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Education is moving beyond the classroom. We have resources designed to help educators, students and families enable remote and hybrid learning

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Imagining a new era of education

Imagining a new era of education

The past 18+ months have fundamentally changed the education landscape. Schools are relying on technology in unprecedented ways, shining a light on the fact that solutions that were once “good enough” for learning, no longer meet the bar.  This moment presents a unique opportunity to reimagine how we can use technology to empower educators and […]

Microsoft Ireland

Microsoft Ireland

Empowering Innovation

Building a pathway to the Cloud through our new Skill Forward programme

Building a pathway to the Cloud through our new Skill Forward programme

The past year has demonstrated in a very real way the power of Cloud technologies. Put simply, without the Cloud, we would not have been able to work or learn from home over the past 18 months nor would we be witnessing the pace of digital transformation that is underpinning our economic recovery. Cloud technologies […]

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Head of Education, Microsoft Ireland

Ireland’s Future is MINE (and Yours!): The next stage of the Dream Space journey

Ireland’s Future is MINE (and Yours!): The next stage of the Dream Space journey

This week marks an exciting juncture in Microsoft Ireland’s Dream Space journey with the launch of the second series of Dream Space TV being made available on RTE.ie/Learn. The inaugural series was developed in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, which not only meant that pupils and teachers were suddenly and unexpectedly restricted from visiting the […]

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Head of Education, Microsoft Ireland

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Reimagining computer science in the curriculum: 4 resources to help educators start the journey

Our world is changing fast. COVID-19 pandemic has rapidly accelerated Digital Transformation and all business sectors and institutions have shifted to hybrid work and digital delivery. This has had a huge consequence on required job skills. According to analysis by LinkedIn and Microsoft, 149 million more digital jobs will be created by 2025, in fields […]

Vânia Neto

Vânia Neto

Education Skills Lead |Learning & Skills Specialist |Microsoft Western Europe

How FH JOANNEUM is preparing a new class of highly skilled professionals

How FH JOANNEUM is preparing a new class of highly skilled professionals

“Nowadays, if you want to pursue a career in medical informatics, you need to be highly skilled in software engineering, machine learning and more. Fortunately, that’s where the Microsoft courses are making the difference for me – helping me to start my learning journey and acquire the basic knowledge to later build expertise upon.” Daniel […]

Bibhas Bhattacharya

Bibhas Bhattacharya

Intelligent Cloud Business Group Lead

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Reimagining Uninterrupted Learning at Sacred Heart School in Tullamore

As students and teachers once again find themselves away from the classroom environment and learning from home, schools are again adapting to different ways of learning to ensure quality education continues. For the Sacred Heart School in Tullamore, Co Offaly, the staff and student body were well prepared to deal with this upheaval and continued […]

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Dr. Kevin Marshall

Head of Education, Microsoft Ireland

Reimagining education: From remote to hybrid learning

Reimagining education: From remote to hybrid learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has generated a torrent of individual and small-group responses as to how education could be transformed. We have found a groundswell of interest in the question, “How best to take advantage of the new opportunities arising from the disruption?” What people desperately need are opportunities to team up and find pathways of […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

Make remote learning work better for everyone. Find out how.

Make remote learning work better for everyone. Find out how.

Since the COVID-19 outbreak first hit China, our education customers in the country have done amazing things to keep students engaged while they transition to remote learning. From eLearning innovations, to keeping students’ spirits high with photo and cooking challenges – teachers and students have shown extraordinary resilience during this difficult time. Now, as the […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

How to enhance traditional teaching methods with Microsoft Teams

How to enhance traditional teaching methods with Microsoft Teams

COVID-19 has had a huge effect on the daily routines of millions of educators and students across the world. The Microsoft Education team has remained committed to helping everyone stay connected and engaged through remote learning. And now, as countries begin to emerge from the crisis, Microsoft is helping schools shift to ‘blended learning’ – […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

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Microsoft’s DreamSpace: Coming to Northern Ireland

Microsoft’s DreamSpace: Coming to Northern Ireland     When we opened the doors of DreamSpace in our Dublin campus in April 2018, our aim was to inspire children to unbox their ambition, spark their creativity, and supercharge their ideas so that they can create the world of tomorrow. We knew it would be successful and we […]

Kieran McCorry

Kieran McCorry

National Technology Officer

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Collaborate with Microsoft Teams and Transform your Organisation

Collaborate with Microsoft Teams and Transform your Organisation Today’s workplace is evolving, with companies at every level of industry adopting a digital culture. Although organisations may differ in the way they have integrated digital technology into their operations, there’s really no such thing as non-digital business anymore. With employees now on 2x as many teams […]

Shirley Finnerty

Shirley Finnerty

M365 Business Group Lead

Microsoft’s new quantum computing lab opens its doors to a world of possibilities

Microsoft’s new quantum computing lab opens its doors to a world of possibilities

A new Microsoft laboratory at the Delft University of Technology is the latest step towards making quantum computing a reality.

Leentje Chavatte

Leentje Chavatte

Microsoft, Data & AI and Digital Transformation

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