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Introducing the 2019 Bett Partners

As we seek to empower every student on the planet to achieve more, we are given the amazing opportunity to work with truly inspirational partners to help us support you in raising student outcomes and supporting growth. With the Bett show just around the corner, we wanted to highlight some of our wonderful partners who will be sharing our booth and experiences with us in... Read more

Meet the Minecraft Education Team at Bett 2019!

The Minecraft: Education Edition team will be travelling to the UK next week for Bett 2019! Bett is the first industry expo of the year in the education technology landscape, bringing together 800 leading companies, 100 startups and more than 30,000 attendees from the global education community. We will be running hands-on workshops and demos at the new Minecraft Classroom... Read more

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Presenting the 2019 Microsoft Showcase Schools

At Microsoft, we believe in the potential of every student. We believe educators deserve more time to teach. And, we believe that with the right tools, everything is possible. The schools nominated into our Showcase School program exemplify these beliefs in action by implementing innovative practices into their leadership, teaching, and learning practices into the development... Read more

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Transforming Classroom Time in January’s #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet

Educators around the world are fully aware that empowering students to prepare for their future also means embracing change in their classrooms and in their approaches to teaching. The big question is: How do you best go about transforming your classroom? What does it mean, how do you start, and where do you go for inspiration? You don't have to wonder aloud into the void,... Read more

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Don’t miss your opportunity to join Microsoft for Bett, Jan. 23-26, 2019

A new year brings new opportunity to learn about all the latest and greatest from Microsoft Education. Join Microsoft at Bett 2019 in London on January 23-26, either online or right there with us at the event, being held at London’s ExCeL venue. Bett is an annual event that explores how technology can empower educators and students to reach their full potential.... Read more

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OneNote and Class Notebook updates for the new year

As educators and student prepare for the new year, whether back at school or getting ready for the coming school year in the Southern Hemisphere, we want to help schools get back into the swing of things.  Yesterday we launched 10 new updates for Microsoft Learning Tools, and today we are turning our attention to OneNote! We’ve put together a helpful and time-saving... Read more