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Microsoft Innovative Educator Day

Join us on Thursday, July 27 from 10 AM EDT to 5 PM EDT for a specially-customized Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Day. Learn more about Microsoft’s free, hottest tools, integrated with TeachersFirst illustrations to empower your students to achieve more!

Enjoy this full-day professional learning experience on your Windows 10 device, and learn how to maximize your use of Windows. Explore tools such as OneNote Class Notebooks, Docs.com, Microsoft Forms, and Sway. Learn how you can extend students’ learning experiences beyond the four walls of your classroom using Skype in the Classroom and the online Microsoft Educator Community. This session is for teachers at ALL technology comfort levels.**

Click here to register for this information-packed opportunity.

As a result of this session teachers will:

• Learn to use the many Microsoft technologies and resources that support student-centered learning;

• Experience hands-on activities and participate in best practice conversations for innovating teaching with Microsoft tools; 

• Create a Sway mini-portfolio showcasing their work to share with others; and 

• Earn a Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator badge.

Applicable ISTE-T standards (2008)*: 1A, 2A, 2B, 5A * The text of these standards is copyrighted. Please read the full text at ISTE’s NETS-T page.

OK2Ask sessions are hands-on, exploratory workshops. We strongly recommend that you attend using a computer with an updated browser (Chrome or Edge). Those attending on mobile devices may not be able to fully participate and therefore may not receive a certificate.

Please note: To be able to participate, you will need an active Microsoft or Office 365 Account. You can set up a free account here if you do not already have one either on your own or from your school division. In addition, you will need to be a member of the Microsoft Educator Community. If you are NOT currently a member of the community, access the site, click JOIN NOW and use either your Microsoft or Office 365 account. Create the base information for your profile. Finally, if you will be attending the session on an iPad, you will need to download the Microsoft Sway app from the iTunes Store.

Click here to see a schedule of all upcoming summer workshops.