CUE Announces Partnership with Microsoft for Global EdTech Academy

CUE

CUE and Microsoft have teamed up for a global collaboration – bringing the masses free, universal access to an entire suite of live and recorded EdTech resources, Master Class sessions, and personalized office educators with educators and authors in the field.

Top Microsoft Education News, Tips, and Resources from #ISTE19

Teacher Reboot Camp

Over a year ago I learned about Microsoft Education’s Immersive Reader , which is a free powerful literacy tool that is transforming education. Microsoft Education Tips and Updates. Microsoft Education Tips and Resources.

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3 innovative ways to use Microsoft Edu in your classroom

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech Guest Blog edtech education educational technology microsoft edu onenote onenote for hyperdocs powerpointThe “Twitterverse” is filled with incredible ideas for using technology in our classrooms. We can find tons of resources for engaging our students with creative content in our classrooms: HyperDocs Slides for Interactive Notebooks 30 Google Classroom tips every teacher must know These are just a few from the Ditch That Textbook blog but there […].

Microsoft Education Keynote #LearnWhatsNext

My Paperless Classroom

On May 2, 2017, I had the privledge of being invited to attend the #LEARNWHATSNEXT keynote produced by Microsoft. The first of it's kind during Microsoft Satya Nadella's tenure as CEO, the keynote revolved around education and what Microsoft thinks the classroom of the future should look like. The post @Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unleashes his master plan for @MicrosoftEDU. EdTech Innovations Microsoft Education Microsoft

How to Edit Microsoft Office Files in Google Drive

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Edit Microsoft Office Files in Google Drive appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this post, I will show you how to edit Microsoft Office files in Google Drive! I rarely use Microsoft Office these days, but occasionally I am sent Office files to view or edit. (My

Have You Seen What Is New At Microsoft EDU?

TeacherCast

On Tuesday, I found myself standing in front of the Microsoft Education booth sharing my passions for podcasting by demonstrating how teachers can use Synth , a new and FREE educational platform, to create audio and video podcasts using their Surface and Windows 10 devices.

Microsoft Education and Canvas Bring Immersive Reader to Millions of Students Worldwide

TeacherCast

The post Microsoft Education and Canvas Bring Immersive Reader to Millions of Students Worldwide appeared first on The TeacherCast Educational Network. The TeacherCast Podcast edtech Microsoft EducationWelcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network.

Don’t Miss Your Chance To Become a Microsoft Innovative Educator This Summer!

TeacherCast

Look no further than the Microsoft Innovative Educator Program! For the last 6 years, I have been a proud member of the Microsoft Innovative Educator family. Attach your Training Transcript PDF (courses you have completed) from the Microsoft Educator Community.

6 Great Apps to try on the new Windows 10 | @Microsoft_EDU

TeacherCast

I have had the privilege over the last few months of getting to know the Microsoft Education team and I must tell you… this new operating system and it’s new components are going to transform your classroom this year! Microsoft Edge. Microsoft OneNote.

Edtech News, Tips, and Resources from #ISTE19

Teacher Reboot Camp

Don’t forget to also check out my ISTE posts featuring Microsoft Education (Minecraft, Skype, and Flipgrid) and Google Education news and updates. Conference Highlights ISTE #ISTE2019 #NOTATISTE #NOTATISTE19 #PassTheScopeEDU edtech

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5 Ways To Bring SEL Into Edtech Classroom Use

The CoolCatTeacher

Listen to Mark Sparvell talk about SEL and Edtech Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. As Education Leader with Microsoft, Mark developed and implemented the Global Leader audience strategy and developed the global Showcase School program.

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How edtech boosts parent engagement in schools

Neo LMS

That is why schools should be prepared for these situations and act accordingly, whether it is by translating some school materials or by adopting edtech tools that enable multiple language use. 4 Great ideas for boosting parent engagement through edtech. Being a parent* is hard work.

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Is Microsoft Making a Comeback in Education? – SULS025

Shake Up Learning

The post Is Microsoft Making a Comeback in Education? Is Microsoft making a comeback in education? I brought Leslie to the show to answer the EdTech community’s biggest question, is Microsoft making a comeback in education? Is Microsoft making a comeback?

Microsoft Announces Surface Go

techlearning

Today, Microsoft announces Surface Go , the most portable and affordable Surface product to date. edtech Ed Tech Ticker Computers Tablet NewsMake the Most of Your Budget with These Great Products: Makerspace Product Roundup ]2018 Key features include: Starting at $399.

Edtech and Social Emotional Learning #sel

The CoolCatTeacher

Edtech and Social Emotional Learning. Have you seen some other edtech tools besides Minecraft that can have this kind of social emotional impact?

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Parent Questions About Edtech

Ask a Tech Teacher

In most cases, parents have welcomed this new leaning phenomenon known as EdTech. Of those parents voicing a positive opinion on EdTech, 64% said they were happy with their child’s school and thought it was doing a good of utilizing technology effectively. .

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3 Ways Microsoft Edge Makes the Internet More Secure

EdTech Magazine

3 Ways Microsoft Edge Makes the Internet More Secure. Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 brings numerous improvements over Internet Explorer. MORE FROM EDTECH: Check out three ways to configure windows 10 for a distraction–free experience.

