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Microsoft Education Resources Microsoft for Education Site "Empower students today to be the creators of tomorrow and to achieve more" Microsoft Education Transformation Framework Flexible platform for education transformation Microsoft K-12 Education Transformation Framework: Modern teaching and learning Course Microsoft Education Resource Center implement the Education Transformation Framework in your school or district. Microsoft Microsoft Office

Free STEM Curriculum Distance Learning Resources

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These are some additional free remote learning resources: A remote learning guide for new or existing Buncee users that are looking to learn how to use Buncee for remote learning or in combination with tools such as Microsoft Teams, Google Classroom, Wakelet, and Flipgrid.

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

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Over a year ago I learned about Microsoft Education’s Immersive Reader , which is a free powerful literacy tool that is transforming education. In addition to the exciting news that Immersive Reader is being integrated into various popular free third party apps, this year’s ISTE conference highlighted so many ways to use Microsoft Education apps and tools to engage and support learners! Microsoft Education Tips and Updates. Microsoft Education Tips and Resources.

Microsoft Education and NASA Team Up To Bring STEM Activities into Classrooms that are Out Of This World!

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This week at the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia, I spoke with Karon Weber from the Microsoft Education team and Matthew Wallace from NASA to discuss an amazing new partnership that is sending students into SPACE! Microsoft Eduation ISTE 2019 Microsoft

LIVE: Create Amazing Presentations and Flipped Lessons using Microsoft OfficeMix | @Microsoft_EDU

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Introducing Microsoft OfficeMix , a fantastic way to create engaging and interactive presentations. I had the pleasure of speaking with Sandi Adams, a Microsoft Innovative Educator at ISTE 2015, who demonstrated how she is flipping her classroom through amazing features found in Microsoft OfficeMix. Sandi Adams has been a Technology Project Specialist with the Cherokee County School District for 15 years and is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and Master Trainer.

Computer Science, Coding, and Programming with Microsoft YouthSpark

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STEM, Coding, and Programming are just some of the topics included in a solid Computer Science Curriculum. The post Why is it important for students to learn STEM, Coding, and Programming? STEM, Coding, and Programming are just some of the topics included in a solid Computer Science Curriculum. TeacherCast.net Microsoft Education Programming STEM Education TeacherCast Podcast Coding Computer Science Microsoft

Microsoft extends access to Minecraft: Education Edition and resources to support remote learning

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Ancillary Coronavirus Update classroom ConnectED Curriculum Education educators help learning Microsoft minecraft resources school STEM students support teachers

The STEM Careers Coalition Celebrates Black Leaders in STEM with Dynamic Digital Careers Content and Exclusive Virtual Events

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The array of new on-demand resources leverages the power of digital content to connect all learners to their innate curiosity by bringing real-world STEM to life in the classroom. Designing the Future for Black Engineers: Diversity in STEM Discussion. About STEM Careers Coalition.

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Explore STEM Digital Learning Resources in Recognition of National STEM Day, November 8th

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Discovery Education and leading corporate and community partners offer engaging, no – cost digital learning resources to students, teachers, and families to help recognize National STEM Day. Held annually on November 8 th , National STEM Day unit e s communities around the importance of teaching science, technology, engineering, and math to students in gr ades K-12. . Inspire and equip the next generation of STEM professional s , FUTURE U.

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LIVE: Learning about Skype in the Classroom from ISTE 2015 | @Microsoft_EDU

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This year, Michael Soskil, a Microsoft Innovative Educator shared with me some of the great new features of Skype and demonstrated how he is using video conferencing in his classroom. Michael Soskil is a STEM education, global collaboration, and technology integration expert who has developed and presented numerous professional learning sessions for K-12 teachers, educational media outlets, and social innovators from around the world.

LIVE: Learning about MineCraft in the Classroom from ISTE 2015 | @Microsoft_EDU

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Over 5,500 teachers in 40+ countries have used MinecraftEdu to teach subjects from STEM to Language to History to Art.” ISTE iste microsoft Microsoft EducationThis year at ISTE 2015, I had the pleasure of sitting down with members of the Minecraft EDU team to learn how students are turning digital building blocks into customizable digital learning spaces. What is MineCraft EDU?

