Guest blog by Helen Gooch on how Office Mix makes it easy for any teacher to create a great learning opportunity by creating lessons using Microsoft PowerPoint.
Margo Day, Vice president of U.S. Education at Microsoft and Sterling Beane, the West Virginia Department of Education’s Chief Technology Officer, discuss how West Virginia is paving a new way for states to do business by forming a bold strategic partnership between the public and private sectors that will result in lower costs and broader access for the schools and families in West Virginia.
This week marks the 87th annual Scripps Spelling Bee. Former spelling bee participant Yan Zhong, who is now a program manager for Skype at Microsoft, shares her memories of “Bee Week”.
As lifelong learners, the work of teachers includes continual learning about all dimensions of their practice. Research shows that teacher professional development leads to student success. Learn more about how Microsoft technology empowers online professional development communities and join the discussion.
Teachers continue to play a key role in shaping the next generation of leaders. Anthony Salcito, Vice President of Worldwide Education at Microsoft, introduces us to a few hardworking American teachers that represent those who are shaping the future today and everyday.
In honor of teachers during teacher appreciation week, Microsoft is happy to share new teacher training materials for the dedicated teachers who are reimagining teaching and learning with Windows 8.1.
International Society for Technology in Education 2014 is just a few weeks away! Microsoft is a tier 1 sponsor, we invite you to join us as we share Microsoft solutions to empower students and educators to learn, create and do more!