An overview of the Computing Curriculum is followed by a deeper dive into how it can help engage your students, including practical classroom examples
This course looks at the use of Kahoot! to create interactive quizzes which keep students engaged and motivated. This course will be introducing the use of how to create interactive quizzes with Kahoot, a game based learning tool which is effective and simple to use.
This course has been developed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. You will be able to print a certificate of completion for your records..
This course has been developed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Learn to communicate effectively using Gmail and Hangout Chat.
This is an introduction to OneNote Class Notebooks; how to distribute pages to students and provide feedback.
This course is designed for individuals looking to utilise the power of Delve within an organisational tenancy of Office 365. The purpose of this course is to introduce the key features and how these can support productivity.
This course is designed for existing users of the traditional desktop version of Microsoft Excel. The purpose of this course is to introduce the key features of Excel Online and how these integrate into Office 365 and Excel 2016 or later.
This course shows how to create and share a form, before collecting and analysing the results.
Microsoft Forms allows users to easily create surveys, quizzes, and polls. These can then be shared with audiences via a simple web-link and results automatically collated and exported to an Excel spreadsheet. This in-depth course will take you through all you need to know to effectively create and share a form, before collecting and analysing the results.
Using the Google Calendar and Tasks apps within G Suite
Getting started with Google Forms to create surveys and quizzes
An introduction to Google Drive and effective working in the cloud - This course gives a detailed introduction into how to start working effectively in the cloud using Google Drive.
An understanding of how groups can improve collaboration and communication within an organisation.
Microsoft Groups support the various teams at work in any organisation. This course is an introduction to the key features including creating groups and using them to discuss, and share files and collaborate.
OneDrive gives access to files wherever you are. It is integrated to Microsoft Office to automatically sync documents to your computer so you can work when offline.
OneDrive is a cloud based file storage solution that gives you access to your files wherever you are. It is integrated into Microsoft Office and with the new Files On Demand architechture you can choose which files to automatically sync to your computer so you can work on them even when you are offline.
This course demonstrates the benefits of working in a cloud environment and how to correctly share files within your organisation.
This course demonstrates how to create notes that can be shared with colleagues and combined with other tools such as your calendar.
In this course we explore Microsoft OneNote, a digital notebook made up of pages of typed or handwritten notes. To each page we can insert images, drawings, tables of information, files, online video clips or audio recordings. The pages in a OneNote notebook are organised into sections, in the same way you file a page in a ring binder using dividers. A notebook can be a private to you, or a space for collaboration shared over the Internet with others you choose to work with. When you work on a page it saves automatically, with versions of the page kept so you can compare or restore earlier copies. Each page is like a canvas that will scroll down or to the right for a far as needed. Clicking anywhere on the page allows you to add to the page making OneNote a flexible application to create, organise and share notes.
This course outlines the risks posed by the internet and shows you how to keep you and your students safe online.
In this course you’ll learn how to access email, contacts and calendar anywhere, anytime, on any device.
In this course you’ll learn how to access email, contacts and calendar anywhere, anytime, on any device. Discover how to navigate Outlook for the Web sending email, setting up meetings and organising with tasks. The course also includes advanced features, such as shared calendars.
This course provides a basic overview of how you could use SharePoint in a workflow using other Office 365 applications.
SharePoint is for secure collaboration, where team members, inside and outside an organisation, share files, news, resources and messages. This course provides a basic overview of how you could use SharePoint in a workflow using other Office 365 applications.
This course introduces key features of PowerPoint Online in Office 365 and how it links to desktop version PowerPoint desktop.
This course is designed for those familiar with the traditional desktop version of Microsoft PowerPoint. It introduces key features of PowerPoint Online in Office 365 and how it integrates with the desktop version of PowerPoint.
Skype for Business is for online meetings to support collaboration. This course takes you through communicating with Skype for Business by text, voice and video calls.
This is an introduction to the key features of Windows 10 and how it can increase productivity.
