Tag: Accessibility

IncludEd: All learners welcome. Microsoft in partnership with RBC Future Launch

Microsoft IncludEd Summit: Watch the highlights

IncludEd is the global call for digital tools that adapt to the individual's needs. It's our mission to provide the technology that enables every student of every ability to learn and grow! On May 6th, we held the IncludEd Summit in Toronto featuring speakers, a panel of experts, and accessible tech providers who are working to innovate inclusive education. Watch the... Read more

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April TweetMeet on Accessibility, Equity, and Inclusion

For April's Microsoft EduChat TweetMeet, we're addressing an area that's crucial for making sure every student has a place to feel safe and supported as they learn. Join us for Included: Accessibility, Equity, and Inclusion! This TweetMeet is happening as we announce our Toronto IncludEd event on May 6th, and we encourage Ontario educators, parents, and organizations to join... Read more

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TransformEd Change Agents: Kim Kirk

As part of Microsoft in Education Canada’s TransformEd initiative, we reached out to some of the Canadian educators who are empowering the Class of 2030 with future-ready skills and forward-looking pedagogy. Kim Kirk is the Student Success program Manager at Seven Generations Education Institute, an organization dedicated to lifelong learning and empowerment through... Read more

A teacher helps a student on a Surface device, with the headline "TransformEd: Class of 2030"

TransformEd: The Class of 2030

When today’s kindergarteners enter the workforce, up to 10% of the jobs will be in categories that don’t exist today. To help make sure all students are future-ready, we’re partnering with WE and Fair Chance Learning to support educators as they prepare the Class of 2030 for the world of tomorrow. We’re excited to announce TransformEd! This initiative is a chance... Read more