The Time is Now to Move to Competency-based Teacher Professional Development

At the recent Education World Forum in London, UNESCO’s Director General Irena Bokova created a buzz when she announced a new version of the UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers. This framework identifies key competencies that enable teachers to help prepare a 21st century workforce by using information communication technologies (ICT) in the classroom. While…


Microsoft technology preserving local languages and cultures

As I travel around the world meeting people that dedicate their life to teaching and bringing 21st skills to lifelong learners…I find it incredibly rewarding when I am in a country where they are preserving their native language with the help of technology. Microsoft is committed to helping people worldwide benefit from technology while striving…

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