Tag: MSFTEduChat

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Back to School tips and tactics in August’s #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet

It's a big planet, so we don't all go back to school at the same time. Sooner or later, though, students and educators inevitably head back to the classroom - hopefully with maximum momentum intact. The #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet of August is a great way to broaden your horizon to encompass different ideas, approaches and opinions about getting Back To School and hitting the... Read more

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Educators talk student voice, Flipgrid and Minecraft: Education Edition on July’s #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet

The message from this year's Hack the Classroom event came through loud and clear: Educators want to boost and protect student voice, elevating it above the din of our demanding lives. When students feel heard, feel seen, and feel acknowledged, their motivation to learn grows substantially. Student voice may not take the same form in every classroom - and education leaders... Read more

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Join the #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet for inclusive classrooms and accessibility on May 15

The world around us isn't built for just one person. Whether it's represented by the concrete ramp added to a curb outside, or by the subtitles on our screens, we acknowledge the experience of others when we reshape our everyday environment to make it more inclusive. Our next #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet will consider that accessibility in the digital world and how modern tools can... Read more

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Women in STEM share their inspirations in new #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on March 20

Today's students could be the next generation of leaders in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), and their educators are in a crucial position to provide ideal guidance and inspiration. In the wake of this year's International Women's Day, it's important to evaluate the responsibility society has in helping girls feel welcome and fairly represented in tomorrow's... Read more

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Get device advice for student success in new #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on Jan. 16

Properly introduced, devices should be saving you time in the classroom, augmenting your own teaching style, and helping improve student outcomes. Getting started is a lot easier with the right advice, so we've invited some IT experts, working at the school district level, and some educators from our Microsoft Educator Community to join the latest #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet.... Read more

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Engaging students around the world with Skype in the Classroom and Skype-a-Thon: Connect with #MSFTEduChat TweetMeet on Nov. 21

The global Skype-a-Thon event is almost here, so we’re having no fewer than 16 Skype Master Teachers come together on November 21 to help everyone participate. Skype-a-Thon shows what can happen when students bring their ideas and passions together, no matter where their classrooms are. Through sharing stories and projects, playing games, and collaborating on similar... Read more