Tag: Professional Development


Free Back to School PD: Join our Microsoft Learning Consultants for online webinars

Looking for great ideas and time savers for Back to School? We are pleased to kick off the season with these free webinars – just the right thing to help get you motivated for the new school year. To join our free webinar series, pick a class that interests you most and join live with the links and dates provided below, or access the recording of a webinar you might have... Read more


Be an education change agent and join a Hacking STEM Summer Workshop near you

Our Microsoft Education team is excited to share that four major Hacking STEM Summer Workshops have been added to our program, just before you head back to school in the United States. New locations include Los Angeles, Houston, Fort Lauderdale and New York.   Overview of the professional development workshop   The two-day professional development workshop is... Read more


Professional Development goes global with #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on June 19

With ISTE 2018 coming up in Chicago, educators are about to infuse their professional development with the perspectives, advice and talents of their peers. Thinking globally about professional development isn't just for in-person attendees, though. The Microsoft Educator Community is a constantly collaborative, worldwide reminder that self-improvement doesn't have to be a... Read more


Wilburton Elementary: Professional development and the art of vulnerability

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

Three students work together on a chemistry project with the help of Surface Pro 4.

Microsoft and edX courses for school leaders bring digital transformation to life

It’s no secret that professional development makes a significant difference for school leaders working to transform education. With a mission to empower every educator to do and achieve more, Microsoft has partnered with edX to offer free online courses that feature the latest research, current technologies and contemporary approaches to learning design. Created in 2012... Read more