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development resources to help bring
Tynker to your classroom.

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Tynker’s PD sessions are a great opportunity for you to explore how to incorporate Tynker into your curriculum. Topics include everything from coding with Tynker Blocks and text-based languages, pedagogical best practices, physical computing, game design, and much more. In addition, if the live session doesn’t fit into your schedule, all webinars are available on-demand.

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Tynker Coaching: Sign up for one-on-one 10-minute sessions with our educator support team.

Special Events

Get Ready for the Hour of Code with Tynker!

Mon, Tue, Wed | 60 mins

Share the excitement for coding and computer science throughout your community.

Remote Teaching

Mon, Tue, Wed | 60 mins

Free webinar on how to use Tynker and Google to teach Coding and Computer Science virtually.

Pathfinders Institute

Feb 12-15

Join us for a deep dive into Tynker.

Begin Your Professional Development

This is the perfect place to start, even without prior coding experience.

Beginner

Welcome to Tynker

Mon & Tue | 60 mins

Develop personal rationale for including coding in your classroom.

Getting Started with Tynker

Mon & Tue | 60 mins

Create a classroom to manage student courses and projects.

*Introduction to Tynker Blocks

Mon & Tue | 60 mins

Or choose “Introduction to Python” to experience different coding languages.

*Introduction to Python

Mon & Tue | 60 mins

Or choose “Introduction to Tynker Blocks” to experience different coding languages.

Intermediate

Tynker in Subject Areas

Wed | 60 mins

Build a classroom-standardized Tynker Block project with a core course.

*Intermediate Coding with Tynker Blocks

Wed | 60 mins

Or choose “Intermediate Coding with Python.”

*Intermediate Coding with Python

Wed | 60 mins

Or choose “Intermediate Coding with Tynker Blocks.”

Advanced

*Advanced Coding with Tynker Blocks

Wed | 60 mins

*Or choose “Advanced Coding with Python.”

*Advanced Coding with Python

Wed | 60 mins

Or choose “Advanced Coding with Tynker Blocks.”

Building STEM Inclusive Classrooms

Wed | 60 mins

Creating a classroom where every student feels welcome

Best Practices in CS Pedagogy

Wed | 60 mins

Integrate computational thinking strategies with students

Get Tynker Certified

We’d like to formally recognize your expertise as a Tynker teacher. Find out what you’ll need to get certified and show off your accomplishment.

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Blue Ribbon Educators

This program is for educators who want to share everything they love about supporting student creativity with Tynker.

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Customized Professional Development for Schools and Districts

Tynker offers customized online and in-person PD for schools and districts.
Just connect with your Education Partnerships lead for a plan.

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