MIEE Spotlight- Rob Colley

On today’s MIEE Spotlight we have Rob Colley, a Primary School Teacher and Computing Coordinator at Microsoft Showcase School, Danesfield School. Rob is passionate about using technology to provide children with quality learning experiences that prepare them for the 21st century. He has  found a particular passion for using Skype in the Classroom as a tool to…


Upcoming events- #MicrosoftEdu UK Roadshow

Our #MicrosoftEdu UK Roadshow series is now underway. The Microsoft UK Education Roadshow will help fulfil our mission to empower the students and teachers of today to create the world of tomorrow. With over 100 events taking place across the UK in 2017 and 2018, this is the perfect opportunity for educators to see first-hand…


15 ноября подключайтесь к онлайн-трансляции Microsoft Connect(); 2017

15 ноября состоится прямая онлайн-трансляция мероприятия Connect(); 2017 из Нью-Йорка, где Скотт Гатри и Скотт Хансельман представят последние инновации в разработке приложений. Эксперты Microsoft поделятся, последними инновациями Visual Studio, .NET, Xamarin, Azure, SQL, Windows и Office. На мероприятии вы узнаете, как создавать более продвинутые решения, увеличить продуктивность команд разработки с помощью новейших сервисов и инструментов,…


What’s New in EDU UK

This week’s updates from the Microsoft EDU Team UK! Every Tuesday, we will be sharing the top news coming from Microsoft in Education globally and highlighting any must read blogs and videos to keep you up to date with Microsoft in Education in the UK and globally. Our ‘What’s New in EDU UK’ blog will…


Showcase School Case Study- Shireland Collegiate Academy

Shireland Collegiate Academy is a large inner city secondary school in Smethwick, Sandwell in the West Midlands which serves a very rich community culturally. Over the past few years the Academy has gained a reputation for effective use of technology to improve standards, innovative curriculum design and embedding new approaches to learning with the use…


What’s New in EDU UK

This week’s updates from the Microsoft EDU Team UK! Every Tuesday, we will be sharing the top news coming from Microsoft in Education globally and highlighting any must read blogs and videos to keep you up to date with Microsoft in Education in the UK and globally. Our ‘What’s New in EDU UK’ blog will…


Showcase School Case Study- Ark Swift Primary Academy

Ark Swift as a Showcase School Ark Swift, a primary school in the heart of White City,  pride themselves as a school dedicated to providing a safe and stimulating learning environment for their children enabling them to grow and flourish. The Ark Swift vision statement is Dream, Believe, Achieve.  Through this they ensure their pupils develop…


MIE Spotlight- Victoria Ben Ghalba

Today’s MIEE Spotlight looks at Vicky Ben Ghalba, Reception/Year 1 Class Teacher at Microsoft Training Academy St Joseph’s RC & CofE Nursery and Primary School in Derbyshire, UK. Vicky uses her Surface device and ScreenBeam technology daily in her classroom to communicate and collaborate with students. In addition she uses a variety of Office 365…


Microsoft EDU Moments

Happy Friday! It has been another busy week for our superb team of #MicrosoftEdu Educators!  Our Microsoft Moments blog this week will focus on: School Celebration Moment UK Digital Skills Program #MicrosoftEDU UK Roadshow Windows 10 Creators Update Top MIEE Tweet! Here’s this weeks Microsoft Moments: School Celebration Moment  This week we talk about the…


Office Ribbon: Styling the Pivot Control

One thing I love about the XAML platform is the ability to modify the visual styles of any control without access to the source code and still benefitting from the control’s behavior. While starting a project I wanted to have a similar visual style as the one found in modern versions of Office, specially the…