Microsoft’s Free STEM Offerings: Science and Engineering on the Cheap

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The only thing better than teaching interested children about science, technology, engineering and math is doing it for free

Microsoft Education and NASA Team Up To Bring STEM Activities into Classrooms that are Out Of This World!

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This week at the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia, I spoke with Karon Weber from the Microsoft Education team and Matthew Wallace from NASA to discuss an amazing new partnership that is sending students into SPACE! The post Microsoft Education and NASA Team Up To Bring STEM Activities into Classrooms that are Out Of This World! Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network.

LIVE: @Microsoft_EDU @SWAY is an Awesome New Presentation Tool for your Classroom

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I’d like to introduce you to the brand new Microsoft SWAY. S.T.E.M. She presented at the 2015 Microsoft Global E2 conference (where she earned an award for project excellence), ISTE 2015, CUE 2015 and CTA Good Teaching Conference 2015. She has led so many trainings from 2005-present that she has earned the designation of Microsoft Innovative Educator Master Trainer. ISTE Broadcast iste microsoft Microsoft Education video

Have You Experienced STEM Saturdays at the @MicrosoftEDU Stores?

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Microsoft Education presents STEM Saturdays; hands-on workshops to bring awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. | The post Have You Experienced STEM Saturdays at the @MicrosoftEDU Stores? Editorial Microsoft Education Microsoft STEM Education| TeacherCast.net. appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network.

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Microsoft Research: Insights For Closing the STEM Gap

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Research shows that girls and young women have ambitions to take on jobs that are creative or ‘do good’ for the world; however they don’t see STEM as a way to connect with those aspirations. · Only 3 in 5 (60%) girls understand how STEM subjects are relevant for their lives and the types of jobs and things they could do with STEM knowledge. Ed Tech Ticker Research STEM News

New Partners Join the STEM Careers Coalition to Support STEM Teaching & Learning

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The array of dynamic resources leverage the power of digital content to connect all learners to their innate curiosity by bringing STEM to life. With a wealth of careers content in advanced manufacturing, Arconic helps inspire a love of STEM in new, and lesser-known, pathways.

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STEM Careers Coalition Video Series Demonstrates the Impact of STEM Skills in Innovation

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The dynamic new COVID-19 Solution Seekers video series features an array of real-world content demonstrating the flexibility of STEM and amplifying how diverse STEM professionals across a variety of industries transform their work in response to COVID-19.

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Breaking: Microsoft just made its biggest education investment in history

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Beginning this Saturday, May 6, Microsoft Store locations across the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, and Australia will host STEM Saturdays throughout May in all full-line locations in addition to the range of free programs year-round that empower students and educators. STEM Saturdays brings pop-up classrooms to Microsoft Store and offers hands-on experiences like building a sensor that measures the flexion and extension of a finger to learn about the anatomy of a human hand.

One-to-One Devices and Microsoft’s Imagine Academy Teach Future-Ready Skills

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Classroom Digital Content Hardware Notebooks STEMBy Andrea Tolley Technology helps middle schoolers develop a lifelong passion for learning.

Microsoft’s ambitious coding program expands

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And in the past few weeks, Microsoft also expanded its own program, which now is operating in nearly 60 Washington schools. In Microsoft’s Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) program, tech workers volunteer to help teach computer science in high schools across the nation. Microsoft hopes to reach 30,000 students in nearly 700 schools across 33 states in the next three years. “If Started in 2009 by a Microsoft employee, TEALS was adopted by Microsoft in 2011.

Microsoft Connects K–12 Classrooms with Computer Science Professionals

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Classroom STEMBy Meghan Bogardus Cortez The TEALS program reshapes CS education for hundreds of schools.

Microsoft’s $75M Plan to Expand Computer Science Education

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Classroom Digital Content Leadership Management STEMFrank Smith The company wants to reach 30,000 students across 33 states with its new computer science outreach plan.

