Professional Development

Lead your students toward a bright future

Break away from the books with cool 3D design challenges that inspire student innovation—and enhance your professional portfolio.

Upgrade your skills—no experience necessary

You don’t have to wait until summer vacation to pursue career development—now you can gain project-based learning expertise and learn marketable design software skills on the job. Just choose your Digital STEAM design challenge, and you’ll score free Autodesk® professional design software and how-to videos to get you started.

Catapult ahead of the academic curve

Update your curriculum and pick up advanced 3D design software skills over lunch or even on a coffee break, using free 3D design software from Autodesk. Take your choice of free professional development resources for teachers from Digital STEAM:

  • Webinars Explore animation, robotics and other cool class projects that expand your horizons and your design skills in these 20-35 minute teacher training videos.
  • Ecourse Pick up Autodesk design software smarts to conquer Digital STEAM challenges—and stay a step ahead of digital-savvy students—in this free, 2-hour online workshop for teachers.
  • Authorized Academic Partner Support Get face-to-face professional development training to use digital media to raise academic standards from Autodesk’s worldwide network of Authorized Academic Partners—and you could even earn professional design credentials with Autodesk certification.