IT MANAGERS MEET 2019admin
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The future of the educational system is a lot dependent on the integration of technology in the classroom environment. Seth AnandramJaipuria School, Lucknow hosted a IT MANAGERS MEET on 26th March’19 where IT Heads and educators from leading schools of Lucknow participated.The objective of the Meet is to provide an insight into Microsoft in Education programs, professional development opportunity & collaborate with IT heads.
The session began with a short introduction to Microsoft and its role in the world of education. MrsReetu Pandey, IT Faculty and Mr. Pankaj Rathore, our Senior Coordinator shared how the use of Office 365applications like Sway have benefitted the staff and students. They briefed the Resource Person Ms.MeenakshiUberoi, Founding Director,De Pedagogics of all our achievements in the field of Microsoft in the past two years. They also acknowledged the benefits of Gamification in Education through Microsoft Gamify tools like Minecraft Education Edition and Kodu.
Ms Meenakshi introduced the programs of Microsoft Office suite which are designed to meet the upcoming demands of students and teachers. She demonstrated the benefits of using Microsoft Edge as a web browser where one can open a web page and add additional notes and comments and save it in ones’ own One Note.
She also discussed about MASP license and its benefits in education institute.
The programs introduced are as follows:
1. Office 365 in Education (OneNote, Sway, Forms, Teams)
2. Microsoft Imagine Academy & MASP
3. Microsoft Intune – cloud-based enterprise mobility management tool
4. Minecraft Education Edition
5. Microsoft Edge Browser
6. Windows 10 and its utility.
The most exciting part of the workshop for the teachers was Mixed Reality feature of 3D paint.It was the part of VR.
The training ended with a photo session of the participants and trainer.