EDU 967 Microsoft Office 365 Tools
Explores the Office 365 tools available to educators for collaborative learning and personalized instruction in both classroom and online settings. Explore information sharing and collaboration strategies using Outlook, Delve, OneDrive, O365 Video, and Sway. Utilize Office Mix interactive learning platforms for formative assessment and personalized learning.
This course provides a complete overview of Office 365 and how it can be used in an educational environment - both with students and with fellow educators and administrators. Course topics include Office 365, OneDrive, Teams, Skype for Business, OneNote, OneNote Class Notebook, Office Mix, Sway, Bing in the Classroom, Skype in the Classroom, and the Microsoft Educator Network. Participants will be fully immersed in the tools and resources as they complete course requirements, collaborate and communicate with each other and the course instructor.
*This course was designed for Windows PC users. If course takers do not have access to a Windows PC, accommodations can be made, but participants will not get the full experience of using Office 365 on any device other than a Windows PC. Participants should be sure to have access to a device running Windows 7 or greater with a working webcam and microphone.
*Participants in this course will have mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
PLEASE NOTE: This course is offered only during the spring semester. If there are no upcoming courses listed, please click on the contact link below to request notification when the next session has been scheduled.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I feel as if this course will help me to utilize the Office 365 tools more effectively and help me with some organizational aspects in my teaching.J.S., Special Education Teacher
I thought the course provided a very comprehensive look at Microsoft Office 365 Tools. The instructor was very knowledgeable about the information that we learned.J.S., Special Education Teacher
The fact that I can take what I learned and use it right away is great.K.C., Science Teacher
Very thorough course on all the great applications in Microsoft Office 365 with practical application of using them in your subject area.C.K.
very informative, learned a lotB.R., World Languages Teacher
This course was full of valuable informationS.S., Special Education Teacher
Once my district goes 1-1, I'll be in the lead.K.C., Science Teacher
I have 3 new ways to engage students that will be implemented immediately in the classroom with the opportunity to utilize more resources in the future.G.M., Librarian
Dianne Krause has been amazing to work with. She is knowledgeable, provides meaningful critique and feedback, is available for questions and responds quickly. Every assignment was designed to create resources for immediate use in the classroom and was fully reviewed by Dianne. I would recommend my colleagues take this course.G.M., Librarian
Gives many real life applications for the class room.E.T., Librarian
This is the hardest I have worked on any eduspire course and learned the most!S.C.
I enjoyed the course and felt like I learned a lot.M.V., Social Studies Teacher
The creation of tools using the various applications that can be transitioned directly into the classroom.G.M., Librarian
I loved all the resources and new learning toolsS.S., Special Education Teacher
Very challenging by extremely fair and practical.K.C., Science Teacher