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Whether a school wants a fully functional staff portal in days or a University seeks a teaching aid for a business school on a repeatable, cost-effective basis or a Further Education college wants a fully integrated information centre solution, anything is now possible.
Simon de Senlis Primary in Northampton is one of our Microsoft Showcase Schools, and is hosting an event in October to explore some of the big questions at the moment around technology in schools, devices, software procurement and technical support.
Next month we will be opening the doors of our UK HQ for a full day of all things Surface within education. Interact and take a sneak peek at what the future of classroom looks like with the power of Surface, Surface Pro, and Surface Hub.
Today sees the worldwide release of Office 2016 for Windows, giving students and teachers access to a host of new features, as well as improvements to many of the existing functionalities that are used on a daily basis in classrooms, study groups, at home or on the move.
There is a lot of performance data available, from RAISE Online and OFSTED inspection data, through to data that schools manage within their own systems, and it’s becoming more important than ever to be able to draw insight from that data with speed and ease.
Teachers will often find themselves working from many different locations and on different machines. Whether it's moving between classrooms, checking emails from the staffroom, marking assignments on the train using a mobile device, or planning lessons at home, educators are always looking for a way to work wherever they are.
Considering mobile devices for your school, college or university? Unsure of what they can do? Join Softcat and Microsoft to explore the world of Surface in education, and how Surface and Windows 10 are changing how schools use mobile devices in class.
Microsoft Imagine and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory are co-presenting a competition for students around the world. Together, we have created Imagine Cup Earth to inspire the next generation of thinkers, dreamers and future programmers to learn the basics of coding and explore the latest science about our precious home.
In an educational context, stories told with Sway could be adaptations of literary works covered in English and Drama classes, or perhaps a summary of field work conducted on a Geography or Science trip. The following tutorial shows how easy it is to add photos, videos and captions to a storyline so you can bring your favourite memories and stories to life.
The ‘Digital Wales’ framework recognises that the most important drivers of economic and social growth for any country, surrounds the digital competency of their citizens and businesses. As part of a strategy to transform Wales into a truly digital nation, the Welsh Government have set themselves five key objectives - to tackle the digital divide, to improve digital skills, to grow our digital economy, to provide better online public services and to deliver faster broadband across Wales.