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The power of differentiation: Immersive Reader in a Buenos Aires school

October 29, 2019
From time to time, we feature guest blogs from educators who are making a difference in the lives of young people and who are eager to share their success with the Microsoft Education community. These Changemakers, as we call them, offer insights into the effective use of classroom resources, how to prepare today’s youth for the jobs of tomorrow, and ways that technology can personalize instruction and empower students to lead in their learning. The following Changemaker blog is from Jennifer Verschoor, of St. Andrew’s Scots School in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Enjoy!   At St. Andrew’s Scots School, a bilingual...

Immersive Reader comes to Nearpod, bringing engagement, joy and inclusion to every classroom

October 17, 2019
As announced in the Nearpod blog in September, Microsoft is bringing our Immersive Reader directly into Nearpod. With strong, active Microsoft integrations that drive student engagement, Nearpod is committed to bringing your classroom to life. Nearpod creates an inclusive and immersive learning experience by allowing students to actively participate in every lesson. The Immersive Reader integration into Nearpod enables 100% participation and gives every student a voice. The beta release of this integration is now rolling out. Since we launched Immersive Reader as a Cognitive Service to all partners last summer and announced Nearpod as an early partner, we’ve seen a...

Immersive Reader comes to Nearpod, bringing engagement, joy and inclusion to every classroom

October 17, 2019
As announced in the Nearpod blog in September, Microsoft is bringing our Immersive Reader directly into Nearpod. With strong, active Microsoft integrations that drive student engagement, Nearpod is committed to bringing your classroom to life.  Nearpod creates an inclusive and immersive learning experience by allowing students to actively participate in every lesson. With the Immersive Reader integration into Nearpod, this enables 100% participation and give every student a voice. The beta release of this integration is now rolling out.   Since we launched Immersive Reader as a Cognitive Service to all partners last summer and announced Nearpod as an early partner,...

Immersive Reader comes to Canvas to make learning more accessible

October 14, 2019
Today, we are excited to announce that the Immersive Reader is launching on Canvas! Canvas by Instructure is the learning platform that helps great education happen. Open, intuitive and born in the cloud, Canvas streamlines all the digital tools and content that teachers and students love, for a simpler and more connected learning experience. Since we launched Immersive Reader as a Cognitive Service to all partners last summer, a top request from educators and schools has been to integrate with Canvas. By integrating the Immersive Reader, Canvas makes their Pages content available for learners of all abilities and can help with access content...

Immersive Reader comes to Canvas to make learning more accessible

October 14, 2019
Today we are excited to announce that the Immersive Reader is launching on Canvas! Canvas by Instructure is the learning platform that helps great education happen.  Open, intuitive, and born in the cloud, Canvas streamlines all the digital tools and content that teachers and students love, for a simpler and more connected learning experience.  Since we launched Immersive Reader as a Cognitive Service all to all partners last summer, a top request from educators and schools has been to integrate with Canvas.   By integrating the Immersive Reader, Canvas makes their Pages content available for learners of all abilities and can help with...

Immersive Reader is now available in MERGE Explorer

September 30, 2019
We are excited to announce that Immersive Reader is launching on MERGE Explorer. MERGE transforms learning in the classroom by empowering students to hold virtual objects in the palm of their hands to create active learning experiences. Adding the sense of touch to augmented-reality experiences gives students a deeper connection with their learning and boosts their engagement. By integrating the Immersive Reader, MERGE Explorer content becomes more accessible for learners of all abilities, helping provide fluid access to content and reading assistance. MERGE Explorer is a creation platform for STEM that features NGSS-aligned content, AR tools and lesson activities. Check...