Microsoft Office 365 for Education

Microsoft has its own online, cloud-based education document sharing portal, based on its Office 365 service. While also free to educators, it is not as widely deployed as Google Docs.

However, things change quickly on the Internet, and Office 365 is definitely worth considering, especially if you ware already comfortable with Microsoft applications.

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G Suite vs. Office 365

An in depth article from ComputerWOrld UK compares the two offerings. Their take is that G Suite takes a minimalist approach, which makes it best for ease-of-use and getting everyone up-to-speed quickly, while Office 365 is feature rich and capable of processing complex documents and large amounts of data – which may not be a…  learn more

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Google Apps for Education vs. Microsoft 365 for Education

This September 2015 article looks at 8 key differences between Google Apps for Education (now called G Suite) and Office 365. The article is written more for tech geeks than the average educator, but brings up issues worth considering.  learn more

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Google Vs. Microsoft: Choosing Cloud Apps For Schools

This June, 2013 Infoweek article takes a look at two different school systems, and what factors went into choosing the products they did.  learn more

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Dive deep into learning with interactive lessons, earn professional development hours, acquire certifications and find programs that help meet your goals.  learn more

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Microsoft Office Templates

Look into an extensive collection of templates designed for every event or occasion. Bring your projects and ideas to life with a business plan template, or spread the word with a preformatted business card template. Wish that special someone happy birthday with a personalized birthday card template, or stay on task with a printable calendar…  learn more

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Office in Education

Microsoft's introductory page on their free Office for Education offering. Requires a school email address to get started. Scroll down past the Get Started form to learn more about Office 365.  learn more

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Simon Sez IT: Resource Center

Free learning resources to help you achieve your professional goals. In this Microsoft Word 2021/365 tutorial training course, we discuss the basics of using the Word application from creating and saving a new document to opening saved documents, as well as using Word document templates, formatting tools, and much more!.  learn more

Slides Mania

Free creative PowerPoint templates and Google Slides themes -Much more than presentations-  learn more

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What's Happening in Education

MICROSOFT LEARN EDUCATOR CENTER Explore new content available in Learn and topics trending in education.  learn more