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Igniting the Spark for a Career in Technology

June 3, 2019

Every young person should have access to the digital skills necessary...

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'Bot Builders and STEM Legends: Microsoft and FIRST Robotics Canada Empowering Teams to Succeed

March 18, 2019

Imagine building a 120-pound robot from scratch in only six weeks.

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Change in the Making: How Canada Learning Code & Code Mobile Workshops Empower Educators Across Canada

November 22, 2018

Limited access to digital skills threatens to widen the opportunity gap for access to 21st century skills. Making computer science education more accessible can help ensure young people are equipped with the skills required for the future.

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Hour of Code & Computer Science Education Week

November 12, 2018

We believe in a future where every young person has the skills, knowledge, and opportunity to succeed in a world that’s being transformed by technology.

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Microsoft and Actua: A Partnership with Purpose

June 4, 2018

For more than twenty years, Actua has been Canada’s leading outreach organization building capacity among Canadian youth in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.

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Right to Play’s PLAY Program Engages Youth in Play-Based Critical Thinking Activities

March 19, 2018

Over the past three years, Deserae Wycotte of the Williams Lake Indian Band, a First Nations community in British Columbia, has been focused on a mission “to instill an educational interest in youth at a young age, so they can keep that hunger in education.”

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International Women’s Day 2018

March 8, 2018

At Microsoft, we want to create a diverse and inclusive environment that empowers all people to achieve more.

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Microsoft Vancouver Empowering the Community to Do More Together

February 02, 2018

It’s just before 9am on a Monday morning, and the team at Microsoft Vancouver...

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Inspiring young people to pursue further studies and careers in the field of science, technology and engineering through running robotics competitions for school-age students.

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Preparing youth to be innovators and leaders by engaging them in exciting and accessible science, technology, engineering and math experiences that build critical skills and confidence.

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We envision a prosperous Canada in which all people have the knowledge and confidence to harness the power of technology to achieve economic and personal fulfillment.

Our mission is to design, deliver and partner on technology education programs for Canadians with a special emphasis on reaching communities that are underrepresented in the technology sector.

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Empowering children, teachers and parents with the skills we all need to thrive in a technology driven society.

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