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Those of you that are accustomed the Microsoft Surface or The Surface Family as the group of devices are referred to, will highly likely have heard about the latest edition in the series, The Surface Pro 3. The Surface journey over the past few years has certainly been an interesting one.
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With major changes coming in the national curriculum in Computer Science, The Education Fellowship sought to find a suitable way to launch the subject across its schools. With many students already using Microsoft’s Kodu as well as development software such as Visual Studio through its Dreamspark programme, we approached Microsoft to help us launch the project.
Summer break is just around the corner! This time of year, many parents struggle to come up with ways to keep their kids learning and engaged with fun activities throughout the summer months. We want to help. As part of Microsoft YouthSpark, Microsoft offers several programs, classes and opportunities to continue the learning and fun after the yearbooks are signed and the final bell rings.
Microsoft Research has launched Code Hunt, a browser-based game for anyone interested in learning how to code by playing. The premise is straightforward: the player must write code to advance in the game.
Technology opens a whole new world of possibilities and opportunities for our nation's students. However, as more schools begin a digital transition to incorporate the latest technology devices and services into the classroom, we see two issues arise.
In the early days, BYOD was regarded mainly as a technical, security and managerial quagmire, but positive results in worker satisfaction and productivity have changed minds. This blog looks at a boy's school in Philidelphia and how 300 Surfaces have impacted the school.
High School student Alfie Carlisle, from Plymouth, recently trialed a Surface RT for a week, find out what he really thought of the device and it's potential for students and educators.
The final tutorial in our CreateBook series. Learn how to add sound and video to your creations in this easy step by step guide.