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Microsoft aims to halve cybersecurity worker shortage through community colleges

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Microsoft President Brad Smith said the U.S.'s millions of community college students are an under-used resource to fill gaps in the workforce.

Universities don't want their students to upgrade to Windows 11 yet

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Potential compatibility issues with Microsoft's latest operating system are leading higher education institutions to warn against an immediate upgrade.

Penn State launches Microsoft single sign-on platform

by Emily Bamforth • 5 months ago

Pennsylvania State University leaders said the 18-month project struck a balance between security and accessibility.

McGraw Hill acquires SIMnet training platform developer

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

McGraw Hill has acquired the developer of SIMNet, a Microsoft Office 365 training tool the publisher distributed and marketed for years.

How Rush University accelerated scientific research with cloud

by EdScoop Staff • 9 months ago

Medical center at Rush University takes on more advanced research projects, and lowers costs to IT operations by adopting a scalable cloud platform.

How Kent State University made the leap to zero-trust security

by EdScoop Staff • 10 months ago

Kent State CISO Bob Eckman describes ‘red pill’ decision to align pace of KSU’s security development with its enterprise platform provider, Microsoft.

U. Houston partnered with Microsoft to build STEM career pipeline

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

A new partnership is hoped to educate students and professionals in Texas to prepare them for new career opportunities in technology fields.

How lesser-known Microsoft tools can enhance English-language learning

by Robert Low • 2 years ago

Commentary: Many useful tools for those learning English as a second language are already tucked away in apps commonly found on school computers.

There's a shortage of K-12 computer science education in the U.S., Microsoft survey finds

by Betsy Foresman • 3 years ago

Industry demand for tech workers is climbing, but new data shows computer science is conspicuously absent from K-12 curricula across the country.