This course is an introduction to the key features of Yammer to increase productivity.
This course is an introduction to the key features of Yammer, the networking platform that can enhance communication and productivity in your organisaton.
This course introduces the key features of Word Online and how they integrate with Office 365 and the desktop version of Word.
Book Creator is the easiest way of producing ebooks in the classroom. This course gives an overview of how to use Book Creator, and practical applications for the classroom
eBooks are a great way of producing multimedia projects in the classroom and then publishing them easily, enabling them to be read by an authentic audience. This course introduces Book Creator – a fully featured, yet easy to use publishing tool which can be used on iPads, Chromebooks and internet browsers.
A Guide created for parents of students that have started their journey using Microsoft Teams and class teams.
This course is intended for parents of children who will be using Office 365 for communication and collaboration with their peers and teachers. The main focus of this course is to introduce parents to Microsoft Teams and to have a broad understanding of how they can support their children.
A short course to introduce the Office 365 interface and how to find your way around.
Office 365 is a cloud-based service which provides online access to a wide range of integrated applications. This course is designed as a brief introduction to the Office 365 interface and how to find your way around.
Stream is a video service where people in an organization can upload, view, organize and share videos securely.
A selection of videos shared and accredited by Microsoft to be brought together to help create a course to promote the Microsoft Tools that can support home learning.
This course comprises of tips to help you develop your knowledge of using Microsoft Teams to support home learning.
The videos are copyright Microsoft Education and can also be found on YouTube. Microsoft have given Tablet Academy permission to use these videos.
This course is designed to give you an introduction to iPads and how they can be used in an educational environment.
An introduction into iOS features and some apps which are especially beneficial to the learning of younger pupils.
This course will introduce the functionality features of the iPad which works really well with Early Years Foundation stage.
This course demonstrates how to add rich content to PowerPoint slideshows, record and distribute them.
Narrations, annotations and timings can enhance a presentation and help engage and maintain a students interest. By using your devices microphone and webcam you can record your PowerPoint presentation and capture narrations, slide timings, laser pointer motions and inking as well as allowing you to talk to camera and maintain your front of class presence.
After you have made the recording, you can present it to your student’s via your choice of pathways depending on your need for interactivity and whether you require your students to have cloud access to the file.
This course is both those new to Microsoft Teams, and for those who want to further develop their skills in this excellent tool for classroom use. It covers the essentials of using the system, and also for using it for flexible delivery and class collaboration.
This course will show you how to use Minecraft in the classroom to excite and motivate students learning
This course is overview of how Minecraft can be used to teach a range of subjects to engage students.
This course looks at the uses and applications of Pic Collage in the classroom.
This course will be introducing the uses of Pic Collage in the classroom, covering how the immersive reader can help make the office package more accessible for those who require additional support. You will also discover how to use the Office lens tool using iPads and how other microsoft accessible features are included in the edge browser.
Popplet is a simple and powerful brainstorming app that can help gather together and organise ideas. This course gives an introduction to using Popplet in the classroom
This course will be introducing the uses of the Popplet app in the classroom.
An introduction to the use of technology in the classroom to support literacy and language teaching.
This course will provide an introduction in using technology to support Literacy in the classroom. It takes learners on a journey from planning through producing and on to publishing their work.
This course looks at ways in which pupils and students can use Office 365 to help them overcome barriers to learning.
This course will be introducing the accessibility features included within Office 365. It focusses on how the Immersive Reader feature can help make the Office package more accessible for those who require additional support. You will also discover how to use the Office Lens tool using iPads and how other Microsoft accessible features are included in the Microsoft Edge browser.
In these videos we will be going over how to sign in and redeem the Tablet Academy achievement codes on the Microsoft Educator Centre.
When you attend and complete training with Tablet Academy, you may have received an achievement code that can be redeemed on The Microsoft Educator Centre. In these videos we will be going over how to sign in and redeem the Tablet Academy achievement codes. To access the Microsoft Educator Centre please follow: www.education.microsoft.com