Microsoft Supports the iDEA Programme in Partnership with the Duke of York

Getting young people into the digital industry and entrepreneurship Microsoft Ventures in the UK recently announced a new partnership with the Nominet Trust and the Duke of York to help support the iDEA Programme, which aims to support more than one million young people to pursue their own ideas, develop their digital skills and get to…


Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 via DreamSpark.com

Originally posted by Lee Stott, Microsoft UK Faculty Connection DreamSpark subscribers can download Visual Studio FREE of Charge from either their Institutional DreamSpark ELMS store or direct from DreamSpark.com. Visual Studio 2013 is the best tool for developers and teams to build and deliver modern, connected applications on all of Microsoft’s platforms. From Windows Azure…

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DreamSpark at the University of Chester

Great video featuring students and lecturers from the University of Chester discussing what DreamSpark means to them and how it’s used within the university to help students improve their skills and demonstrate their practical experience to employers. Check out the full video below.

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DreamSpark – Automating distribution of software to your labs and students via ELMS

There are two options to distribute products to your students. The first, and most commonly used, leverage the e-Academy License Management System (ELMS) Webstore that comes with your subscription. ELMS is a Web-based software distribution system that program administrators can tailor to their department’s needs. ELMS is provided as a free benefit to DreamSpark member…

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DreamSpark for students – here’s what you can do

Imagine you want to build your own house; you’ve managed to acquire your piece of land, got your planning permission and grabbed a few raw materials. Now, do you grab your trowel and bricks cementing away with just a vague idea of what you want your finished house to look like? Of course you wouldn’t….

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DreamSpark – your questions answered

Since its introduction in 2001, students and educators around the world have utilised DreamSpark to support and advance their learning and skills through technical design, technology, maths, science and engineering activities. This software equips them with the tools they need to succeed during their academic experience and the skills they will need after graduation. DreamSpark…

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What is DreamSpark?

DreamSpark is a platform that offers free software and tools to support students – it’s the place to get all our developer and designer tools for free. In this video, students, lecturers and IT Professionals explain what DreamSpark is and how it can be used.   What is DreamSpark?  

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Announcing Visual Studio Achievements: Bring Some Game To Your Coding lessons

Visual Studio is a ideal set of tools for schools, colleges and Universities to better equip and inspire future developers. To enhance the experience, Microsoft has released Visual Studio Achievements, which helps to recognise the students achievements and talents as they perform various coding feats. With Visual Studio Achievements, students can  unlock achievements and earn…

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DreamSpark for Institutions: FAQ’s for Customers

Microsoft DreamSpark provides no-cost access to Microsoft designer and development tools for verified students and educators around the world, to support and advance their learning and skills through technical design, technology, math, science and engineering activities. Academic subscription volume licensing customers receive an online subscription to DreamSpark at no additional cost for instructional use by…

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We need your feedback on Microsoft DreamSpark

We want to your feedback on the DreamSpark service within the UK We know a lot of you use DreamSpark but we’d like to know a little more about its value to you. So we are running in conjunction with c3education to get a more detailed understanding. We would like to see if it is…

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