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Unlock limitless learning with Microsoft Education at Microsoft Ignite 2018

Microsoft Ignite is just around the corner, and we are so excited to have thousands of education tech professionals from around the globe join us to learn about the latest tools, technology and ideas from Microsoft. At Ignite, we’ll share how Microsoft Education can help your institution achieve better learning outcomes for all your students, transform classroom time,... Read more

“Our world is more connected than ever and can present amazing opportunities for education.” – Barbara Zielonka, Norway

September 19, 2018 “Our world is more connected than ever and can present amazing opportunities for education.” – Barbara Zielonka, Norway Barbara Anna ZielonkaLearning Designer/Project Coordinator/EdTech Specialist/Teacher TrainerNannestad High SchoolNannestad, [email protected]_zie ‏ Personalizing learning to help students succeed takes energy, time,... Read more

Great Southern Grammar harnesses technology, blurs country-city borders

The 750 students at Great Southern Grammar have an array of unique opportunities; they can study agriculture on the school’s 40-acre farm, or learn about marine science, they can Scuba dive or ride a horse – as well as access the full complement of traditional curriculum options. The K-12 school which has around 135 boarders, prides itself on being “a country... Read more

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What’s New in EDU: Immersive Reader comes to Teams as inclusivity comes into focus

For our September episode of What’s New in EDU, we’re helping bring inclusivity into focus and announcing several new updates coming to Learning Tools. We’re also bringing a popular Learning Tools feature, Immersive Reader, over to Microsoft Teams for more personalized communication. In the same episode, parents and teachers can learn about how Microsoft Store and... Read more

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Transforming education from the ground up with the first Microsoft Flagship Schools

Our deep focus on education transformation at Microsoft has let us witness and learn from incredible examples of school leadership, technology innovation and sheer thoughtfulness in evolving traditional education. We’ve seen schools and their leaders show innovation, ingenuity and passion in transforming learning and envisioning what’s possible, with no challenge too big... Read more

Intelligent Math Quiz suggestions coming to Microsoft Forms!

Back in June, we talked about creating a Math quiz in Microsoft Forms. Today, we are making this process easier and faster by introducing intelligent suggestions for answers and questions. These features are being rolled out to users this week. Answers suggestions When you create a Math multiple choice question and enter your equation, you will be offered both the correct and... Read more