Lift off this coming academic year with superb training free from Microsoft

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…


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…


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.     …


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,…


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…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

Another week and more new announcements and updates from Microsoft in Education! More features are now available to make your classroom experience better and even more efficient using simple tools designed to save you time!  Welcoming Flipgrid to the Microsoft family In Yesterday’s announcement, Microsoft was proud to join forces with Flipgrid in their continued…


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….