Welcome to the European Schoolnet Academy

Hi and welcome to the European Schoolnet Academy.

The Academy is a platform where you can learn about innovation in the school and classroom through online professional development courses for teachers in primary and secondary schools.

The courses offered on this platform are completely free of charge. They will offer you an introduction to key concepts and ideas that are relevant to developing your practice and will provide you with the opportunity to discuss these ideas and share your experiences with your peers. We hope that by attending these courses and by engaging with your peers you will feel empowered and inspired to try out something new in your practice.

The Academy is very much an experiment and we rely on your participation and feedback to make this project a success. So please use this opportunity, learn and connect with your peers and let us know what you think.

We look forward to seeing you on one of the courses! Happy learning...

Available Courses

Creative use of Tablets in Schools

This course has now finished but all content is still available for browsing. The course guides teachers in their use of tablets and inspires them to use tablets to foster innovative teaching and learning.

In 4 modules it gives a general introduction to the use of tablets in schools and discusses how tablets can support new learning approaches such as collaborative learning or the flipped classroom.

You can enroll here. Please also join the Twitter conversation using #tabletscourse and connect to the course Facebook group

How to teach computing for primary teachers

This course has now finished but all content is still available for browsing. The courses focuses on teaching computing at primary school level.

In 4 modules the course addresses the question of why teaching computing to young children is increasingly important as well as what areas of computing to focus on. It then introduces some innovative methods of teaching computing as well as tools and resources that can help teachers engage students in the subject.

You can enroll here. Please also join the Twitter conversation using #CScourse and connect to the course Facebook group

Games in Schools 2nd Round

Join us on this exciting MOOC for teachers exploring the potential of games-based learning in schools.

The course will examine the opportunities but also challenges offered by integrating games into our teaching and learning and will provide practical examples of gaming tools and activities to use in your daily teaching practice.

The course started on 18th May and you can still enroll here. Please also join the Twitter conversation using #gamescourse and connect to the course Facebook group

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