Advancing computing education globally

Oracle Academy North America offers robust virtual courses to educators through fall 2020

Denise Hobbs
Regional Director, North America

Now more than ever, virtual learning options developed by expert educators are critical resources that faculty need to keep learners engaged. To support member institutions and educators in meeting this need, Oracle Academy offers free, proven expert computing education curriculum. These curriculum resources focus on database, Java, Oracle cloud access, computing teaching and learning, software, and more—all free and available using only a browser.

With a large push to move classes online and provide distanced learning, Oracle Academy provided a robust schedule of FREE educator professional development courses. These courses help educators take time to invest in their future by adding to their knowledge base. 

Our Summer/Fall open class training schedule included the following courses:

  1. Database Foundations
    1. 13 sessions | August 18 –Sept. 29 | Tuesday and Thursday | 6:00-7:30 p.m. CST
  2. Programming with PL/SQL
    1. COMPLETED - 10 sessions | July 13–July 24 | Monday–Friday | 2:00-4:00 p.m. CST
    2. 15 sessions | Sept. 30–Nov. 18 | Tuesday and Wednesday | 6:00-7:30 p.m. CST
  3. Database Design and Programming with SQL
    1. COMPLETED - 10 sessions | July 6–July 17 | Monday–Friday | 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. CST
  4. Java Programming
    1. COMPLETED - 10 sessions | July 20–July31 | Monday–Friday | 9:00-11:00 a.m. CST
    2. 10 sessions | July 27–August 7 | Monday–Friday | 2:00-4:00 p.m. CST
  5. Java Foundations
    1. 13 sessions | August 10–Sept. 23 | Monday and Wednesday | 6:00-7:30 p.m. CST  (Not held on Sept. 7)

We thank our educators who invested in their personal learning by attending these courses. Look for future courses soon! Also be sure to attend our regular webcasts on various tech topics.

As Oracle’s global, philanthropic educational program, Oracle Academy advances computing education around the world to increase knowledge, innovation, skills development, and diversity in technology fields. Oracle Academy understands and values educators as partners who are empowered to facilitate innovative student learning in and outside the classroom. We engage with thousands of educational institutions and educators in more than 120 countries, helping millions of students become college and career ready.

Please note, educators must have an Oracle Academy Institutional Membership to access virtual professional education training.

Not a member of Oracle Academy? Join today! (It’s FREE.) If you have any questions please contact us, and we can help!


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