A Free Professional Development Program for Educators
Exclusive training for implementing coding across the curriculum
A valuable Professional Development credential for your teaching portfolio
Be the first to try new games and coding curricula
Entry to the Tynker Professional Development Directory
Speaking and guest author opportunities reaching thousands of teachers
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.
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.