Tag: Microsoft Teams

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Modern methodologies for classroom IT management: How to protect school data and uphold access policies

Today’s post was brought to you by Microsoft's Education Partner Advisory Council   Modern ways to set up and manage classroom technology   Welcome to the Modern Methodologies for Classroom IT Management blog series from Microsoft Education. This is the first in a five-part set of posts examining today’s best practices for purchasing, deploying and... Read more

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Ask the experts about Microsoft Teams with #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on July 18

July 18th brings your chance to ask the experts all about Microsoft Teams in Office 365 for Education, during two live #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet events with @MicrosoftEDU on Twitter.   What are #MSFTEduChat TweetMeets?   Every month Microsoft Education organizes multiple social events on Twitter to collaborate with educators. The hashtag we use to organize it... Read more

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Attend a 1 or 2-day MIE Teacher Academy for free this summer across the U.S.

Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Trainers are leading fun, professional development sessions this summer and they’re coming to a city near you. Join us for these BYOD workshops showcasing Microsoft’s hottest tools and resources for K-12 teachers, built to empower students to achieve more. Choose from a 1-day MIE Teacher Academy for classroom teachers, or a 2-day MIE... Read more

Bear Creek Middle School students collaborate in class with Microsoft Teams.

Immersive classroom experience in Microsoft Teams rolling out to Office 365 for Education customers worldwide

Microsoft Teams is poised to empower students, educators and staff virtually everywhere, with new features rolling out across 181 markets and in 25 different languages. The latest experiences in Microsoft Teams, the digital hub for teachers and students in Office 365 for Education, are designed to help schools achieve more together: by fostering deeply engaged classrooms,... Read more

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Music and data go together beautifully in my classroom

Data has a place in any classroom, even if you’re teaching music. I have been using Microsoft’s Power BI to visualize data that represents how my students hear pitch intonations, and to show them how accurately they tune their string instruments. Although it is normally marketed as a business analytics tool, Power BI is available to educators using an Office 365 for... Read more

MIE Expert Eileen Heller teaches her class of eager students.

Integrating technology in class for great results: 6 tips from an expert

Technology opens plentiful possibilities for students, but for teachers it can present a unique challenge. New tools should not only engage students and fit seamlessly into lessons, but also add value without taking away from the many “musts” on every teacher’s list. Eileen Heller, Instructional Technology Trainer and Elementary Innovation Facilitator for Omaha Public... Read more