This update to the original Windows 8 in Education eBook, again written in association with Ollie Bray, discusses some of the key changes in 8.1 and how these relate to teaching and learning.

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More specifically, the aims of the ‘Windows 8.1 in Education’ eBook are to:

  • Enhance the understanding of the benefits of using Windows 8.1 in schools and in classrooms
  • Provide practical information on how Windows 8.1 has changed since Windows 8
  • Give teachers and school leaders the confidence to embrace Windows 8.1 by demonstrating how it may be used to enhance learning and teaching
  • Reinforce the importance of cloud technology in a modern teaching environment including the use of Office 365 Education
  • Encourage school leaders and teachers to consider future learning scenarios in a Windows 8.1 and future 1:1 environments
  • Improve advice on how school and education institutes might use Apps from the Windows Store to further develop the Windows 8.1 experience

This new eBook can be viewed/downloaded for free below via our SlideShare channel.