Back to School LIVE with MicrosoftEDU is August 20th!

Child looking up at text that reads "Back to School Live" and "Is your classroom ready?" Text to the right of the child notes that the Back to School LIVE is on August 20th at 9 am PT

It’s always a little hard to see summer go, but we’re here to help get you set up and ready for the new school year. We have a brand-new season of “You Can in :90” that we think you’ll love. This series features 90-second, how-to videos based on your top-requested tips and tricks using Microsoft Education’s technology in education. And we have a whole day of back-to-school activities to get you amped for the year ahead—and yes, we’re talking Mike Tholfsen and Adam ShortShorts (aka Adam Parker Goldberg)-level hyped.  😊


Tuesday, August 20th: 9:00 a.m. PT


JOIN US LIVE—The fun begins on the Microsoft Education Facebook channel at 9 a.m. PT sharp when we stream the new “You Can in :90” Season 3. This series of “how-to” videos will help teachers, students and, yes, even IT and tech-integration specialists get digitally ready for the new school year. Learn more about the products and “how-to” videos here.

And here are the links for every episode of Season 3 of “You Can in :90,” so you can watch them when you can find a moment in the back-to-school frenzy!

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You can use Immersive Reader in Minecraft: Education Edition
You can get free professional development with Microsoft Educator Center (MEC)
You can foster an inclusive classroom with Flipgrid!
You can share your Flipgrid to Teams!
You can generate a math practice quiz using AI!
You can join a #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet!


Tuesday, August 20th: 10:00 a.m. PT


After the season premiere, we have our monthly, global (9 languages used) #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet all about back-to-school motivation, tips and tricks, and new ways to get students engaged and excited for a new year of learning. Connect with educators from all over the world from 10:00 a.m. PT until 11:15 a.m. PT to exchange ideas about using Flipgrid to elevate student voice, Immersive Reader in Minecraft Education Edition, Teams in an integrated way, and much more.


Tuesday, August 20th: 11:15 a.m. PT


The party continues after the Tweetmeet: join Team Flipgrid for a Teams Live Event centered around empowering and amplifying #StudentVoice. @AdamShortShorts (Adam Parker Goldberg) and crew will walk you through setting up your Flipgrid account and highlight new Flipgrid features, released on August 1st, designed to aid student-centered learning. Join the Teams Live Event at 11:15 a.m. PT using this link:


Our team is excited to support you through the new year and beyond! Check out all of our free professional development and support here, and don’t forget to tag us @MicrosoftEDU with questions, ideas and anything you need to get up and running for the new year.

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