Driven: Irish Inventors Aim to Make the Roads Safe – James McNamara, Ireland

Driven: Irish Inventors Aim to Make the Roads Safe – James McNamara, Ireland December 22, 2017 Driven: Irish Inventors Aim to Make the Roads Safe – James McNamara, Ireland To celebrate five years of Daily Edventures, we’re sharing some of our favorite posts. This Daily Edventure was originally published on March 16, 2012. They call Lees meer overDriven: Irish Inventors Aim to Make the Roads Safe – James McNamara, Ireland[…]

Virtual tools help explore computer science and robotics in the classroom

Virtual tools help explore computer science and robotics in the classroom I am sure everyone enjoyed Computer Science Education Week and its amazing focus on enabling the students of today to create the world of tomorrow. We live in an amazing time of technological progress. Every aspect of our lives is being shaped by digital Lees meer overVirtual tools help explore computer science and robotics in the classroom[…]

Best of 2017: The educators who pioneered the new shape of STEM and computer science

Best of 2017: The educators who pioneered the new shape of STEM and computer science In 2017, we met educators who are taking a 21st century plunge into new ways of teaching, creating and coding – and in case you missed it all, we’d like you to meet these stars too. Whether its forging a new Lees meer overBest of 2017: The educators who pioneered the new shape of STEM and computer science[…]

What’s New in EDU: Best of 2017 and 10 top tech guides from educators

What’s New in EDU: Best of 2017 and 10 top tech guides from educators We look back on 2017 and pour water on a computer in our December episode of What’s New in EDU, a monthly round-up of the latest efforts and products from Microsoft Education. Don’t worry, the computer’s just fine and, no, we don’t Lees meer overWhat’s New in EDU: Best of 2017 and 10 top tech guides from educators[…]

The school that went the extra 100,000 miles for Skype-a-Thon

The school that went the extra 100,000 miles for Skype-a-Thon If you asked a teacher to describe Skype-a-Thon, what would they say? And if you asked the same question to students, how would they answer? Though their experiences would be completely different, one word that could easily come from both parties is “magical.” There aren’t Lees meer overThe school that went the extra 100,000 miles for Skype-a-Thon[…]

Enabling economic opportunity for Washington’s students

Enabling economic opportunity for Washington’s students As we close the year, I’m delighted to share some encouraging momentum from the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS), a unique public-private partnership that helps low- and middle-income students earn their bachelor’s degrees in the state’s high-demand science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and health care fields. Based on Lees meer overEnabling economic opportunity for Washington’s students[…]

Gartner report—Microsoft’s new vision for communications and collaboration in Office 365

Gartner report—Microsoft’s new vision for communications and collaboration in Office 365 In September, we announced a new vision for intelligent communications, where we bring comprehensive calling and meetings capabilities into Microsoft Teams, data and insights from the Microsoft Graph, and a strong roadmap of innovation to empower teams to achieve more. Teams will evolve as Lees meer overGartner report—Microsoft’s new vision for communications and collaboration in Office 365[…]

Microsoft Education Exchange comes to Singapore in 2018

Microsoft Education Exchange comes to Singapore in 2018 Following a hugely successful event in Toronto this year, next March sees the return of the annual E2 Educator Exchange, taking place in Singapore. As a country rated first in Maths and Science, and with a recent OECD-led study describing Singapore as having “the world’s best education system”, Lees meer overMicrosoft Education Exchange comes to Singapore in 2018[…]