Minecraft: Education Edition – World Library

Written by Microsoft Learning Consultant Liz Wilson Setting up a new world in Minecraft: Education Edition is easy, right? You sign in… press play.. select ‘create new’… choose ‘Blocks of Grass’ and you are done! A perfect, flat, empty world all ready for you to spend hours working in to carefully create an immersive space…


OneNote allows us to run like a well-oiled machine

Today’s case study blog comes from #MIEExpert and Minecraft Trainer Kojo Hazel, a PE Teacher working at Treorchy Comprehensive School, one of the few MS Showcase Schools in Wales. Kojo is an avid user of Microsoft technologies and has had great success in utilising his passion for all things Microsoft to develop independent and interdependent…


The power of technology changes lives

If you are a keen user of Microsoft technologies including Office 365 and Windows 10 then you will already be well aware of the amazing features it offers for accessibility. However, unless you yourself require specific features through your own personal additional needs then you may not have seen the real impact of these tools…


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! The Microsoft UK EDU Roadshow returns this week!  This week sees the awaited return of our 2018 #MicrosoftEdu…


First Steps into Artificial Intelligence

The notion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not a new one, in the modern day you’re using AI everyday. However when it comes to Education, AI becomes more of a new concept for educators to understand. Technology and AI is going to empower and enable schools and teachers to do more than ever before, therefore…


New Updates to Microsoft Teams

With a new month, arrives more fantastic updates for our favourite Microsoft app Teams. Now a Year old, Teams is rapidly improving and updating with a dedicated product team who are in tuned to listen to the feedback of educators and adapt this amazing tool to meet their growing needs. A game changer in Education,…


E2 Spotlight- Hannah Mathias

Here is the third in a series of blogs which will share and highlight the great stories of our amazing MIEEs who attended the E2 Global Education Exchange in Singapore! We asked them to share their experiences of becoming a MIEE as well as some of their personal highlights from the Road to E2! Third…


Upcoming Events and News from @MicrosoftEduUK

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! Why Windows 10 and Office 365?  Watch first-hand, IT and School administrators from around the world speak how…


Agility and Feedback with OneNote

Educators are constantly assessing their students on content knowledge. We often walk around the classroom to see where students are at, whole class probe, and commonly use “exit tickets” as a strategy for formative assessment. The process can feel both repetitive and limiting. Thankfully, all of this can be done without the educator being “trapped”…


E2 Spotlight- Daniel Kerr

Here is the second in a series of blogs which will share and highlight the great stories of our amazing MIEEs who attended the E2 Global Education Exchange in Singapore! We asked them to share their experiences of becoming a MIEE as well as some of their personal highlights from the Road to E2! Second…