Category: For School Leaders

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OneNote and Learning Tools helped us out of a setback and into a transformed classroom

For most teachers, the death of their primary work device can be catastrophic. For me, it was a surprising step one toward a transformed classroom. My previous device crashed and burned in the middle of 2nd advisory. Sure, we can back up with storage drives and access cloud capabilities, but there is nothing like the trusted comfort of your primary work computer. When mine... Read more

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Wilburton Elementary: Building community, one student and one parent at a time

Wilburton Elementary is a state-of-the-art school being built from the ground up, following the guidance of the Microsoft Education Transformation Framework, and is a collaborative effort between the Bellevue School District (BSD) and Microsoft. Follow Wilburton’s progress as it happens, from breaking ground, to hiring, to professional development, to becoming a true 21st... Read more

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day: Ensuring inclusive learning for all your students

Today, Microsoft joins in marking the seventh Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), a day dedicated to raising awareness around accessibility in the digital world. I feel it is critical that we all take a moment to look beyond our personal experiences and consider what more we can do to make all students feel confident and in control of their learning. We must recognize... Read more

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Building the future from the ground up – announcing nominations for Microsoft’s Flagship Schools Program

We’re looking for the next generation of school for an exciting journey. Microsoft Flagship Schools - Are you ready? Are you building a new school/institution for completion in the next 1-3 years? Are you open to the opportunity for change? Are you eager to drive holistic transformation across people, culture and learning environments? Would you like to... Read more

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4 Things we learned about Microsoft 365 Education from the Forrester Consulting Total Economic Impact study

IT Professionals working in education have their own set of unique challenges. Through our conversations with you, we have learned that you need a solution that will support your students, your faculty and staff, as well as your peace of mind.  I love talking with IT leaders working in education because, as they describe their goals, I get inspired – every time! We believe... Read more

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What’s New in EDU: The latest in Learning Tools, Office 365, Teams, Intune and more

Educators, edtech enthusiasts and IT professionals: We have two new episodes of What’s New in EDU ready for you. This month, our round-up of the latest efforts and products from Microsoft Education catches you up on big range of recent updates to the tools you've been using - and perhaps a few you've yet to discover. Our biggest updates this month include the addition... Read more