OneNote has become one of the most popular note-taking apps as a result of hard work we’ve done to deliver a superior experience across all platforms. We even hear from Evernote users that they want to make the switch but that their notes reside in Evernote. Today, we are removing this barrier and are thrilled to announce a tool that will help you import your Evernote notes into OneNote.
We’ve been continuing to listen to teachers. Informed by working with a group of teachers, the OneNote team is pleased to release the customer preview of the Class Notebook add-in for OneNote. This add-in is localized and launching in 46 languages today, across 61 worldwide markets, so teachers around the world can try it out immediately.
February has been another busy month for releases across our Office clients on Windows, Mac, iOS and Android. There are a number of exciting new capabilities in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. In addition, we released the first cumulative feature update since the initial September release of the Office 2016 apps—otherwise known as the “Deferred Channel” build—for our commercial customers.
Office 365 Groups allows educators to foster collaboration for staff and professional development, enable streamlined communication among technology teams and departments, organize training and classes and much more. Today, Office 365 Groups is used by many school districts and universities to enable some of their core education scenarios.
“Liberating Genius: The First 20 Days” is a series of lessons developed by Angela Maiers offered free to educators by Microsoft in OneNote. This eBook’s lesson plans involve self-reflection, character-building, collaboration and the inspiring motto, “You are a genius and the world needs your contribution.” —Read part two of this three-part series by Tammy Dunbar on implementing the lesson plans and how Sway and OneNote can be powerful learning tools.