There's a shortage of K-12 computer science education in the U.S., Microsoft survey finds
Industry demand for tech workers is climbing, but new data shows computer science is conspicuously absent from K-12 curricula across the country.
As tech giants focus on accessibility tools, the equation changes for education
Costs and ease of use improve as Microsoft and other companies expand features and promote them.
Schools find a classroom translation tool has benefits for reaching parents, too
A standard piece of Microsoft's education suite is being adapted for use in communicating with communities whose native language is not English.
Future Farmers of America, Microsoft to develop tech-based agricultural curriculum
The three-year partnership with Microsoft aims to bring agricultural education into the 21st century. It will kick off at the FFA's annual convention in October.
Microsoft announces smaller, more affordable Surface device
At 1.15 pounds and 10 inches, the Surface Go is made to fit comfortably in a backpack but offer the full performance of a laptop.
Microsoft to invest $1.5 millions in Computer Science Teachers Association
The investment will act as "seed money" for the K-12 association and will be distributed over three years, Microsoft officials said.
Microsoft announces grant program for 'mixed reality' headset technology
The Limitless Libraries Fund, which was announced at ISTE 2018, will be open to public, middle and high school libraries.
GitHub announces new workforce-minded education bundle for schools
GitHub looks to give students and teachers free access to tools used by professionals in the computer science field.
Microsoft acquires classroom video platform Flipgrid
Flipgrid, used in more than 20 million classrooms around the globe, will now be free for schools.