Accessibility and Digital Inclusivity Within Microsoft tools 

Virtual Event

11th February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
11th February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Discover the accessibility features built into Microsoft tools that support EAL and students who need additional support with their learning.

Type of Event: Webinar

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

In this session, you will be taken through a range of accessibility options when approaching teaching and learning with Office 365 and Microsoft tools.  We will cover: 

  • The Immersive Reader and how this can be used to support a range of learning needs. 
  • Authoring accessible content in PowerPoint (and other Microsoft tools.) 
  • Using PowerPoint Live, Rehearse with Coach and other online PowerPoint features. 
  • Using the dictate feature in Word and other Microsoft tools. 
  • Using auto-captioning in Microsoft Stream and Microsoft Teams. 

This session is aimed at educators who would like to know about some of the accessibility features within Office 365 and the ways in which they can promote digital inclusivity with their classes. It is intended for educators who have already started their journey using Office 365.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
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For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.

Recording and Sharing a Lesson (Asynchronously) with Microsoft Tools 

Virtual Event

10th February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
10th February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Explore how you can record your content and provide quality remote teaching following an asynchronous approach, removing the demands of live lessons.

Type of Event: Webinar

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

There are times when it is not practical to have a live lesson with students. In this session, you will be shown the different tools available to pre-record a lesson and share with your students.

We will :

  • Review how to record a PowerPoint lesson
  • The different ways to share and distribute that recording to your classes using tools such as Microsoft Stream and Microsoft Teams.

This session is intended for educators who have already started their journey using Office 365 and Microsoft Teams.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Samantha O’Leary 

Sam is a former English teacher and head of department, with fifteen years of experience as a teacher and over twenty working in education. 

As a senior consultant for Tablet Academy UK, Sam now provides training, consultancy and advice on adoption and best practice for embedding the use of technology for teaching and learning.  She also provides training and guidance for non-teaching staff, as well as providing training and adoption support for staff working for local and national government. 

Sam can often be found presenting on behalf of Microsoft and is an MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified  Educator. 

Meetings and Live Lessons in Microsoft Teams 

Virtual Event

9th February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
9th February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Explore the different ways to schedule a live lesson and best practice pre, during and post-delivery.

Type of Event: Webinar:

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

This webinar will outline the practical steps for creating and delivering a live lesson using Microsoft Teams. You will also be shown how you can make the session more engaging using some of the wider Microsoft and popular 3rd party apps.

You should attend this session if you are an educator looking into delivering live lessons with your students or have just started that journey.

Participants are expected to have prior knowledge of using Microsoft Teams and understanding of the collaborative nature of Teams and channels.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.

Using Stream to Share Video Content with Students  

Virtual Event

8th February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
8th February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Discover how easy it can be to create and share video instructions with your students, and how you can integrate this into your assignments and class teams.

Type of Event: Webinar:

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

In this session, we will explore the power of using Microsoft Stream to share videos with groups of students or a whole Team.

We will explore:

  • How to upload a video to Stream
  • Enable the automatic transcript for uploaded videos and therefore the live captions
  • Creating a Stream channel
  • Adding interactivity
  • Permission settings
  • Sharing a Stream playlist/channel to a Team

This session is aimed at educators who have limited knowledge of Microsoft Stream and would like to explore how they can make a practical start to using this powerful tool with their class.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.

Using Assignments in Microsoft Teams 

Virtual Event

4th February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
4th February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

From the basics of how to set an assignment in Teams, to advanced controls and examples of best practise. Essential for remote learning.

Type of Event: Webinar

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

With Hybrid learning becoming the norm, setting asynchronous activities in a structured manner is one of the key elements to successful digital Teaching and Learning.

In this session, we will look at how to use the Assignments app within a class team

  • To give guided instructions for asynchronous student work
  • Include reference materiel
  • Working with an assessment grid (Rubric)
  • Assignment settings including due dates, close dates and notifications
  • The feedback loop

This session is ideal for educators who have just started using the Assignments app in Teams and would like to know more about its functionality and workflow.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Samantha O’Leary 

Sam is a former English teacher and head of department, with fifteen years of experience as a teacher and over twenty working in education. 

As a senior consultant for Tablet Academy UK, Sam now provides training, consultancy and advice on adoption and best practice for embedding the use of technology for teaching and learning.  She also provides training and guidance for non-teaching staff, as well as providing training and adoption support for staff working for local and national government. 

Sam can often be found presenting on behalf of Microsoft and is an MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified  Educator. 

OneNote Class Notebooks (Digital Exercise Books) 

Virtual Event

3rd February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
3rd February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

How to set up and manage a digital exercise book for your students. A live OneNote Notebook where you can share worksheets, collaborate, monitor progress and provide instant feedback.

Type of Event: Webinar

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

In this session, we will explore what Class Notebook is and why you should use it.   We will look at an outline of how to set up your notebook, best practice around the architecture of your notebook and a look at the type of content you can embed into your Class Notebooks.  We will also look at how to distribute, collect and review student work as part of an assignment in your class team.

This session is aimed at educators who have limited knowledge of Class Notebook and would like to explore how they can practically start to use this powerful tool with their class.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
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For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Samantha O’Leary 

Sam is a former English teacher and head of department, with fifteen years of experience as a teacher and over twenty working in education. 

