At Microsoft we believe that providing quality education to the 1.4 billion students around the world is essential to the future of our society. Technology can expand the power of education and unlock the potential of students, educators and schools. To make this technology available worldwide we partner with education communities, delivering solutions, services and programs that help people learn.

March 18, 2014
Anthony Salcito, vice president of Worldwide Education, shares his closing thoughts from Microsoft in Education’s Global Forum and announces the award winners from the three competitions.


Microsoft reaffirms commitment to student privacy on day one of Microsoft in Education Global Forum
March 12
Microsoft’s biggest education event highlights the company’s commitment to student privacy and end-to-end, leading solutions for the classroom.
New Pearson apps for Windows 8 create digital personalize learning environment
Feb. 20
Microsoft and Pearson collaborate on new testing and readings applications for Windows 8.
Miami-Dade County public schools close education gap with Microsoft technology
Feb. 6
Fourth-largest U.S. school district boots up 1:1 initiative with Microsoft technology.
Microsoft and partners bring affordable technology to all US public school students
Feb. 4
Offer will drive more than $1 billion of savings with Windows-based devices.
Microsoft names 2014 Expert Educators and Mentor Schools
Nov. 7
Microsoft selects 250 educators and 80 schools globally for being leaders in innovation and paving the way for use of technology to improve learning and student outcomes.
EDUCAUSE: New Office student offer and work readiness findings
Oct. 15
IDC study identifies Office as a top skill for tomorrow’s best jobs.