Problem-Based LearningProblem-based learning (PBL) has become an integral part of the 21st century classroom. When students are faced with solving ill-structured, open ended, messy problems, they are pushed to think more critically and work collaboratively. Many Microsoft tools help support problem-based learning. This course has been developed to help you understand what PBL is and how to plan and implement a problem-based-learning experience in your classroom.
21st century learning design: Course 4 - knowledge constructionThis course introduces you to the dimensions of Knowledge Construction so that students can build deep knowledge that they can transfer and apply in practice. To successfully complete this course, you must pass the assessment by answering at least 80% of the questions correctly.
Building Global CitizensThis course shares how global citizens take action on the world's biggest challenges. In an ever-changing world where globalization is the norm, teaching how to be an active citizen in and beyond our communities is an integral part of our students' success. The course provides information on the importance of global citizenship, engaging students in real world problems and joining a professional learning network.
Learn: Hour of Code - Web VersionIn this course, we will learn about the Hour of Code by Code.org. You will gain an understanding of the student benefits through participation in the Hour of Code and learn how to run the Hour of Code at your school. You will also learn about great resources to help you deliver an Hour of Code.
DreamSpace Summer Series: Media Creation with Windows 10With this learning journey , students from ages 10 to 15 will learn how to use Paint 3D, Mixed Reality, Video Editor and Stop Motion animation to create amazing short videos. Please note- these lessons are based on an assumption that young people will be using a Windows 10 device.
Enrich the learning experience in Edge browserIn this course explore how to use the Microsoft Edge browser to enrich learning experiencing for students and teachers through in-browser experiences. Learn how to collect and organize information for lesson plans in Microsoft Edge with Collections, separate home and school activities using different browser profiles, and even write on web screenshots and PDFs using digital inking. create interactive experiences using web capture.
Digital CitizenshipIn this course, gain access to the Digital Citizenship educator toolkit and OneNote notebook. The toolkit comes with lessons and resources for your classroom so that you can teach digital citizenship. Once you have gone through the materials (found in the 2nd module of the course), take the quiz to earn your badge!
Hybrid Learning for the Adolescent LearnerThis course expands upon the introduction course for Hybrid learning, with a specific focus on creating a dynamic learning experience for students in grades 6-12. Secondary educators will focus on the fundamentals of using Microsoft Teams to create a comprehensive and collaborative hybrid classroom designed for adolescent learners.
Hybrid Learning: A New Model for the Future of LearningThis course introduces educators to the hybrid learning model. Educators will learn about the five elements of hybrid learning, how to implement them, and how to utilize Microsoft Teams to create a dynamic learning environment for their students.
Welcome to blended, personalized learning!Learn how to begin or enhance your blended, personalized instruction to create learning experiences that ensure success for each student. Dive into various blended learning models: station rotation, flipped learning, flex model with playlists and more whilst exploring lessons that were personalized to reach each students' unique interests and/or needs with Buncee. Gain an understanding of what blended learning is and why it makes personalized learning easier. Understand how to use popular blended learning models in your classroom.
Minecraft: Education Edition Coding AcademyThis learning path includes courses which guide the learner through the available coding opportunities in Minecraft: Education Edition. The learner will be exposed to elements of coding including why coding is important for students to learn and easy applications of coding through the Hour of Code. The learner will have the opportunity to try coding in Minecraft: Education Edition by learning about the coding progression available and exploring the coding curriculum. Lastly, the learner will have an opportunity to apply the coding curriculum across contents and build a lesson based on the learning.
Beedle Modules - manage classes, resources, assessment, and planning in Microsoft TeamsA course to guide users through Beedle Planning, Assessment, Class list and Diary Modules in Microsoft Teams. Beedle Planning allows teachers to store their lesson resources and organise them in a way that suits them. Beedle Class List provides teachers with an overview of all students in their class, to randomly pick a student or to split the class into random groups. Teachers can use Beedle Diary to make quick comments about students and tag them with a customised category. All comments can then be shared with other teachers or with the student. Beedle Assessment provides means to record and track assessment grades within Microsoft Teams.
Creating visual learning materials with ThingLink In this short introductory course, you will learn how you can create powerful visual learning materials to engage your learners and publish to your school communities. ThingLink is a visual learning solution for classroom and remote learning. You can use it to bring images, video and 360-degree virtual tours to life with further information. This can include any combination of voice and text notes, as well embedded Microsoft tools and web resources. Students can use it to document projects and assignments at home too! ThingLink integrates beautifully with Microsoft Teams, providing the perfect opportunities to collaborate in your Chats and Channels. Helpful Tip! Watch each of the ThingLink Videos and explore the Tags for extra info. On completion you will receive a digital badge and you can also complete our form for an exclusive ThingLink Lanyard and Medal!