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Announcing the “Sway your OneNote love” contest winners - Microsoft 365 Blog

A month ago, we asked the Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Experts around the world to “Sway your OneNote love.” The MIE Experts were asked to use …

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9 Barriers to Personalized Learning And How We May Work Around Them

image from icanreadI didn’t know I was doing personalized learning when I first changed the way I taught. It wasn’t until I wrote about it in a blog …

Buy Speech Central: Text to Speech Suite

Rating:5/5<p>4/11/2016<p>Dunn<p>PC<p>Great app, but...<p>very unstable... extremely useful, but crashes almost every time I try convert an already existing document …

Microsoft brings new narration accessibility options to Office Online

Accessibility features in regular applications are now very much par for the course, but it's something of a different matter when it comes to online …

The battle of the translators: man vs machine

Once, machine translation was only possible in a galaxy far, far away -- from <i>Star Trek’s</i> Universal Translator to <i>Hitchhiker's</i> Babel Fish. But now that …

Intel's Compute Stick is a Windows 8.1 PC on an HDMI dongle

The Enterprise edition of Windows 8.1 has a feature called Windows To Go, which lets you build a portable version of the operating system that you …

Educators argue creativity just as important as literacy and numeracy in national curriculum

Educators are arguing for creativity to be taken just as seriously as literacy and numeracy despite a national curriculum review suggesting its focus …

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A Roadblock as an Opportunity #DigitalPortfolios

Digital Portfolios are becoming a “big thing” in education (as they should be), and people are starting to think about how this can change assessment …

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Collaborative Feedback Using OneNote

Business students are now in the process of completing their final summative evaluations. Learners are using personal technology devices to encourage …

It changes us.

I remember the moment in time when I learned how to copy and paste.My parents bought our family an Apple IIGS when I was in junior high school. It …

A Teacher’s Guide to using Microsoft OneNote Class Notebook Creator

<i>Guest Post by Tamara Sullivan - Microsoft Expert Educator</i><p>I have been an avid user of Microsoft OneNote in my classroom for years. I first started …

12 days of Mixes–day 9 - Microsoft 365 Blog

Next up in our 12 days of Mixes series, we recognize techniques that top TED speakers use are the same ones that will make any presentation more …

Project Spark for Xbox One and Windows 8.1 now has nearly 100,000 user-made levels

Project Spark, the game creation tool from Microsoft that was officially released in October for the Xbox One and Windows 8.1 platforms, now has …

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OneNote Class Notebook: making learning fun!

<i>This is a guest post from</i> Hélène Fyffe<i>, an undergraduate starting her final year at</i> Edinburgh Napier University<i>, having spent a year on placement …

Microsoft is Dumping Clip Art! What Are You Going To Do? | The Rapid E

Not sure if you saw the news, but Microsoft is going to dump clip art. In its place, you’ll have access to a Bing image search, which will be …

Deliver engaging lessons with Nearpod

<i>This is a guest post from</i> Hélène Fyffe<i>, an undergraduate starting her final year at</i> Edinburgh Napier University<i>, having spent a year on placement …

Microsoft opens up improved Sway Preview to everyone -- no more waiting list!

It has been a few weeks since Microsoft introduced us to the latest addition to the Office family -- Sway. In fact, as Microsoft points out, the …

Adobe Says Drawing Should Be Like Writing—A Skill We Teach Everyone

Michael Gough, like many other creative types, was one of those schoolkids who couldn't stop doodling. "I've been in trouble all my life because I'm …

Do it Wrong!

How to become a great artist.<p><b>Do it wrong.</b><p>Cartoonists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, we all get the same questions. And we all have boring, …

Storytellers have more fun.

“Great stories happen to those who can tell them.” —Ira Glass<p>We all want to be interesting. We want people to listen to us, to like us. We want them …

Ever tried. Ever failed.

Why failure is so important.<p>“I dont want to fail”, said a teacher in the audience. That reply to a proposal i made during a lecture today sparked a …