Professional Development Courses

Our professional development courses are a hands-on, immersive experience with microcontrollers, robotics, sensors, and programming. We produce customizable curriculum, teacher’s guides, and all the resources needed for a teacher to use our hardware in their courses.  You will leave with a better understanding of how to adapt our materials to your learning environment.

Discussion includes tips and strategies for implementation in a variety of educational settings.  We employ a project-based learning style that has real-life application. Whatever your particular course emphasis, we can help you equip your students for a level of technology literacy that will serve them well in any future field of study.

Professional Development

BlocklyProp Professional Development

Why BlocklyProp?


Host Your Own Custom Professional Development Course


Host Your OwnIf you don't see a course scheduled nearby, or can't attend any of our pre-scheduled events, contact our education team (education@parallax.com) for more information on how to set up a professional development course in your area.  Classes are free to attend, but each class is subject to a minimum attendance threshold. Hardware is provided, and each attendee may keep their course hardware at no charge once the course is finished.


Parallax Hosted Professional Development Courses

Robotics with Blockly PD Course
Grass Valley, CA
Friday, April 20, 2018
Robotics with Blockly PD Course
Philadelphia, PA - Central NJ
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Robotics with Blockly PD Course
Syracuse, NY
Friday, June 01, 2018