Education
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OneNote transforms the way we work as a staff

OneNote transforms the way we work as a staff even before our school has opened. OneNote made it possible for us to collaborate, create Scheme of Work documents and collect resources. More importantly, it allowed for a change in mindset, a change in approach, with greater collaboration and communication at the center, which we believe will improve the quality of teaching and learning in the future.

Education
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Learning Tools are a game changer for my special education students

“Microsoft has invested not only money but a great deal of time to make our job as educators easier. They have given us a one-stop shop in Office 365 and a range of lesson tools such as PowerPoint and Sway. However, one of the most incredible tools they have designed is OneNote.” —Read more from Lauren Pittman, special education teacher at Holly Springs Elementary School in Georgia.

Sway
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Add videos, choose your viewing experience and tell your story in more languages on Sway!

Last month, we came out with the ability to create Sways right from your Microsoft Photos albums and breathe life to your photos through Living Images. Thanks to your continuous feedback, we’ve added several features over the past weeks to make Sways even easier to create and more engaging for viewers.

Education
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New updates for the OneNote Class Notebook add-in, including LMS assignment and grade integration

Now teachers can create and grade assignments in a OneNote Class Notebook, which is integrated with Learning Management Systems (LMS) or the new Microsoft Classroom. We are announcing over 25 partners that have committed to working with OneNote—with nine going live today—and many more coming soon in future updates to the OneNote Class Notebook add-in.

Education
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Education staff leaders—invite your colleagues to a OneNote Staff Notebook and get them free Office 365

Education staff in over 100 countries have been using OneNote Staff Notebooks to save time, get organized, collaborate more effectively and capture activities such as professional development and classroom observations. Today, we are pleased to announce that school leaders, teachers and education staff who do not have an Office 365 Education account can sign up for free and create OneNote Staff Notebooks for their schools.

Mechanics
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What’s new in Office add-ins + IT admin and deployment updates

Heading into the last day of Build 2016, we take a look at what the updates to the Office extensibility model and Office add-ins mean for IT admins. Jeremy Thake highlights new capabilities announced at Build for both developers and users while demonstrating new deployment options to get add-ins to users directly from the Office 365 admin portal.