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Tablets and mobile devices are transforming the classroom. Do you have any innovative ideas on how tablets can positively impact teaching or learning in YOUR school? Perhaps you would use apps to create engaging maths tutorials, or film your science experiments and collaborate on results.
Eve Psalti , Director of Microsoft Partners in Learning invites Educators across the UK to apply for the opportunity to join one of the biggest global communities in Education.
We are looking for a teacher/trainer/consultant with excellent knowledge of the Microsoft Windows platform and use of mobile devices in a school environment.
A guest blog post from James Stuttard. who brilliantly describes the start of their 1:1 journey at Spratton Hall School , Northampton
In the spring of 2012 I was sat in a heads of department meeting in the Library. Surrounded by books and the 20 aged computers, the future of the Teaching and Learning at our school was being debated.
All great brands change their name at some point without diminishing the brilliance of the product . Who remembers Opal Fruits to Starburst , Jif to Cif and of course Marathon to Snickers. During the past 10 years I have been involved with
Educators will be familiar with Blooms Taxonomy of Educational objectives, which classifies orders of thinking. Now Microsoft has a range of tools specifically designed to support pupils through this learning journey. Join us in exploring exciting new ways to learn in an effective, personal and more immersive way than ever before
Ray Chambers, (@lanky_boi_ray) Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and award winning teacher, describes how and why he got his students involved in Kodu Kup UK. Ray shares his thoughts on this year great event.
Today's students are the ‘Netflix Generation’ — they've grown up in a world where video is available instantly, on-demand, and on any device. In fact, college–age students in the 18 - 24 age bracket are the biggest consumers of online video — with each watching an average of 398 online videos per month
It’s often difficult to help teachers and schools in a short conversation, to envisage what Office 365 can do and how it can deliver for them a whole cloud based solution.
Luckily, my Microsoft in Education colleagues in South Africa have created a fantastic and comprehensive collection of resources that can help anyone understand and explore the myriad of possibilities that Office 365 offers.
Many thanks to Angela Schaerer ( @angschaerer on Twitter) for sharing this
The 2nd UK Kodu Kup brought together 12 teams, representing 10 schools from around the UK, to compete for the coveted title of ‘Kodu Kup Champions’. The competition proved again that the ‘Computing’ Curriculum is not just about coding....