Wales to give schools free access to Microsoft 365

Wales to give schools free access to Microsoft 365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 March 2019

Investment will help around 467,000 young people access technology and reduce costs

Microsoft 365 Education will be available from 1 October

Microsoft 365 Education will be available from 1 October
By Lindsay James | 28 September 2017

The solution brings together Office 365, Windows 10, Enterprise Mobility + Security and Minecraft

“It is our duty” to update learning, says Angela Merkel

“It is our duty” to update learning, says Angela Merkel
By Lindsay James | 30 August 2017

Merkel highlighted the need for improved learning practises at this year’s Gamescom conference 

Microsoft backs government plans to get more kids coding

Microsoft backs government plans to get more kids coding
By Lindsay James | 26 June 2017

£1.3 million Cracking the Code initiative will help children in Wales prepare for the jobs of the future 

Why the UN has chosen Minecraft to help it develop public spaces

Why the UN has chosen Minecraft to help it develop public spaces
By Lindsay James | 23 June 2017

The Block by Block programme is enabling residents to improve public spaces around the world

Microsoft releases Windows 10 S for educators and students

Microsoft releases Windows 10 S for educators and students
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 May 2017

The new streamlined operating system, Windows 10 S, promises to improve security and performance

Minecraft: Education Edition to be released in November

Minecraft: Education Edition to be released in November
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2016

Feedback from thousands of teachers and students has helped shape the new release

Microsoft offers educators early access to Minecraft: Education Edition

Microsoft offers educators early access to Minecraft: Education Edition
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2016

The special edition, which includes lesson plans, allows up to 30 students to collaborate  

Microsoft invests in new version of Minecraft for the classroom

Microsoft invests in new version of Minecraft for the classroom
By Lindsay James | 22 January 2016

New and expanded version of Minecraft will empower teachers, says Microsoft’s Anthony Salcito


Microsoft launches new Minecraft site for educators

Microsoft launches new Minecraft site for educators
By Rebecca Lambert | 01 July 2015

New Minecraft site and Office 365 Education services have been revealed at ISTE 2015