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Microsoft Software Available to NYC Schools Families

posted Feb 4, 2016, 10:58 AM by Esther Keller   [ updated Nov 7, 2016, 7:20 AM ]
Students and families will be able to download Office 2016, Office for Mac 2016 and the Office 365 mobile apps available for Windows 10 tablets, iPhone, iPad and Android devices. All of these are part of Microsoft’s Office 365 Education offering and available to download from the website There is no cost for up to five (5) downloads on their personal computers, Windows or Mac, up to five (5) tablets and up to five (5) phones.
The free Microsoft products and features that will be available include:
  • Office 365 ProPlus on Windows: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Skype for Business, Access, InfoPath and Publisher installed on Windows
  • Office for Mac Professional 2016: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote
  • Office for iPad, iPhone, Android: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote
  • Cloud service
  • Office Online
  • Families will be able to claim a download by going to and entering either of the following: 1. Student’s date of birth AND a parent phone number, or 2. Parent email