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"The way Office 365 can be used across many devices – phones, tablets and laptops for example – is key. There's no barrier to collaboration, as there would have been with the use of different operating systems."
In each edition of the MIE Minute are three news items or teaching resources which the recipients are encouraged to share out into their networks, and we’d like to do our bit by posting them here as well.
Regular readers of this blog will be familiar with some of the courses and qualifications available to teachers and students, such as Teaching with Technology. Over the last few weeks we’ve been sharing a number of short tutorials aimed at supporting those teachers who are taking the TwT course or perhaps planning to do so.
Every now and then we share the views of Anthony Salcito, Microsoft Worldwide VP for Education, via his Daily Edventures blog. Recently he caught up with UK MIEE Mark Martin (aka The Urban Teacher) while the two were attending the Microsoft E2 Global Educator Exchange event in Redmond.
Transforming Learning through Tablet Computing will be held on June 11th, and is an opportunity for school leaders learn about tablets available within education, via speakers from both schools and technology providers.
Learn more about who is presenting, and sign up to attend or present yourself.
On Saturday, June 20th the UK DX team are partnering with a Not4Profit organisation called Devoxx4Kids to deliver a one day workshop at Cardinal Place for 10-16 year olds to create and, in doing so, learn some simple programming concepts.
For this week’s MIEE TV blog post, we are going to look at a theme we touched upon last week in our regular blog updates, and that is Project Based Learning.