Upcoming Events @MicrosoftEdu UK

Microsoft UK are dedicated to ensuring educators are up to date with the latest and greatest in Microsoft technologies and solutions for Education. Here are some of the latest news announcements and upcoming events happening this month! Professional Development goes global with #MSFTEduChat Tweet Meet tomorrow at 6pm GMT The Microsoft Educator Community is a…


Bangor University Roadshow Event

Roadshow Event at Bangor University- Friday 18th May Our Microsoft EDU Roadshow series has been travelling around the country this year spreading the word about the great uses of Microsoft tools such as Windows 10 and Office 365 in Education. On Friday 18th May the Microsoft EDU Team representatives visited Bangor University in North Wales….


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

Check out more amazing updates for Microsoft in Education now available in your favourite Office 365 apps for the classroom.  Our commitment to our community of teachers is to continue providing you with tools that will save you time and enable better learning outcomes for your students.  Office 365 Sway You can now Sway smarter…


Upcoming Events @MicrosoftEdu UK

Microsoft UK are dedicated to ensuring educators are up to date with the latest and greatest in Microsoft technologies and solutions for Education. Here are some of the latest news announcements and upcoming events happening this month! MIE Celebrations LGFL MCE Training Sessions Improving Accessibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 12th June If…


Accessiblity for all! – Arran Smith

Accessibility should be available in all walks of life whether you are in education, the workplace or at home so offering accessibility to those that need it is very important. Here at Microsoft we have a mission to empower every person in every organisation, there is an estimated 1 billion people in the world that…


Cultivating collaborations with learner communities in Teams

Today’s guest blog post comes from one of our MIE Experts Chris Melia, a Learning Technologist at the University of Central Lancashire. Read his account of his MIEE journey below and how he is using Microsoft Teams in his institution to drastically change communication and collaboration. ​ MIEE Journey As a Learning Technologist, I work closely…


Upcoming Events @MicrosoftEdu UK

Microsoft UK are dedicated to ensuring educators are up to date with the latest and greatest in Microsoft technologies and solutions for Education. Here are some of the latest news announcements and upcoming events happening this month! LGFL MCE Training Sessions Improving Accessibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 12th June If you are…


Championing the Microsoft Educator Community as a Digital Learning Strategy

Today’s guest blog post comes from one of our amazingly dedicated Scottish MIEExperts Alan O’Neill an inspirational leader within his own institution sharing the great things that can be achieved with Microsoft in Education.    My name is Alan O’Neill and I am a Lecturer in Computing and IT at Dundee and Angus College (D&A)…


The Minecraft Educator Community

written by Microsoft Learning Consultant, Liz Wilson   I discovered the wonders of using Minecraft in my classroom around 3 years ago when I was trying desperately to find a way to inspire a group of under confident 8 year-olds in mathematics. I had heard of Minecraft as a wonderful classroom tool and my I…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

The last month has seen a whole host of amazing updates to both Office 365 and Windows 10 for Microsoft in Education. Check out the latest updates below to ensure that you have access to the latest and greatest from Microsoft!  Sparking creativity with LEGO MINDSTORMS   Makecode is now widely recognised in education as…