Creating next-generation power management with Azure IoT

With graduation rates at 55%, educators at the Tacoma Public School District knew they needed to connect with their students to improve their educational prospects. But how?

With help from Azure Machine Learning, teachers were able to see which students were at risk of dropping out. This game-changing data analysis enables teachers to provide extra learning assistance to the students who need it most.

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Enabling Analytics for Improvement: Lessons from year 2 of Fresno’s Personalized Learning Initiative

The Fresno Unified School District is providing its students with a robust and adaptable education by implementing a Personalized Learning Initiative (PLI) in its schools, changing the way that students and teachers connect and collaborate.

By leveraging learning tools available in Microsoft Education technology, the PLI helps to improve student outcomes by creating a digital learning environment that facilitates student collaboration and creativity.

We want to help your school set its students on the path to success. Continue reading Enabling Analytics for Improvement: Lessons from year 2 of Fresno’s Personalized Learning Initiative

Customer story: City of Westminster College | What is voice?

At the City of Westminster College, Kabir is a student who is hard of hearing and communicates through an interpreter. The process is cumbersome. But when the school adopted Microsoft Teams, Kabir and his class started communicating effortlessly.

The modern workplace facilitates teamwork, and students like Kabir can now collaborate at levels not possible before. Your business can collaborate better by integrating similar tools.

We have the experience to help you streamline the adoption of a new collaborative solution. Contact us today to learn more on how we can help. Continue reading Customer story: City of Westminster College | What is voice?

Maximizing grant funding for your STEM initiatives

STEM jobs are growing and profitable, with STEM workers tending to outearn other fields by around 26%. However, investing in STEM technology and other resources is often unfeasible for district budgets.

Luckily, the value of STEM learning and technologies in schools is recognized by federal, state, and private grantmakers alike; meaning the dollars are out there if you know where to look.

Utilize this guide to sort through the overwhelming beginning of grant searches. Identify and nail the perfect application for the grant that best fits your needs, securing funding for incredibly valuable STEM technology and programs that will benefit all of your students. Continue reading Maximizing grant funding for your STEM initiatives

You Can Speed Grade Assignments With Microsoft Teams

Have you been curious about how technology might fit into your classroom?

In addition to providing a collaborative platform for students, Microsoft Teams can also dramatically speed up grading for teachers by allowing them to view, leave comments, and score assignments all within the program.

What other ways can Teams benefit your classroom? We want to help you find out. Contact us to learn more. Continue reading You Can Speed Grade Assignments With Microsoft Teams