Category: Office 365 and Education

Save the date for our next TweetMeet on August 15th.

Back-to-school help from the experts: Join the TweetMeet on Aug. 15

We think set-up time should make way for more student time. On August 15th, we're bringing in the experts to help you start the back-to-school season with less worry about setting up your digital classroom. Whether you’re working on your professional development, or want to get up to speed with OneNote Class Notebook, we’ve got you covered. Planning on returning to... Read more

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OneNote, Class Notebook and Desktop Learning Tools updated for back-to-school season

As we head into the back-to-school season with you, we’re adding Flipgrid support to OneNote and updating our OneNote Desktop add-ins this month to integrate with even more school systems. We're also happy to share that we're improving the digital learning tools in your class with greater language support.   Flipgrid embed support in OneNote   OneNote now... Read more

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Try these quick tips to save time in Office Online

Over the last year, we’ve had so many opportunities to collaborate with educators and watch their important, day-to-day work in classrooms all over. It’s been a lot to take in, but if there’s one thing we just couldn’t miss, it’s how busy their day can get under the weight of zillions of tasks. Educators working with Office Online, which is part of Office 365 for... Read more

Back to School LIVE: Save the Date, August 16th

We’re here to help you get back-to-school ready!

To help you get ready for the new school year, we're happy to introduce “Back to School LIVE," an interactive set of online workshops, TweetMeets and tips that'll help you get the most out of OneNote Class Notebook in Microsoft Teams, Minecraft: Education Edition, Windows 10 S and Intune for Education. Below you'll learn more and find the upcoming schedule: The... Read more

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Discover What’s New in EDU from Microsoft in July

EdTech enthusiasts: If you want to learn all about new updates and features from Microsoft Education, you’ve arrived in the right spot and just in time to see our latest video. We’re talking about Microsoft Teams, OneNote and Forms this month on What’s New in EDU, and hearing from educators who got to experience ISTE17. Plus: We're highlighting a new device that staff... Read more

A young female student smiling as she works on a new Windows 10 laptop.

Extra Credits: Texas school district upgrades 10K computers to Windows 10 in 60 days

Extra Credits rounds up the latest stories on innovative educational endeavors coming from other parts of Microsoft and the world. This entry highlights an initiative by Pflugerville Independent School District near Austin, Texas, which gave students a consistent, modern platform for individualized instruction. The district set up 7,000 new computers and - within 60 days -... Read more