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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

Drive innovation in education with Microsoft Power Platform

Drive innovation in education with Microsoft Power Platform

Join us to get an expert view on optimizing your processes and automating tasks using Microsoft Power Platform’s familiar tools.

Shilpa  France-Miller

Shilpa France-Miller

Microsoft Education, 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 basis knowledge to later build expertise upon.” Daniel […]

Vânia Neto

Vânia Neto

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

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Mittelschule Kirchdorf: Reimagining hybrid learning through digitalization

“What we really wanted to achieve was simplicity for both our students and our educators. Through our digitalization efforts, we’ve seen that using technology to complement traditional teaching and learning is an investment for the future, not just for children, but for everyone.” Martin Schnetzer, teacher and IT admin at Mittelschule Kirchdorf, Austria, reflects on […]

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Nine tips to make your remote lesson a success

Koen Timmers, Microsoft Expert Educator fellow and lecturer in Computer Science, explains how technology can support inspiring online education.

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Make remote learning effective and engaged with Microsoft Education resources

Not sure where to find the best online education resources? This article provides some excellent tips and points you in the right direction.

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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Ensure inclusive and accessible distance learning with free tools from Microsoft

Discover insightful content on how to create an inclusive classroom online – from educational materials and videos with quick tips to interactive guides and webinars.

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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IT Sligo: levelling the playing field in education with cloud technology

“When it comes to learning new technologies, having the space to explore and play around is very important. With the solution we’ve put in place, our students now have that possibility. They can learn in their own time, from anywhere.” Shaun McBrearty, Assistant Lecturer in Computer Science at IT Sligo is explaining how teaching and […]

Shilpa  France-Miller

Shilpa France-Miller

Microsoft Education, Western Europe

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4 reasons Citrix and Windows Virtual Desktop are better together for education

Educational institutions all over the world experience a huge transformation. We are all familiar with the impact of COVID-19 on digitization in education, but there are more challenges. The digitization challenges faced by educational institutions   Because of the measures against the COVID-19 pandemic, like lockdowns and social distancing, the trend of online or blended […]

Wouter Ouweneel

Wouter Ouweneel

Azure Busines Lead — Windows Virtual Desktop

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Microsoft and Open Cloud for Research Environments

Microsoft joins the OCRE framework to grant education and research institutions discounted Azure prices across 40 European countries. Microsoft announces the immediate availability of Microsoft Azure through the pan-European OCRE (Open Clouds for Research Environments) framework. OCRE makes powerful cloud-based services easily accessible for more than 10,000 European Research and Education (R&E) institutions. The OCRE framework aims to accelerate cloud adoption in the European research community, […]

Shilpa  France-Miller

Shilpa France-Miller

Microsoft Education, Western Europe

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PCOU Willibrord uses smart automation to define the future of education

“It’s all about teaching and giving time to the educators, so they can give time to the students. If we can make IT simple, that’s my purpose, my thing.” Peter Schep, ICT Manager at PCOU Willibrord Foundation, explains why he believes efficient IT is central to the learning and development of both educators and students. […]

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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3 key ways Microsoft Teams enriches higher education teaching and learning

Whether remotely, in class or hybrid , Microsoft Teams helps to simplify and structure higher education’s day-to-day digital environment – integrating seamlessly with all the solutions you’re already using. “My teaching is now entirely based on Teams. The interaction with students and the teacher is a better level than traditional teaching” – Pasi Vahimaa, Professor, […]

Carla  Gonzalez Fernandez

Carla Gonzalez Fernandez

Microsoft, Education

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