Microsoft in Education Blog
Looking forward to not only warmer weather in Austin at TCEA, but talking education and how Microsoft technologies can help improve teaching & learning. Hope to see you at one of our sessions!
Wednesday, February 6 – 11:30-1:00 PM, Room 4BCOffice 365: Anywhere, Anytime Communication and LearningSession # 134024Description: Everyone is talking about it, but what is the Cloud? How can it be used for education and increase instructional reach and connect teachers, students, and parents? Discover how Microsoft Office 365 for education can help you communicate, work together, and get schoolwork done virtually anywhere, across devices. More information on Office 365 for education can be found here.
Wednesday, February 6 – 5:00-6:30 PM, Room 4BCWindows in the ClassroomSession # 134033Discover how Windows in the classroom can help educators and students improve learning outcomes and increase productivity. Create digital storytelling projects, use voice to control your computer, explore the Internet, and create great schoolwork and lesson plans. Also learn about free tools you can use today! Robyn Hrivnatz, one of our awesome Microsoft Innovative Educator trainers, is presenting. Learn more about Windows in the Classroom here, and more on Windows 8 in education here.
Thursday, February 7 – 11:30-1:00 PM, Room 4BCAccessibility for allSession # 134032Come hear how you, as an educator, can help ensure that all students have the same access to technology by using simple steps to customize your Microsoft Windows and Office environment. This will include using the accessibility features of Microsoft Windows, free add-ins for Microsoft Office, and online tools in Internet Explorer. Our teacher’s guide can be found here.