Category: Education

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

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

New improvements and additions to the OneNote Class Notebook API to help IT Admins and Partners

We are excited to announce the launch of the latest updates to the OneNote Class Notebook API for Office 365!  Building on our original OneNote Class Notebook application programming interface (API), today we are announcing new improvements to make it even easier and faster to create and manage OneNote Class Notebooks programmatically.  Up until now, IT admins and... Read more

Microsoft Education and Open Up Resources partner to launch top rated middle school math curriculum

Today we are announcing the general availability of the Open Up Resources curricula and Microsoft Education free offering for Back to School 2018. Open Up Resources is a nonprofit working to develop the highest quality full-course OER curricula, standards-aligned, and provided for free to promote instructional equity. This curriculum was developed by Illustrative... Read more

Back to School updates for the Class and Staff Notebook apps in Microsoft Teams for Education

To help save teachers more time when using  OneNote Class and Staff Notebooks inside of Microsoft Teams, today we are releasing a few updates to simplify and save time for teachers.  These updates are starting to rollout today, worldwide! Class Notebook Manage Settings page We’ve made it easier to teachers to quickly access the “Manage Notebook”... Read more

School Data Sync’s GDPR solution is available worldwide!

Microsoft School Data Sync (SDS) can now help school districts to protect access to student personal data!  This feature was inspired by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but because it has value to customers in any every region, we have made it available to all SDS customers, worldwide. With SDS, school districts can import their list of students from... Read more