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! MIE Celebrations LGFL MCE Training Sessions Improving Accessibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 12th June If…


Cultivating collaborations with learner communities in Teams

Today’s guest blog post comes from one of our MIE Experts Chris Melia, a Learning Technologist at the University of Central Lancashire. Read his account of his MIEE journey below and how he is using Microsoft Teams in his institution to drastically change communication and collaboration. ​ MIEE Journey As a Learning Technologist, I work closely…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

A new month brings another new wave of amazing updates for Microsoft in Education. Just as we as teachers are constantly evolving in the classroom, so are Windows 10 and Office 365 so that we can continue to utilise them to enhance learning outcomes through technology. Check out the latest updates in the Microsoft blogs…


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! LGFL MCE Training Sessions Improving Accessibility and Supporting Students with Additional Needs – 12th June If you are…


Championing the Microsoft Educator Community as a Digital Learning Strategy

Today’s guest blog post comes from one of our amazingly dedicated Scottish MIEExperts Alan O’Neill an inspirational leader within his own institution sharing the great things that can be achieved with Microsoft in Education.    My name is Alan O’Neill and I am a Lecturer in Computing and IT at Dundee and Angus College (D&A)…


Demystifying Windows in 10 S Mode

Since the introduction of Windows 10 S last year – an effort to provide a Windows experience that delivers predictable performance and quality through Microsoft-verified apps via the Microsoft Store- there has been much confusion around what this actually means despite great feedback from customers and partners. Customers love the security, faster boot time, better…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

The last month has seen a whole host of amazing updates to both Office 365 and Windows 10 for Microsoft in Education. Check out the latest updates below to ensure that you have access to the latest and greatest from Microsoft!  Sparking creativity with LEGO MINDSTORMS   Makecode is now widely recognised in education as…


Make lifelong connections in the Microsoft Educator Community

Are you a teacher striving to find new ways to engage your students? If you’d like to connect with a global, professional learning community of other teachers, just like yourself, who are constantly pushing the boundaries of what a classroom looks and feels like then simply follow the three simple steps below:  1. Join the…


OneNote is an integral part of daily teaching toolkit

Today’s guest blog post comes from the amazing Lee Whitmarsh, a longstanding MIEExpert in the UK, who is having an amazing impact on his students through his use of OneNote in his teaching as well as having a positive influence to inspire many colleagues in his own institution. Read Lee’s story to here how in…


‘Solve for One, Extend to Many’ – Let’s #hackcess education for ALN/SEND

Today’s guest blog post comes from the amazing James Donaldson, in a repurposed ALN/SEND specific blog post taken from his own blog site which can be found here. James has worked in education for over 10 years, completing his PGCE and is currently undertaking an MA in Additional Learning Needs. He is a Helen Sanderson…