Become a Maker Champion

Written by Microsoft Learning Consultant, Liz Wilson We need to empower the young people of today to create the world of tomorrow.   We all know how essential it is to build digital skills in our students to prepare them for their futures. The Microsoft Digital Skills programme is designed to support us in doing…


Get involved in Microsoft’s UK Digital Skills Programme

Microsoft’s comprehensive national skills programme is now well underway with an aim to boost digital skills and ensure the UK remains at the forefront of the global cloud-enabled economy. The multi-year strategy will provide training in both everyday digital literacy as well as targeted efforts to equip the UK’s public and private sectors with vital…


Want more girls interested in STEM? Retrain music and dance teachers to run computer science lessons, say educators

Blog originally posted December 11, 2017 By Microsoft reporter on the Microsoft News Centre UK Music and dance teachers who are respected by female pupils should be trained to teach computer science to inspire more girls to pursue a career in the technology sector, educators have said. More than 150 teachers and schoolgirls recently attended…