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Devices, Mobility, and Apps for Learning

  • Devices for learning
  • Tools and apps for learning
  • Training and professional development for teachers
  • Solutions for device manageability
  • Manageable solutions
Empower education with powerful devices, tools and apps for learning, and training for teachers
Powerful devices for learning

Create dynamic learning experiences in and outside of the classroom with devices that deliver the power of a PC and the mobility of a tablet. Request a classroom seminar to see how technology can enhance student learning.

Add apps to the lesson plan

Explore hundreds of education apps for Windows 8 take the learning experience to the next level.

Unleash the power of the ultimate classroom collection

Office 365 free for education , Skype , OneNote for creating digital notebooks, and OneDrive for saving and sharing files in the cloud, are all inspiring students to consume, create, and produce knowledge.

Delivering secure, online assessments

Educators face the challenge of building the test delivery system and implementing exams and assessments on locked-down devices that were created to be open for consumer-use scenarios versus online assessments. To solve this problem, Microsoft partners with AssistX, Pearson Education, and the American Institutes for Research. The AssistX TestPolicy App , a first-of-its-kind app for Windows 8 that provides a best-in-class testing experience, and offers the easiest way for educators to effectively lock down Windows devices and administer online assessments. With a single click, this app seamlessly shuts down all open applications and locks testing devices, preventing students from accessing anything but the test. Read more about managing the digital classroom and online assessments in the United States.

Technical skills for students

Help students develop valuable technical skills with Microsoft IT Academy and Dynamics in the Classroom.

Empower educators with great training and professional development

Microsoft provides online and in-person training for educators who want to develop a deeper understanding of how to integrate technology to enhance teaching and learning experience.

Manage all mobile devices, services, tools, and more with manageability solutions that help keep your school running and students safer

Using Windows Intune and System Center 2012 R2 schools let manage everything -- including the devices that students and staff bring and to critical applications and services -- all while maintaining security, compliance, and keeping data private. Find out more on the Windows Intune Trust Center and Office 365 Trust Center.

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