Upcoming Events and News from @MicrosoftEduUK

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!

London college gives every student a voice with Teams

“Everyone has a voice, and I believe everyone deserves to be heard,” says Esam Baboukhan, computer science and e-learning instructor at the City of Westminster College in London. But how do you make sure everyone can use their voice, especially when they don’t speak aloud?

Watch how Baboukhan, a Microsoft Innovative Education Expert, and his student, Kabir, who has a hearing impairment, face this challenge head on using Microsoft Teams and Office 365.

Read the full story here.

Learn more about how Office 365 and Teams are transforming learning at City of Westminster College: https://aka.ms/cityofwestminstercolle...

If you’re ready to transform your classroom, start using Microsoft Teams today: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/educa...

E2 Global Education Exchange

This week in Singapore we are hosting our annual Education Exchange which serves as an opportunity to come together and explore industry trends – including emerging technologies that support teaching, skills development, modern pedagogies, safe school environments, and predictive analytics that identify at-risk students. It’s a great event for education leaders who help transform today’s teaching systems into learning organizations.


Take a look at the inspirational educators and leaders attending this year's event from the UK below and be sure to follow their journeys on Twitter and @microsofteduk.

Follow the global journey to this year’s Education Exchange by keeping an eye on @MicrosoftEDU and #Road2E2 on Twitter. You can also tune in live to experience the event from your school – we’re broadcasting both keynotes and two special What’s New in EDU episode from E2 on Facebook.


Transformational Technologies for Learning and Teaching with Microsoft Surface and Office 365


Wednesday 28th March, 10.00 AM - 4.15 PM

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston Campus, Harrington Building
Fylde Road
Preston, PR1 2HE


Microsoft Education UK and the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are thrilled to invite you to join us for our Transformational Technologies for Learning and Teaching event. This will be a premier event for educators and IT personnel within Higher Education, Further Education and Schools that aims to inspire, engage and connect learning practitioners and technologists alike with the latest in transformative ideas, opportunities and solutions to support your communities of learning.
Microsoft Surface, together with Windows 10 and Office 365, continues to be a critical enabler for the University of Central Lancashire’s strategic learning and teaching ambitions. UCLan and Microsoft are celebrating our recent initiatives in learning environment enhancement and academic development, which have culminated in the roll-out of Surface devices to all 1500 members of the University’s academic teaching community. We want to share our experiences of this exciting journey, share best practice, and explore ideas for future enhancements in technology enabled learning and teaching.
This is a day you don't want to miss! It will consist of inspirational keynotes , practical seminars, and further opportunities to see how the latest Microsoft technologies can support and embrace digital transformation in education.

Space is limited so please register now.

Microsoft UK Roadshow is back! 

More dates have now been released for our 2018 #MicrosoftEdu Roadshows in April.

17/04/2018 Surrey: St Hilary's School, Holloway Hill, Godalming. GU7 1RZ SIGN UP HERE

18/04/2018 Fort William: Lochaber High School, Camaghael SIGN UP HERE

19/04/2018 Hertfordshire: Jupiter Community Free School, Jupiter Drive, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 5NT SIGN UP HERE

19/04/2018 Inverness: STEM HUB, University of the Highlands and Islands, An Lochran, 10 Inverness Campus IV2 5NA SIGN UP HERE

25/04/2018 Oxfordshire: Manor School, 28 Lydalls Cl, Didcot SIGN UP HERE

27/04/2018 Weston: Weston College, Winter Gardens (Italian Gardens Entrance), Royal Parade, Weston-Super-Mare  SIGN UP HERE

*Please note: dates are regularly added so check back for updates.

Look out for more updates about Roadshow events series on Twitter online by following the hashtag #MicrosoftEdu or @microsofteduk. Also visit the Microsoft Educator Community UK Roadshow page to find out about the events near you and sign up.

Our aim is to reach every corner of the UK, so if you are able to host a Roadshow in your locality then please contact us on the e-mail: Eduroadshow@microsoft.com.

Twitter feed Updates for Microsoft Edu UK
Check out what is happening in Microsoft in Education here in the UK by viewing the Microsoft Education Twitter updates below.

So that wraps up this week's What's New in Edu UK and Upcoming Events. Remember to follow @Microsofteduk for all our latest updates daily!

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