For Summer 2017, TeachNet are delighted to announce two new courses, ‘Making Sense of Minecraft for Education’ and ‘Enhancing 21st Skills using Microsoft Tools’. Designed in association with Microsoft Education these two new blended (Face-to-face and online) courses aim to assist you and your school futher embed ICTs into teaching and learning and develop “21st Century Skills” using cutting-edge tools and services.

Face-to face workshops: July 3rd- 5th – Microsoft, Sandyford, Dublin
Online: July 6th to August 25th.

Making Sense of Minecraft for Education
Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment This course will explore how teachers can use it as a cross-curricular learning tool to help improve student engagement, collaboration, creative exploration, and learning outcomes…

Minecraft imageCourse Modules
Introduction to Minecraft Education & Office 365 tools
Using Minecraft in the Classroom
Creating a Minecraft World
Design and develop a Minecraft based curricular project
Game based learning and School Self Evaluation (SSE)


Enhancing 21st Skills using Microsoft Tools
“21st century skills” are the skills that today’s students will need to be successful in this ever changing world and include communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity, social and emotional intelligence, technological literacy and problem solving. Learn how to develop and enhance 21st century skills in your classroom using Microsoft’s Office 365 tools in conjuntion with the Microsoft Educator Community portal…

Office logosCourse Modules
Introduction to Office 365 Education and the Microsoft Educator Community portal
Office 365 Tools to help support numeracy and literacy – Word, Excel, Sway, PowerPoint & Office Mix
Use OneNote to create lessons, collaborate and support students with literacy.
ICT and School Self Evaluation (SSE) – The Bigger Picture
Developing 21st century skills in your classroom


Both new courses are EPV Day Approved and cost  €49 each. Places are limited so book now to avoid disappointment.

In addition to our blended courses, TeachNet are offering five other EPV day approved online courses, for more see our Current Courses page.

For information on our group and multiple course discounts please email or call 01-4806208.

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