Teacher training to master Git and GitHub

Begin the training

Learn how to teach with GitHub. With this online training, you’ll understand what makes Git work under the hood and effectively lead your classroom with the tools developers use.

Who we are

What is a GitHub Campus Advisor?

As a GitHub Campus Advisor, you’re not only a master of Git and GitHub, but you champion the use of real-world tools at your school. Campus Advisors help their communities thrive by:

Preparing students for the real world

Sharing best practices with colleagues

Interacting with educators beyond their campus

On top of that, Advisors will enjoy:

  • Event support on campus or at conferences via the Campus Advisors Professional Development Network (CAPDN)
  • Early access to new education features and materials from GitHub Education.
  • Special invitations to educational conferences and meetups around the world.
  • GitHub Campus Advisors-only gear and special swag.

The Process

How it works

Teacher at lecture
Get your toolbox ready
The Teacher Toolbox is an essential tool in completing the Campus Advisor program. On top of that, enjoy access to 30+ premium developer tools for as long as you’re an instructor.
Go through the training
Each module of the Campus Advisor training takes around 15-30 minutes to finish. Plan 2-4 hours to finish all of the videos and assignments. Complete the training at your own pace.
Chat with us
After completing the training you’ll have a brief 30 minute interview with someone on the Education team so we can learn more about your school and your students

The Training

What you’ll learn

The building blocks of Git
Each module starts with mental models and metaphors to ground your understanding of core Git, network activity, and student workflows
Confidence in the terminal
Step-by-step examples will help you make sense of commands and learn how to parse Git’s output in the terminal
Efficient classroom management
Use the best techniques for teaching with GitHub through GitHub Classroom
GitHub Campus Advisors

Find a Campus Advisor

Advisors support their fellow faculty members with all things GitHub. Find out if your school has a Campus Advisor who can help.