Blue Ribbon Educator

Making Computer Science for Everyone a Reality

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A Free Professional Development Program for Educators

Training

Exclusive training for implementing coding across the curriculum

Certification

A valuable Professional Development credential for your teaching portfolio

Early Access

Be the first to try new games and coding curricula

Networking

Entry to the Tynker Professional Development Directory

Thought Leadership

Speaking and guest author opportunities reaching thousands of teachers

Community

Receive special privileges on the Tynker Forum

Who should apply

We are looking for educators dedicated to making computer programming and coding an integrated part of students’ everyday lives. No previous Tynker experience required!

Blue Ribbons receive exclusive training to help them become coding experts. They are dedicated to coding instruction by providing support, connecting at conferences, sharing their knowledge, and being an integral part of the maker and coding community.

Become a Blue Ribbon Educator

Applications for our next round of Tynker Blue Ribbon Educators are now open.

What will be required?

You will be asked to create a 1-minute PSA video responding to the statement: Why We Need Coders. #WeNeedCoders See past Tynker video submission videos here.

Premium Training

You MUST be available for Premium Training on Friday, Oct. 20th from 11am ET - 2pm ET. This online training, presented by Tynker experts, is designed to hone your skills as a Tynker teacher.


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