Getting Started with Microsoft in the Classroom

Want to get started with Microsoft in the classroom? We’ve pulled together a list of upcoming training sessions hosted by Microsoft Learning Design Specialists Troy Waller & Megan Townes. In these session you will get to know how you can make the most of Microsoft in your classroom. Getting Started with Office 365 Tuesday 4th…


Lisa Plenty – OneNote Class Notebook – Differentiating Teacher Professional Learning

This is a guest blog from Lisa Plenty, Director of Digital Learning and Innovation at Radford College, Canberra. Our College started using OneNote Class Notebook around two and a half years ago, and whilst the uptake and enthusiasm was initially slow, teachers began to realise the power OneNote allows for teachers and students to manage…


Creating a SharePoint Online modern team site without an Office 365 Group

In SharePoint Online, modern team sites are created with an associated Office 365 group, by default. Someone recently asked me if there was a way to create a modern team site without the Office 365 group. The way to do it is via creating the site via the APIs or PowerShell, and choosing the STS#3…


Creating a future of wholesome school leaders

Tom Rees is the Executive Headteacher of Simon de Senlis Primary School and works across eleven primary schools as the Education Director of Northampton Primary Academy Trust. He’s been a leader in schools for around 17 years across different contexts, counties and countries. Between Headships, he also spent time in the education technology sector working…


[Upcoming changes] Exchange Web Services API for Office 365

Exchange Web Services (EWS) was launched as a part of Microsoft Exchange 2007 as a SOAP based API that allows access to Exchange and Exchange Online data. Starting July 3, 2018, Exchange Web Services (EWS) will no longer receive feature updates. While the service will continue to receive security updates and certain non-security updates, product…


Friday Five: ASP.NET Insights, Security Awareness, and More

ASP.NET Core 2: Architecture & Design Pattern Ideology Asma Khalid is a Technical Evangelist, Technical Writer and Fanatic Explorer. She enjoys doodling with technologies, writing stories and sharing her knowledge with community. Her core domain is Software Engineering, but she’s also experienced in Product Management, Product Monitoring, Product Implementation, Product Execution and Product Coordination. She…


[Power BI] カスタム ビジュアルの作成方法 R + Plotly 編

Microsoft Japan Data Platform Tech Sales Team 大塚 Power BI では組み込みのビジュアルを使用してデータの可視化を簡単に行えるのが一つの利点ですが、 「カスタム ビジュアル」 という機能で簡単にサードパーティ(Microsoft 製含む)のビジュアルや独自のビジュアルを作成、組み込むことが可能です。 この機能によりビジュアル「だけ」作成することはもちろん、R のプロット機能、または R + Plotly のプロット機能を使ったオリジナルの 「アナリティクス+ビジュアル」 を作成して使用することも可能になります。


Check Out This Week’s Friday Five!

Raspberry Pi + Azure Functions + Cognitive Services + Microsoft Teams -> How A Pi Informs Us About Lunch Thomas Goelles is a Microsoft MVP from Austria. He is a Team Lead at Modern Workplace Solutions @solvion, P-TSP @MicrosoftAT, and Co-Organizer @SPSVie. Follow him on Twitter @thomyg.  Overview Of Cortana Skills Kit  Daniel Krzyczkowski is a…


Bring Oceans Our Blue Planet to your classroom

 Microsoft Education, in partnership with BBC learning, is excited to announce a brand new page dedicated to providing four hands-on STEM lesson plans that develop future ready skills. Teaching our young people about our ocean and how important it is, is one of the first big steps to protecting it for our future generations.     …


AAD authentication, Edit In Excel, Embedded PowerBi and http://aka.ms/GETNAV

I do not have a count of how many time somebody have asked me, e-mailed me, sent messages asking for the “old” NAVDEMODEPLOY with NAV 2018 or Business Central Sandbox Containers. What people are alluding to is really this blog post – and I am happy to announce that as of today you can now do…