Events

Join Connect (); // 2015—virtual event for developers

Last week, the Visual Studio team announced Microsoft’s primary fall developer event, Connect (); // 2015, on November 18 and 19 in New York City. As part of this event, the Office Extensibility team will host some very informative sessions for developers and IT decision makers, where we will make a series of exciting announcements.

OneNote

Learning adventures with the new Mystery Skype OneNote Notebook

Mystery Skype can bring this atmosphere to the classroom—a classroom that can include any age group, culture, race and country across the world. A wonderful and impressive resource is now available to document the skills and knowledge required and gained when using Mystery Skype in the classroom. Mystery Skype OneNote Notebook is now available for use on this brand new website: mysteryskypeonenote.com.

Office 365

Improved communications and tools help you stay better informed during service incidents

As an Office 365 admin, you play an important role in delivering the best possible productivity experience for your users and organization. We heard your feedback that receiving actionable communications that are timely, targeted and accurate during service incidents is essential. Based on this feedback, we made a number of improvements and we’d like to share this progress and announce the availability of two new capabilities: push notifications and programmatic…

OneNote

Microsoft OneNote certifications—a valuable credential for teachers, available at ISTE 2015

Certiport provides teachers an opportunity to prove mastery of OneNote by offering their Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) OneNote certification. According the blog by Certiport last week, “Microsoft certifications are valuable credentials to increase competence, productivity and credibility, while preparing teachers for success in the classroom.” The OneNote team is dedicated to furthering these goals by providing training and certification complimentary at the upcoming ISTE 2015 conference.