From Thursday, December 1st to Friday, December 16th, Certiport will host the first Unity Academy, an immersive online professional development experience for design or programming educators. Get exposed to the power of the Unity Certified User certification pathway, learn about valuable design and programming education resources, and get trained on how to level-up the training in your classroom.
Unity Academy will feature
- weekly webinars featuring gaming industry and educational leaders, including presentations from experts at Unity. Check out the full line-up below.
- informative blog posts and podcast episodes on multiple topics, including a full overview of the Unity software, a discussion about the gaming and development industry, and highlights of resources educators use to teach Unity in their classroom.
- past Unity certified candidate interviews talking about where they are now and how Unity certification has set them apart.
Stay tuned for the exciting month filled with Unity events and news. Plus, those who attend all the live webinars will receive a professional development certificate, demonstrating the hours you spent learning and growing through Unity Academy.
Webinar Topics and Schedule
What is Unity?
New to Unity or looking to expand your school’s technology offerings? Join us for a deep dive into all things Unity. Learn about what Unity is, what you can create with the software, and how you can teach Unity in the classroom.
Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Time: 4 PM ET
Free resources for teaching Unity
Unity believes that high-quality education should be available to everyone. They’ve developed resources in collaboration with educators to provide valuable, engaging learning experiences for all students. Find out what resources you can access, plus how to get a free Unity license for your school. Whether you’re a seasoned educator or new to Unity, this webinar will offer useful tips and tools to empower your students with gaming and development skills.
Date: Thursday, December 8, 2022
Time: 4 PM ET
Career opportunities with Unity skills
With Unity skills, your students can be prepared for the careers of tomorrow. In this session, we’ll sit down with a panel of professionals to talk about all the opportunities available to Unity professionals. Whether your students are interested in game design, software development, or animation, our panelists will show how Unity skills helped them succeed in their career.
Date: Thursday, December 15, 2022
Time: 4 PM ET
Don’t worry if one of the dates or times listed won’t work with your schedule. Register for the webinar and you’ll get first access to a recorded presentation to view on your own time. We can’t wait to learn with all of you!