Is your school actively using technology to improve teaching and learning? Did you know that Office 365 is free for schools? Is your school using (or considering deploying) Office 365 for use in school administration and the classroom? Are your school leaders using technology to assist with school transformation? Would your school like technical support and professional development from Microsoft to make better use of your Microsoft technology for education?

If you have answered “yes” to these questions, consider signing your school up to be part of the Microsoft Schools Programme by Friday, 28 October 2016.

When we receive and approve your application to be a Microsoft School – you will receive Microsoft School status for demonstrating commitment to embracing technology to transform education and improve learning outcomes for students.

Through the Microsoft Schools programme your school would receive the following:

  • Technical support for getting Office 365 successfully deployed at your school.
  • Teacher professional development to ensure that it can be used effectively to provide a 21st century teaching and learning environment.
  • Opportunities to connect and share ideas with other schools in your region, across the country and globally.
  • Invitations to Microsoft in Education events.

Please apply to be part of the Microsoft Schools Programme by completing the application form by Friday, 28 October 2016.