletic Director at Fredonia High School. He received a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. In 2010, Joe B. became the Principal of Fredonia Elementary School and the District’s Special Education Director. Three years later he was hired as the Superintendent of Fredonia-Moccasin Unified School District. At the same time he chose to begin a second Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northcentral University which was awarded in 2017. While living in Kanab their family has grown with two daughters and two sons. Joe B. has tried to give back to the community that has given him so much. He has served multiple terms on the Kanab City Planning Commission, Kane County Water Conservancy District, and Kanab City Council. 

SEDC's mission is to provide educators with the services that will allow them to spend their time wisely in creating and presenting excellent classroom instruction, assuring that the students of today receive the skills they need for tomorrow. SEDC strives to successfully meet the needs of students and teachers, promote achievement, and provide for economy and efficiency in the cooperative delivery of educational services that are identified and requested by member schools and Executive Board Members.

Our goal at SEDC is to help educators and administrators identify their needs and to assist in providing the avenues to meet those needs. Our team is continually seeking out new resources and knowledge while implementing best practices to deliver services and learning opportunities in a variety of mediums.

Contact Joe B. through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 Joe B. has completed the certifications below:

Google Certified Educator Level 1 Badge

 

Selene color croppedSelene Corbridge is the Office Manager for Southwest Educational Development Center in Cedar City, UT.  She is responsible for the daily operation and activities of the center. These responsibilities include; tracking of revenue, accounts payable and receivable, requisitions for purchase orders, preparing payroll, preparing invoices for assessments, and monitoring employee contracts. She tracks SEDC’s vehicles and maintains the fleet. Selene is also responsible for the Elementary Math Endorsement classes and provides support for the Elementary STEM Endorsement classes.  Selene prepares correspondence for SEDC’s Executive Board and keeps minutes for their monthly board meetings.

SEDC is Utah's CoSN Chapter fiscal agent. Selene is helping the Chapter by providing accounts receivable and accounts payable services.

In addition, Selene is the Administrator for the Southwest Sterling Scholar program. This includes managing budgets, planning board meetings, scheduling and working to have everything run smoothly.

Lastly, Selene is a welcoming presence in the office. She answers phones, greets visitors and maintains a professional atmosphere for those who visit and work at SEDC.

 

Contact Selene through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

JoshJosh Kleinke, the System’s Specialist,  provides professional technical help and support to district and charter school technology directors and other support staff. Josh provides expert support for Windows, Mac, Linux, firewalls, hardware configuration, and networking. 

 

Contact Josh through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Josh has completed the certifications below:

GSuite Administrator Badgeccent network largeNetworkPlus Cert

 

Cilnt color croppedRegional Technology Integration Specialist Clint Stephens brings twelve years classroom experience to SEDC. Clint was awarded the Utah Middle School Science Teacher of the Year award by his peers and also won several technology innovation grants & awards. He has taught secondary science in Escalante, Hurricane and Salt Lake City, and has been helping teachers in the SEDC region for over 12 years.

If you would like Clint to provide a technology training at your school, make a request to your Principal or district technology coordinator. They will work with Clint to get you the tools and knowledge you need to successfully integrate technology into your instruction.

Have a date in mind? Take a look at his calendar.

Looking for his blog? His training resources, tutorials, and handouts are available at http://edtech.zone. You can also follow him on Twitter, follow his Technology Training Facebook page, or explore his Google+ Profile.

 

Contact Clint through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 Clint has completed the certifications below:

 Email Sig Badges

 

 

Scott color croppedScott Harpster, the Systems Engineer and Programmer, provides support to district technology directors as well as offering support in data backups, wired and wireless network evaluation, security camera implementation, data synchronization, IP phones, content filtering, firewalls, DNS, network monitoring, Aspire technical support, virtualization, Active Directory, and security.

Contact Scott through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

PaulDPaul Day is a school psychologist and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. He has been working in the field of autism for the past 25 years. Paul has been an autism specialist for school districts for over 20 years. His specialty is developing ABA based intervention programs for students with autism. He has won awards such as Autism Educator of the Year and Disabilities Advocate of the Year.

 

Paul is a resource serving families and professionals who live and work with children with autism in the SEDC Region. He provides training, support, and consultation to school directors, autism specialists, teachers, and parents about appropriate support for students with Autism, ages 3 through 21.  He will work with educators and parents in a six-county area: Millard, Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane, and Washington. His main focus is to build the capacity of school district personnel to implement effective interventions for students with autism.

Annual Autism Conference Information

 

Contact Paul through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

Chris 2018 smallChris Haught is the Technology/Media Mentor and Autism Secretary for the SEDC office.

She can help with all your multimedia & physical media needs such as printing of large format posters, READ Posters, scheduling IVC conferences, and more. Chris works closely with the Region's librarians providing support and training on Utah's Online Library, our Regional Overdrive library, our KOHA library system, Digital Citizenship and and other topics, including the yearly Southern Utah Media Specialists (SUMS) Conference. She is also a board member of UIMC and UELMA.

Chris is part of the Technology Training team, assisting in Website development, Data, Research Skills, Google Apps, Virtual Field Trips and more. 

As the assistant to the Autism Director, Chris provides support to the teachers in the region using the Relias Program, as well as planning the annual Autism Conference.

Chris can also help answer questions about the Southwest Utah Sterling Scholar Program and Competition.

Check out Chris' blog here for more information.

 

Contact Chris through our site, or by email directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 Chris has completed the certifications below:

Google Certified Educator Level 1 BadgeGoogle Certified Educator Level 2 Badgeuplift

 

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