Tag: Wilburton Elementary


Wilburton Elementary: A new community breaks ground on creativity

In August, we shared the story of Wilburton Elementary in Bellevue, Washington. The state-of-the-art school is 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. Each month, we’ll share Wilburton’s progress on this journey from plan,... Read more

Beth Hamilton guiding her students on their Surface devices.

Building for innovative learning: A new elementary school takes shape

What if you were given the chance to begin a brand-new school, one that hadn’t even been designed yet? Where would you begin? Beth Hamilton, soon-to-be principal of just such a school, has made it her life’s work and a longtime dream to turn that what-if into an accomplishment for her community. In the fall of 2018, when Wilburton Elementary in Bellevue, Washington... Read more