How to make your classroom more accessible and inclusive

Mark Anderson is a former teacher and school leader and now award-winning author, blogger, speaker, thought-leader and trainer around all things to do with teaching, learning and effective use of technology in the classroom. Mark firmly believes that education is a force for good and under his moniker of the ICT Evangelist he strives to…


Get your creative curriculum ON!

Mark Anderson is a former teacher and school leader and now award-winning author, blogger, speaker, thought-leader and trainer around all things to do with teaching, learning and effective use of technology in the classroom. Mark firmly believes that education is a force for good and under his moniker of the ICT Evangelist he strives to…


“Technology gives the quietest student a voice”- Jerry Blumengarten

    Today’s special Flipgrid blog post comes from Paul Watkins. Currently Leader of Digital Learning at Microsoft Showcase School Ysgol Bae Baglan, Port Talbot, Wales. Paul is, at present, the only UK based Flipgrid Ambassador. He is also a Skype Master Teacher Mentor, MIE and Surface Master Trainer and MIEExpert. In addition to this…


Minecraft Education Edition: Aquatic Update

written by Microsoft Learning Consultant, Liz Wilson   Minecraft Education Edition is an amazing, immersive tool for the classroom and just keeps getting better and better. This time with the Aquatic update.   If you have used Minecraft Education Edition before, you will know how immersive this digital world is. Students can lose themselves in…


MIEE Spotlight- East Kent College strives to “boldly go where no man has gone before” using Microsoft technologies in Education

In today’s guest blog post, we shine our MIEE Spotlight down on a newly appointed MIEExpert, Andrew Jeffrey,¬†Automotive programme director & Lecturer at East Kent College. Read how he is using technology to transform the way both himself and colleagues are teaching and strives towards a future that is very different from that of today,…


Empower every student with an inclusive classroom

As a teacher, spreading the word about inclusive classrooms, is something I feel extremely passionate about. It amazes me how many schools and teachers are still unaware of all of the fantastic FREE resources available from Microsoft Education in Windows 10 and Office 365. Microsoft, as a company, are dedicated to making it easier to…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

Another week and more new announcements and updates from Microsoft in Education, making our favourite classroom apps more accessible on the move! This week, sees our 2018 ISTE Conference and Expo in Chicago, with LIVE What’s New in EDU to give a round-up of the latest efforts and products from Microsoft Education. What’s New in…


DLD College London aspire to lead the way with Microsoft in Education

MIEE Guest Blog Post- Saqib Safdar “I enjoy using technology to encourage self-paced learning, creativity and independent thinking skills. I first became interested in technology in education when I saw how online collaboration for problem solving can be used to develop what Vygotsky calls the ‘Zone of Proximal Development’. I have spent over a decade…


Equip your students with the tools for success

Are you looking for new devices for the next academic year? Would you love your students to have 1-1 devices but need a scheme that works for your budget? If so, a cost-neutral Parent Contribution Scheme could be the solution for you! Microsoft brings you an exclusive opportunity to ensure your students are equipped for…