Top Apps for Windows 8 in Education

The Microsoft Education Australia Team have been busy preparing new guides and resources to support schools.

Windows 8 Apps Guide

Wondering which Windows 8 apps hit the education ‘sweet spot’? Don't know where to begin your search? The Microsoft Australia Education Team just released a ‘top list’ just for educators like you.

We shared so many copies of the printed version at the EduTech stand that we want to make sure everyone has access to this handy guide. You can access a downloadable copy below. Be sure to print out and share with all your colleagues.


Our New Microsoft Education Australia Website

We have also recently released our new Microsoft Education Australia website. Our new website gives you support for your questions about:

  • Devices in Education
  • Windows 8 Apps
  • Microsoft related Professional Learning
  • IT Support related materials
  • Student resources and competitions
  • Licensing
  • Office 365


Windows 8 in Education – An educated decision

Find out more about why Windows 8 is designed to meet the ever changing needs of students. Why does Windows 8 help students to collaborate, keep safe online, and study in the most intuitive way? Download the document below to find out the answers to these questions and more.


The Microsoft Australia Education team is here to support you school in so many ways. Feel free to contact us to see how we can support your school to make technology engage and empower your students' learning at:

Comments (12)

  1. Andrew Thomas says:

    Now i personally started to move from ios to windows. it provide facility in various field such as education, creativity etc. So Window 8 is awesome operating system with variety of facilities.

  2. Ray says:

    Windows 8 is really great for education i recommend every one in my class to use it to make their projects

  3. Rose Hudson says:

    I really like the windows platform and it's very helpful in education. There are lots of article on but here you have great illustration provided how it will help to students.

    Thanks for writing

  4. Suresh says:

    There are many apps available in education category, i hope developers will surely come up with more educational tutorials apps and job updates apps.

  5. Mobin Saifi says:

    I am using Windows 8, It is really great platform, the education apps for windows 8 is very helpful for all students, i want add this apps on Jobs update platform

  6. Grace says:

    i have recently upgrade my laptop from Windows 7 to Windows 8 i am collage students and this article help lot to find education app windows 8 is made for students and helps lot in project great OS.

  7. Bhawna Bisht says:

    If you want to enjoy real education apps then go for Window 10 it is just mind blowing just

  8. Irfan says:

    Windows 8 is awsome OS for education purpsose, now i am planning to move from windows 7 to windows 8

  9. vijaya says:

    I am use  Windows 8,  the education apps for windows 8 is very helpful for all students, i want add this apps on Jobs update platform..It is really great platform,

  10. trb pg exam books says:


    Thanks for sharing informative blog post about trb pg history exam books online

  11. Rukesh Shrestha says:

    Please post a new blog for "2015 apps for learning guide"…/2015-apps-for-learning-guide

Skip to main content