Closing the STEM Gender Gap: Once Classroom at a Time

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On today's episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we take a look at the topic of the Gender Gap in STEM Education. The post Closing the STEM Gender Gap: Once Classroom at a Time #MakeWhatsNext @MicrosoftEDU appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. On today's episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we take a look at the topic of the Gender Gap in STEM Education. Microsoft Education TeacherCast Podcast Microsoft

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Microsoft Unveils New Tech to Create Personalized, Immersive Education

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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. These lessons can then be published on Microsoft Teams and accessed by students anywhere, anytime.

STEM Careers Coalition Marks First Anniversary and New, No-Cost Digital Resources

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The array of dynamic resources leverages the power of digital content to connect all learners to their innate curiosity by bringing STEM to life. With a wealth of careers content in advanced manufacturing, Arconic helps inspire a love of STEM in new, and lesser-known, pathways.

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Microsoft Education Expands Grant Program, Updates Minecraft

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Today Microsoft Education made these STEM related announcements: Microsoft announced a new Aquatics Update for Minecraft: Education Edition and a new collection of teacher-written, inquiry-based lesson plans in partnership with BBC Learning to compliment the BBC Earth and OCEANX film, Oceans: Our Blue Planet. What’s New: New Tools for Schools ] For more information, visit the Microsoft Education blog. Gamification News grants Ed Tech Ticker STEM

Microsoft, Facebook Join Coalition Pushing for Coding in Classrooms

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Classroom STEMFrank Smith Hot on the heels of a nationwide plan to bring computer science to more schools, a coalition of more than 60 organizations has formed to lobby for funding and policies for the endeavor.

Microsoft to spend $75M to boost computer science

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Microsoft will invest $75 million over the next three years in initiatives to increase access to computer science education for youth. Microsoft’s Satya Nadella made the announcement during his keynote speech at Dreamforce, Salesforce’s annual gathering in San Francisco for its customers and partners. With the new investment, nonprofit organizations around the world will receive donations and resources from Microsoft. McClatchy News STEM Top News

School STEM Labs Inspire Students, Power Innovation

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School STEM Labs Inspire Students, Power Innovation. Thomas School near Seattle hopes to encourage students to develop a passion for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by starting them young and engaging them with cool, new learning spaces featuring robots and 3D virtual reality computers. Studies show that the earlier you introduce STEM education , the more children become interested in those subjects,” says Kimberly Mecham, director of St.

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Reach Out and Uplift Students with Check-Ins!

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Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! Check out the following forms: Google Forms check-in Distance Learning Check-In Make a Copy Microsoft Forms check-in.

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Can Mentorships Get More Girls Into STEM Subjects?

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I think the number one reason that women fall out of STEM is because they get in the workplace and find that it’s a very masculine-dominated field, and that there’s a lot of office politics to deal with,” says Khan, who adds that despite the number of women working in technical careers, very few of them hold senior-level positions within their respective industries. Education Technology Leadership STEM

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How to Create and Collaborate Online with Microsoft Excel – from Jennifer Carey

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Until recently, in the world of online collaboration, Microsoft has been decidedly lacking. Microsoft recently extended its educational Microsoft Office license to include its online 365 service for free to schools. This means that if your school has a Microsoft license, you already have access to this tool. To login, go to Office.com (if you have a free Microsoft account or Office 365 account) or go to login.live.com to create an account.

STEM Across Curriculum: Ten Ideas to Transform STEM from Nouns to Verbs - and Facts to Thinking

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Welcome to another STEM related post. There are a lot of ideas floating around in regards to STEM education. As I reflect on my observation of STEM practice in my travels across the country I have become more convinced that STEM is a verb, and not just a set of nouns. In fact, STEM action is something all content areas can embrace as they engage students in authentic learning. Perhaps it is important to think of STEM as a verb and not a noun.

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Marvel Film: Black Panther Supports STEM

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STEM is infused throughout this entire film, inspiring educators across the country to make real-world connections to STEM in the classroom. I came across this wonderful video by teacher, Dr. Valerie Camille Jones who led a STEM infused lesson about the holographic displays generated through the Kimoyo bracelets worn by the people of Wakanda in Black Panther. The movie also inspired Disney to donate $1 million to develop STEM programs in the United States.

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