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Microsoft in Education Day: Free Microsoft Tools for Teachers

Join us on July 22, 2021, for a full day of OK2Ask® workshops designed to introduce educators to ways they can use Microsoft Office Online to engage and make learning more inclusive for all students—no paid license required! Attend one session or all four (including an in-depth look at creating Digital Escapes!) and leave with practical, easy-to-implement strategies and tips for using free Microsoft tools in your learning environment.

OK2Ask Microsoft in Education (MIE) Day workshops are…

  • Hands-on, activity-driven workshops led by our Microsoft in Education Master Trainers.
  • Available in live (for credit) and archived (without credit) formats.
  • Accessible from any computer with an internet connection and web browser.
  • Suitable for all technology comfort levels.
  • Provided for FREE by TeachersFirst®, a service of The Source for Learning, Inc., a Microsoft in Education Global Training Partner.

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Thursday, Jul 22, 2021 | 10:00 AM ET - 1:00 PM ET

Looking for a fun and engaging way to teach a lesson? Digital Escapes made with Microsoft Office Online will fit the bill. Digital Escapes are online versions of immersive games where teams discover clues, solve puzzles, and accomplish tasks to escape from the game site.

Thursday, Jul 22, 2021 | 5:00 PM ET - 6:00 PM ET

Making a learning environment accessible for everyone is critical to a successful inclusive classroom. Teachers need to be able to create and deliver content and communications in a way that is accessible to each student. Fortunately, there are free technologies that do just that. Join us as we explore strategies and two free tools that facilitate an inclusive learning environment.

Thursday, Jul 22, 2021 | 4:00 PM ET - 5:00 PM ET

Empower students of every age or ability to improve reading, writing, and comprehension skills. Microsoft Learning Tools brings advanced accessibility options for a wide range of student needs with proven success in reading and writing achievement. See how this and other tools bring content to the student while removing barriers to learning.

Thursday, Jul 22, 2021 | 3:00 PM ET - 4:00 PM ET

Want to optimize instructional time and enhance learning? You’re in the right place. Discover easy-to-implement tricks and tips for Bing and Edge that increase accessibility and efficiency for teachers and students.

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 | 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM ET

Take advantage of PowerPoint Online and learn to create collaborative blended learning activities.

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 | 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET

Learn to create effective formative and summative assessments with Microsoft’s free, student-centered tools like Flipgrid, PowerPoint, Forms, and Sway.

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 | 3:00 PM ET – 4:00 PM ET

Use Flipgrid to create interactive, video-based scavenger hunts that get students moving and make them excited to show what they know.

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 | 11:00 AM ET – 2:00 PM ET

Get the knowledge you need to deliver remote or blended learning instruction this fall with Microsoft Teams. Engage in a series of immersive learning activities and help your students thrive, no matter where their learning happens.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 | 3:00 PM ET – 6:00 PM ET

Get the knowledge you need to deliver remote or blended learning instruction this fall with Microsoft Teams. Engage in a series of immersive learning activities and help your students thrive, no matter where their learning happens.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 | 12:00 PM ET – 1:00 PM ET

Take advantage of PowerPoint Online and learn to create collaborative blended learning activities.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 | 11:00 AM ET – 12:00 PM ET

Learn to create effective formative and summative assessments with Microsoft’s free, student-centered tools like Flipgrid, PowerPoint, Forms, and Sway.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 | 10:00 AM ET – 11:00 AM ET

Use Flipgrid to create interactive, video-based scavenger hunts that get students moving and make them excited to show what they know.