We’re looking for top educators, ready to spread the word about the great things they are doing in the classroom. The Microsoft Innovative Educator - Expert Program is an exclusive program created to recognise pioneer educators who are using technology to transform education.
Microsoft is seeking top innovative educators who are using Microsoft technologies to engage students and their peers in innovative ways to positively impact learning. Microsoft is particularly interested in educators who are actively mentoring others, active in social media and have a passion for and a desire to share their experiences.
As an MIE Expert, you will be asked to advocate and share your experiences with peers and policy makers on effective use of technology in education. The UK MIE Expert community will also provide access to fellow innovative educators to share valuable experiences, lessons and best practices and work together as a community to promote ideas to innovate in teaching and learning.
This is a non-paid, ambassador program, however you will receive some fantastic benefits as an MIE Expert. Benefits include your own Windows 8 tablet and, other rewards such as a chance to attend the Microsoft in Education Global Forum in Microsoft HQ, Seattle, in March 2015.
Applicants will be evaluated based on their learning activity, application form and interview if called.
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We’re inviting educators from the all over the UK to apply for the MIE Expert program today. Application to include a cover letter and a program CV.
The cover letter should detail your suitability for the program and include a summary of a learning activity that demonstrates your Microsoft in the Classroom story. The program resume should include details of your use of Microsoft technologies in the classroom, links and details of relevant online engagements; education related blogs, Twitter, school or other blobs, Pinterest etc, experience of engaging with fellow educators in new educational initiatives, events & conferences and any informal or formal testimonials if delivering or facilitating professional learning.
Please email Mandeep Atwal on firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and cover letter.
On submitting your CV and cover letter, you will be requested to submit a more detailed summary of your “learning activity” on the Microsoft Educator Network:
Please email Mandeep Atwal on email@example.com with your CV and cover letter and a link to your Learning Activity.