Product Update: April 2022

Welcome to our monthly update about Zenva Schools!

Here, you’ll find the latest platform developments, our newest courses, and more.


1. New Courses

1.1. Scratch

Suitable for years 3 to 7, these project-based courses teach coding visually using a simple drag-and-drop system.

These courses also include content on project management, algorithm flowcharts, and the social & environmental impact of technology.

Access a range of fun projects including:

VIEW ALL SCRATCH COURSES

1.2. Python

Python Turtle Mini-Projects: Suitable for years 6 and up, students will learn all about algorithms by building a series of mini-projects.

Intermediate Python: Pygame: In this course, students in years 9 and up will expand their knowledge of Python by creating an arcade game.


2. New US Curricula & Standards Mapping

We’re excited to announce that our courses have now been mapped to US Curricula and Standards, including:

Access the maps now to save time, and be confident that you’re delivering engaging content that meets state requirements.


3. New Features

Our newest platform features have been designed to save you time, and make managing your classes and students even easier.

3.1. Help Portal

Our full Help Portal is now live! This database contains simple articles on how to get up and running with Zenva Schools, along with how to use the various features on our platform.

Find it under My Account > Support as per the image below.

3.2. New Courses Page

We’ve recreated the Courses page to make it even easier to find the courses that are relevant to you!

Prerequisites are now shown for each course, and you can filter courses by Grade, Curriculum/Standard, Category, and Language/Tool.