As a senior consultant for Tablet Academy UK, Sam now provides training, consultancy and advice on adoption and best practice for embedding the use of technology for teaching and learning.  She also provides training and guidance for non-teaching staff, as well as providing training and adoption support for staff working for local and national government. 

Sam can often be found presenting on behalf of Microsoft and is an MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified  Educator. 

Microsoft Forms and Quizzes 

Virtual Event

2nd February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
2nd February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

Tickets

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Learn how to build the use of Microsoft Forms into remote learning. Create surveys and quizzes or manage your assessment.

Type of Event: Webinar:

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

Forms for collecting data is a great way to collect information in a self-paced learning environment.

In this session we will explore:

  • The difference between a form and a quiz
  • How to create a quiz
  • Some of the settings in a quiz
  • The different ways to share a quiz with students
  • Sharing the class summary of the results of a form or quiz with the class
  • Using a quiz as part of an assignment
  • Using a Poll in a channel or in a live meeting.

This session is aimed at educators who have some knowledge of using Microsoft Forms and would like to see how they can embed this tool within their class in a way they may not have already used before.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.

Understanding Channels in Microsoft Teams 

Virtual Event

1st February 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
1st February
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Get your channels in order and working for you. Learn about channel settings, managing (moderation), Tabs (notes, websites and other resources), private channels

Type of Event: Webinar:

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

In this session, we will look at the differences between a normal channel and a private channel.

We will look at some of the control teachers have inside of channels such as:

  • Moderation and giving some students access to starting conversations and even replying to conversations
  • Notifications settings for channels
  • An overview of the Tabs in channels
  • Channel meetings in specific channels.
  • Using emojis to make your channels stand out

This session is intended for educators who wish to explore the purpose of having different channels and how to manage these new spaces.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.

Managing Files in Microsoft Teams 

Virtual Event

28th January 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
28th January
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Managing files for communication and collaboration including version history, class materials, tabs to external files and more. 

Type of Event: Webinar:

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

In this session, we will look at how educators can use the files area within their class teams for students to collaborate on. We will also look at how you can use the class materials folder to host resources that can not be edited by members of the team.

We will also look at how you can generate communication around those files in the channel posts effectively as well as how to link to specific files using the posts and tabs.

Finally, we will look at how version history and tracked changes could save you time and track student contribution within collaborative documents.

This session is intended for any educators who wish to understand how to use files within their Team channel areas.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.
For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Samantha O’Leary 

Sam is a former English teacher and head of department, with fifteen years of experience as a teacher and over twenty working in education. 

As a senior consultant for Tablet Academy UK, Sam now provides training, consultancy and advice on adoption and best practice for embedding the use of technology for teaching and learning.  She also provides training and guidance for non-teaching staff, as well as providing training and adoption support for staff working for local and national government. 

Sam can often be found presenting on behalf of Microsoft and is an MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified  Educator. 

How to use Posts and Announcements in Microsoft Teams

Virtual Event

26th January 2021 @ 3:30 pm 4:30 pm GMT

Details

Date:
26th January
Time:
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm GMT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
Website:
Microsoft Teams

Organiser

Tablet Academy
Phone:
01952 567450
Email:
info@tablet-academy.com
Website:
https://tablet-academy.com

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About the Series:

Microsoft is teaming up with education training specialist Tablet Academy to deliver a series of events aimed at supporting school leaders and classroom educators to further embed and benefit from the features provided by Microsoft tools. The focus of these events is to help institutions looking to develop both their in-class delivery and remote programmes.

Event Summary:

Ideal for educators new to Microsoft teams, or for educators delivering Remote Learning who may be looking for tips and best practice.

Type of Event: Webinar

A 1-hour Teams Live event with an unlimited number of participants. These events will include presentations and, where appropriate, live demonstrations, followed by 15-20 minutes of Q&A.

Session Overview:

Ever wanted to create posts that stand out? Or create a space where only the class teacher can post? Perhaps post the same content into multiple channels?  This session you will see how a post can be customised to included a banner, linked to multiple channels (perhaps the same post to several class teams) and moderated.

You will be shown how a teacher can create these effective posts and what that would look for a student. You will also be shown how to moderate your channels to control who can post and where.

This session is intended for educators at any level who want to develop a more structured and controlled way to make announcements and posts with their classes.

How to join?

To join these events, please order one of the free tickets. 
You can then return back to this page to find a new ‘Join’ button appear available for yourself for when the events start. If the button is not visible, please return closer to the event start time.

For any further questions, please contact us via e-mail: [email protected]

About your Trainer:

Omar Saleh 

Omar is a former Mathematics teacher and Innovative Technology lead for Teaching and Learning, with 13 years of teaching experience and over 15 years working in the Education Sector. 

With a passion for practical and innovative uses of technology to improve workflows and create a positive and constructive environment for Teaching and Learning, Omar provides consultancy for schools and hands-on training for teaching and non-teaching staff. 

Omar has a wealth of experience with Microsoft products; he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MIE Expert, MIE Master Trainer and Microsoft Certified Educator.