We are pleased to share a guest post written by Livia Mihai, of CYPHER LEARNING, a Microsoft in Education partner. The article below takes an interesting look at the need to make sure that any technological interventions within education have a solid basis in pedagogy, in order to impact teaching and learning.
CYPHER LEARNING is a company that specializes in providing learning management systems for the educational and corporate market. CYPHER LEARNING products are certified Microsoft partners and provide integration with the following Microsoft services: Single sign-on with Office 365, OneDrive, and OneDrive for Business.… Visit the author's original post
We are pleased to share this story from Microsoft in Education partner Ruler, all about their work with a secondary school in Derbyshire. Last month Ruler were one of the many partners exhibiting on our Microsoft Partner Campus at Bett 2017. Ruler Connect can also automatically create Active Directory and Office 365 users, assign licences, create and manage email distribution lists down to class level and push individual timetables for staff and students into the Office 365 calendar. For more information on how you can maximise Office 365 in your school, please visit http://ruler.co.uk.… Visit the author's original post
The next post in our BETT 2017 partner series comes to us from SalamanderSoft, who focus on integration services – helping Schools use the data they already have to provision, maintain and manage Active Directory, Office 365, SharePoint, and Exchange.
Find SalamanderSoft in the Microsoft Partner Campus at BETT 2017 (stand C300).
Getting on with teaching and learning in Office 365, with SalamanderSoft
Innovations within Microsoft’s cloud platform in 2016 and coming in 2017 have given schools and colleges an opportunity to deliver richer teaching and learning experiences, while reducing costs and complexity.… Visit the author's original post
BETT 2017 will see the return of Skooler and we invite you along to our stand in the Microsoft Partner Campus (C300).https://www.skooler.com/en/
Skooler offers expertise in using Office365 in the classroom alongside teaching tools such as personalised learning plans, medium and long term planning, absence/attendance registration, assignments and tests to name a few. Parents are kept up to date via the Parental portal. All the tools are safely hosted in the Microsoft Azure cloud.
Skooler Learning Management Tools
Making Office 365 relevant for education
Skooler is a Norwegian company that focuses 100% on ICT in Education.… Visit the author's original post
Ahead of next week’s BETT 2017 show at the ExCel, Gerald Haigh offers a rundown of who’s who in the Microsoft Partner Campus, and what you can expect to find dotted around Stand C300.
The Microsoft Partner Campus is an outward expression of the strong practical and creative two-way bond which exists between Microsoft and their partners, who are regarded as contributors to development as well as the ‘sharp end’ deliverers of solutions.
This year 21 partners, summarised below, have stands in the Campus, and in addition, a number of partners will contribute as speakers in the Campus Theatre.… Visit the author's original post
This year Stone are celebrating their 25th birthday, and so like a rolling Stone they’re taking to the road in a tech-packed 13.5m articulated lorry across the UK to celebrate.
Spanning 25 venues across 8 weeks from the 29th of March until the 19th of May, the tour aims to bring you a vision of the future of technology, excite you with some of the latest innovative tech and inspire you with the art of the possible.… Visit the author's original post
Op 17 november is er vanuit Microsoft een verkort activatie proces uitgerold, dat het makkelijker maakt voor klanten om Office 365, aangeschaft in Volume Licenties, te activeren.
In het nieuwe proces worden de product keys die de klant heeft afgenomen automatisch weergegeven, en hoeven deze niet meer handmatig te worden geknipt en geplakt.
Meer informatie over dit versimpelde proces is hier te vinden
Voor partners heeft deze nieuwe activatie-procedure tot onbedoelde bijwerkingen geleid.
Keys in VLSC zijn momenteel niet te zien en het gebruik van de Delegated Administrator-rechten kan nu niet worden ingezet om het activatie-proces namens de klant te voltooien.… Visit the author's original post
Met de laatste versie van Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus is een lang verwacht scenario ook mogelijk gemaakt, namelijk het gebruik van Office 365 op een Remote Desktop Server of op een computer die wordt gebruikt door meerdere mensen. Deze mogelijkheid heet “Shared Computer Activation”.
Shared Computer Activation is helaas niet mogelijk voor alle Office 365 producten. Alleen de volgende producten komen in aanmerking voor deze installatie:
Tevens is het helaas niet mogelijk om de Office 365 Shared Computer Activation te gebruiken op (virtuele) machines die draaien op shared hardware.… Visit the author's original post
In Education, the IT landscape is rapidly changing. Schools, colleges and universities need to provide IT more efficiently; supporting applications and services on-premise and in the Cloud, using modern devices. But what does it take to embrace modern IT and exploit its many benefits?
Join Oxford Computer Group and other HE organisations, for a free summit. You’ll hear how to support modern IT in education and learn how to develop your roadmap. With high profile speakers from Microsoft and a case study from Middlesex University, Oxford Computer Group’s eighth annual summit will be a highly valuable and informative event.… Visit the author's original post