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!
LGFL MCE Training Sessions
MCE Workshop – 15th May
We’re thrilled to be offering hands-on workshops on 15th May around principles of 21st Century learning design for education leaders in partnership with LGfL and Tablet Academy UK – Register today: https://www.lgfl.net/training/dyn/b65cc876-013b-4bd7-81d1-3d03cf2f1f8b
MCE Workshop – 22nd May
Improving Accesibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 12th June
If you are looking to explore the range of #accessibility and #inclusion tools and features in your school or MAT join the free workshop we are offering in partnership with LGfL and Tablet Academy UK – Register today: https://www.lgfl.net/training/dyn/7e70e85c-5865-41a2-b85e-37ad77aac88d
Improving Accesibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 27th June
The Microsoft UK EDU Roadshow returns this week!
This week we will be travelling to Kent and Bangor, as part of our second series of Roadshows with an aim to spread the word about the great things you can achieve with Microsoft in Education. If you are interested in finding out more about Microsoft in Education then there's still time to get signed up following the links below:
14/05/2018 Kent: SIGN UP HERE
Southborough Primary School, Broomhill Park Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells, TN4 0JY
18/05/2018 Bangor University https://www.microsoftevents.com/profile/3929828
Pontio, Bangor University, Deiniol Road, LL57 2TQ
24/05/2018 Middlesex: SIGN UP HERE
The John Lyon School, Middle Rd, Harrow, HA2 0HN
29/05/2018 Fife https://www.microsoftevents.com/profile/3929334
Kirkton of Lago Primary School, 34 North Feus, Upper Largo, KY8 6ER
30/05/2018 Aberdeenshire: SIGN UP HERE
The Gordon Schools, Huntly AB54 4SE
31/05/2018 Dundee https://www.microsoftevents.com/profile/3991901
Baldragon Academy, 69 Harestane Road, DD3 0LF
*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.
Global Accessibility Awareness Day- 17th May
Set aside 30 minutes on May 17th (Global Accessibility Awareness Day) to watch a short film featuring accessibility leaders from Microsoft and our partners (US Business Leadership Network, Be. Accessible, TD Bank Canada and Rochester Institute of Technology): Register today to get the on-demand video link on May 17th: Aka.ms/ReimaginingAccessibility.
Free online events on reimagining accessibility and creating more inclusive classrooms this May
With May 17th marking the seventh Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), we all have an opportunity to raise awareness around accessibility in the digital world. We’re teaming up with the State of Washington’s Special Education Technology Center to help you inspire confidence in your students and develop content with inclusivity in mind. In a series of short and free webinars this May, we’re asking our expert hosts to highlight the benefits of Microsoft Learning Tools, Office 365 and Windows 10 assistive technologies in crafting inclusive, engaging content for your class.
Find out the full details here.
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!