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

Join us on this exciting learning journey that 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.

The course starts on the 13th of April and 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

Join on us on this exciting MOOC to learn about how to teach 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.

The course starts on the 20th of April and you can enroll here. Please also join the Twitter conversation using #CScourse and connect to the course Facebook group

Competences for 21st Century Schools

This course is intended for teachers and other educational professionals interested in competence-based education. The course aims to provide you with a thorough introduction to the topic, as well as make you aware of the issues and challenges related to making competence-based education a reality in the classroom.

The course has now finished. You can still connect with the course participants via the LinkedIn Community or Twitter: #21skillscourse