Glow and Office 365

Introduction to Glow and Office 365 tools

Getting started with Glow and Office 365 to increase productivity and engage learners using a variety of free online resources available in Glow

  • How to access Glow and tools within Office 365
  • Overview of the Launchpads on RM Unify
  • How to find resources and other users in Glow
  • Creating, Sharing and Editing Office 365 documents
  • How to make the most out of OneDrive
  • How to access and use Immersive Reader accessibility tools


Engaging Students using Microsoft Team for Education

How to use Microsoft Teams to deliver assignments, grade work and differentiate material to students. Students can then access all lesson material electronically and submit work without the need for paper copies.

  • How to set up Microsoft Teams for Education
  • Overview of the interface and how to customise your Team space
  • How the conversation area works and how to add comments and stickers
  • How to add multiple tabs along the top and different channels
  • How to set assignments, provide feedback and grade student work
  • How to use Class OneNote Notebook
  • How to create and share quizzes and forms for student assessment
  • How to use third party apps like Kahoot in Teams

OneNote, the ultimate collaboration tool

Hands on session creating and customising OneNote

  • Navigate within the OneNote structure
  • Use OneNote tools effectively
  • Create lesson plans, assessments, and learning activities using various tools in OneNote
  • Create notebooks for student and teacher collaboration using OneNote
  • Create notebooks for collaboration between the staff members using the OneNote Staff Notebook app

Digital Storytelling with Sway

Hands on Sway session creating, sharing, collaborating and populating

  • Create a Sway from start to finish
  • Collaborate with others on a Sway
  • Share your finished Sway with others
  • Embed your Sway into a Wordpress Blog

Glow and Office 365 -

The Complete Works

Hands on session looking at all the free tools on offer within Glow and Office 365.

  • How to access Glow and tools within Office 365
  • Overview of the Launchpads on RM Unify
  • How to find resources and other users in Glow
  • Creating, Sharing and Editing Office 365 documents
  • How to make the most out of OneDrive
  • Creating and sharing Sways
  • How to access and use Immersive Reader accessibility tools
  • How to set up Microsoft Classroom
  • Overview of the interface and how to customise your Classroom
  • How to set assignments, provide feedback and grade student work
  • How to use Class OneNote Notebook
  • How to create and share quizzes and forms for student assessment


Skype in the Classroom

This session will give staff an overview of how they could use Skype in the Classroom.

  • How to access Skype in the Classroom via the Microsoft Educator Community
  • How to get started
  • How to set up a Skype Session and connect with others
  • How to find resources and help guides

Also a look at the different learning experiences available through Skype,

  • Virtual Field Trips
  • Mystery Skype
  • Skype lessons
  • Skype collaborations
  • Guest speakers

Finally, how to continue the learning after the Skype session and next steps.