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To support teachers using Planeteers, we’ve created two professional development courses to upskill, inspire and motivate teachers who seek to develop their game-based learning and STEAM teaching skills. Designed by educational trainers and experts, our courses integrate STEAM, inquiry, project-based learning, and maker methodologies to help up skill educators to maximize the benefits of using Planeteers in their classroom. The first course is also great for educators wishing to incorporate any or all of these teaching pedagogies using unplugged or other resources.

The first course, Full STEAM Ahead in the Classroom focuses on introducing STEAM as a mix of teaching methodologies and building teacher knowhow and skills in delivering STEAM in their classrooms using various learning modalities.

The second course, Game-based Learning with Planeteers is aimed at teachers wishing to integrate sandbox game-based learning into the mix, including the concept of virtual maker labs using Planeteers as a primary or secondary resource for teaching STEAM skills and identities including coding and robotics.

We also have an Education Blog that provides information and insight on various STEAM education topics. You can visit our Education Blog below.

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Teacher Education Workshop - Integrating Planeteers to your School

This FREE course offers a four-video workshop that discusses STEAM Education, game-based learning, and Planeteers as a platform for learning. Each video contains a different topic which are all interconnected. It is designed to help educators integrate the game-based learning platform in their own classrooms or school, through pathways and lesson planning. It also empowers them to develop new skills in planning in-game activities and maximizing student engagement with interactive projects.

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Full STEAM Ahead in the Classroom

This FREE course is designed to help assist and support teachers to develop skills in STEAM, Inquiry and project-based learning pedagogies so they can confidently adapt these into their classroom. Designed by educators, the course includes audio lessons with supporting teacher resources including templates and tools to use as starting points in planning STEAM lessons and roadmaps, creating authentic project-based learning experiences and assessments, and introducing new teaching opportunities, including for example makerspaces and game-based learning.

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Game-based Learning for STEAM, Coding, Robotics

This course builds on Full STEAM Ahead by applying the learnings from that foundation course in multiple game-based learning scenarios. In this course, you will learn how to master Planeteers and include this amazing game in your blended learning approach to level up engagement and learning outcomes. Learn how to maximise the teaching opportunities when using Planeteers for Studio or Lab time, inspiring students to develop new skills using STEAM project-based learning.

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Teacher Resources & Curriculum Materials

Check out the links below for resources to get you started with Planeteers in the classroom,
including the STEAM Learning Continuum, Quest and Lesson guides.

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Teachers Dashboard Video Tutorial

Check out the links below for resources to get you started with Planeteers in the classroom,
including the STEAM Learning Continuum, Quest and Lesson guides.

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Blockly Coding Curriculum

We believe coding is such an important skill. Here, we made a breakout coding curriculum for teaching beginner to advanced computer programming for learners. The Planeteers coding curriculum teaches programming in a fun storified multi-disciplinary setting using block code in 3D!

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Robotics Curriculum

Planeteers provides lots of opportunities for teaching robotics as students create and program mission helpers of all kinds. Learners can craft or build robots including drones, rovers, farming bots and others, then code AI using blockly.                 

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Grant Schools in the Philippines

For our grant schools in the Philippines, please download the units of work mapped to the Philippines curriculum here.Use this Unit of Work pack in conjunction with your Teacher’s Kit and Planeteers.