On today’s show, we’ll take a look at the new Office 2016 for Mac Preview, which brings together all the most recent updates for Office on the Mac. Kaberi Chowdhury demonstrates highlights of what’s new with PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook and even the newest member of the Office for Mac family, OneNote.
When adverse weather affects Ohio’s schools, often closing is the only option. Blizzard bags are online assignments delivered by individual schools that allow students to keep up with schoolwork while snowed in. Many teachers at the Washington County Career Center use the OneNote Class Notebook to manage their blizzard bag assignments, which must meet the same academic expectations and rigor as a normal school day.
Today we are pleased to announce that Office 2013 client modern authentication features have moved from private preview to public preview. This means the program is easier to join and production support is included for participants. Modern authentication brings Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL)-based sign in to Office 2013 Windows clients.
Sammamish High School is a public, neighborhood high school serving 950 students in a diverse suburb of Seattle. Students come from 53 different countries and speak 42 different languages. On the second day of school we distributed laptops with digital ink capacity to all of our students. We’re now six months into using laptops and OneNote Class Notebooks.
“Our educational philosophy at the Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) is deeply rooted in the culture of our country and we are committed to preparing our students for a modern, global workplace.” —Read about the role Office 365 plays in transforming education at Universitas Gadjah Mada in this post by Widyawan, PhD, director for the Directorate of Systems and Information Resources.
The move to the cloud often means a greater dependency on connectivity to the Internet. While Office 365 is architected to provide optimized experiences around the globe, there are tools IT administrators can use to help ensure the best performance. We demonstrate these tools and more on today’s show.
Due to popular demand from worldwide teachers, we have now translated the 10 interactive guides on found on OneNoteForTeachers.com into 5 common languages: Spanish, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, French and German. We hope this will help you become a better user of OneNote in the classroom wherever you are in the world.