Microsoft Buys Video-Discussion Platform Flipgrid

Edsurge

A video-discussion platform originally started by a University of Minnesota professor to keep in touch with students for a course he was teaching has been purchased by tech giant Microsoft. Microsoft announced the acquisition today, though officials would not disclose the price or other details of the sale. With the purchase by Microsoft, Flipgrid founders say they can take the scale of the company to a new level. Education Technology Mergers and Acquisitions Edtech Busines

10 Edtech Tools to Try in 2018

EdTech4Beginners

The EdTech industry continues to grow with new products. These edtech products are available to educators and school administrators. Here’s a complete list of must-try Edtech Resources and Technology Tools for Teachers: BOOK CREATOR. Powered by Microsoft, you start by selecting a template, a topic, or a document you already have on your computer. This EdTech tool is so easy to use. Each one can make a big difference in your teaching and your students learning.

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Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams for Education: Find the Blended Learning Tool that Works Best

EdTech Magazine

Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams for Education: Find the Blended Learning Tool that Works Best. However, none are more widely adopted than Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams. . MORE FROM EDTECH: See how K–12 schools can get started with using blended learning platforms.

Introducing the BEST Chrome Extension for Microsoft Office Users

TeacherCast

Over the last few months, I have had the privilege of working with, and training hundreds of teachers… EdTech News Chrome Extensions Google Google Add-ons Google Drive

Learn How Minecraft Empowers Students and Unlocks Unlimited Creativity | @Microsoft_EDU

TeacherCast

The post Learn How Minecraft Empowers Students and Unlocks Unlimited Creativity | @Microsoft_EDU appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Microsoft Education TechEducator Podcast Minecraft

FETC 2018: Maximizing Microsoft Azure Boosted Education in Tennessee

EdTech Magazine

FETC 2018: Maximizing Microsoft Azure Boosted Education in Tennessee. Lloyd and other state officials turned to digital tools and the backbone of Microsoft Azure to help turn the state’s education around. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks!

Microsoft Acquires Flipgrid, Will Be Free For Schools

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Microsoft Corp. edtech Ed Tech Ticker Social Media NewsNasdaq: MSFT) today announced it has acquired Flipgrid Inc., the social learning platform, and will be making Flipgrid free for schools. Customers who purchased a subscription from Flipgrid will receive a prorated refund.

Microsoft Unveils New Tech to Create Personalized, Immersive Education

EdTech Magazine

Microsoft Unveils New Tech to Create Personalized, Immersive Education. Thanks to the latest Microsoft updates, creating an innovative learning environment has now gotten easier. Earlier this month on its education blog , Microsoft unveiled a number of new products and services to assist educators in creating more personalized experiences and immersive lessons. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks!

Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects

EdTech Magazine

Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects. My electrical and computer engineering students from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, finally received exposure for their work on the PROGNOSIS project when they placed at the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 World Finals. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! juliet.vanwage…. Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:02.

Microsoft’s Big Bett Updates: Free VR Curriculum and Using a Pencil as a Stylus

Edsurge

Among them is Microsoft, whose list of announcements for Bett reads almost as long as the conference agenda. (Or But there’s a method to the all new devices, features and curriculum updates, say company officials: to reinforce Microsoft’s position in the education market with tools that make learning more affordable and accessible. On this note Microsoft didn’t disappoint: seven new Windows 10 devices from Acer, Dell and Lenovo that range from $189 to $300.

End of Support for Microsoft Server 2003 Puts Heat on K-12 Districts

Marketplace K-12

Microsoft's support for Windows Server 2003 ends this week, putting districts that have not upgraded to a newer system at risk of viruses and other derailments. Entrepreneurship Online Learning Microsoft District Budgets edtech microsoft

EdTech that transforms access for physically disabled students

Neo LMS

EdTech that transforms access for physically disabled students. Blogs , posts and forums are keeping gaming manufacturers — even behemoths such as Microsoft — on their toes when it comes to providing advanced access options for highly skilled disabled gamers.

The BBC Microbit and other UK Edtech News #bett

The CoolCatTeacher

With BETT kicking up this week in the UK, learn the UK edtech news from teacher Mark Martin. From tools that he’s excited about, to the new Computer Science curriculum in the UK, Mark shares his views on edtech. Essential Questions: The BBC Microbit and other UK Edtech News.

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SIIA, a Pioneering Convenor for the Edtech Industry, Scraps Its Conferences

Edsurge

It was early in offering programs that highlighted edtech,” says Frank Catalano, an independent industry strategist who previously served on SIIA’s education board. “It It was essentially the go-to association for the edtech industry.” Education Technology Events Edtech Business

The Coronavirus’ Chilling Effect Hits Edtech Industry Conferences

Edsurge

spike in coronavirus cases, which currently numbers around 118 cases in 16 states , is leaving the edtech conference industry with an existential (if not quite Shakespearean) question at the start of its busy events season: to host or not to host? The recent U.S.

Some Great Free EdTech Webinars for Teachers Professional Development

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

October 21, 2015 A few days ago we reviewed a new platform from Microsoft called Microsoft Educator Community, a site which helps teachers and educators collaborate with each other, grow.read more. Edtech conferences Microsoft tools for teachers

Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects

EdTech Magazine

Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects. My electrical and computer engineering students from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, finally received exposure for their work on the PROGNOSIS project when they placed at the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 World Finals. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! juliet.vanwage…. Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:02.

Buncee and Immersive Reader: A Winning Combination for Assistive Learning

A Principal's Reflections

Now, Buncee’s recent integration with Microsoft’s Immersive Reader makes the platform even more accessible for students of diverse ages, backgrounds, and abilities to learn 21st-Century Skills and express themselves. Buncee digital learning edtech Immersive Reader Microsoft