Tag: Microsoft Translator

MicrsoftEDU_Twitter_061818_3-1

Microsoft Translator opens doors for Onslow County Schools students, teachers, and parents

Microsoft Translator opens communication wherever language barriers exist. Onslow County, nestled on the coast of North Carolina, is the home of Camp Lejeune Marine Base and New River Air Station. With nearly 50 percent of its student population being federally connected, Onslow County has a diverse population, with people from all over the world calling it home, even if... Read more

170611_Microsoft_Library_0428-3_small-j

Celebrating International Mother Language Day

In today’s interconnected world, the ability to speak multiple languages and communicate across linguistic divides is a critical skill. Even partial knowledge of more than one language is beneficial. Proficiency in additional languages is a new kind of global literacy. Language learning needs to be expanded for all – young and old. Advances in machine translation... Read more

Talking with a multilingual parent community in real-time with Microsoft Translator

Imagine being able to engage in a real-time conversation with people who speak many different languages. I am Eric Ferguson, Director of Instructional Technology with the Bellevue School District (BSD), located in the Pacific Northwest near Seattle. I am writing to share part of our ongoing story about integrating technology in our schools, and using Microsoft Translator to... Read more