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Microsoft IT Academy Jocelyn Paul IT Academy Deployment Microsoft Learning Microsoft IT Academy Program

Microsoft IT Academy Jocelyn Paul IT Academy Deployment Microsoft Learning Microsoft IT Academy Program Tribal Education Conference November 29, 2012

What? The Microsoft IT Academy Program is a complete technology education solution connecting students,

What? The Microsoft IT Academy Program is a complete technology education solution connecting students, teachers, employers and local communities through a life‐long learning model of leading‐edge technology skills development. It was developed to bridge the gap between education and the real‐world Why? Who? by equipping students with the IT skill sets they need for successful careers in today’s technology centered job market, and providing professional development resources for educators. Membership is open to public or private K‐ 12 schools, vocational schools, correspondence schools, junior colleges, universities, or scientific/technical schools that are institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency nationally recognized by the U. S. Secretary of Education.

The Microsoft IT Academy program provides students the technology skills they need to be

The Microsoft IT Academy program provides students the technology skills they need to be successful in college and a career. Skills that enable them to collaborate, communicate, and be critical thinkers, innovators, problem solvers and citizens of a global economy.

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS Jobs requiring IT skills (%) 2012 ‐ 2020 US Bureau of Labor

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS Jobs requiring IT skills (%) 2012 ‐ 2020 US Bureau of Labor Statistics More than 50% of today’s jobs require some technology skills, and experts say that percentage will increase to 77% in the next decade.

IT SKILLS GAP 6 Jobs requiring IT skills (millions) There are several studies that

IT SKILLS GAP 6 Jobs requiring IT skills (millions) There are several studies that suggest there will be a significant gap in the next 5 to 10 years between the demand for and supply of IT professionals with the right technical skills. YEAR 2020 5 4 3 2 1 0 IT Jobs Qualified Candidates IDC Data

Best Practice: WASHINGTON STATEWIDE ADOPTION 2010‐ 2011 Number of MOS certifications Number of Certification

Best Practice: WASHINGTON STATEWIDE ADOPTION 2010‐ 2011 Number of MOS certifications Number of Certification Attempts Active ITAs 2011‐ 2012 Planned 2012‐ 2013 443 4, 036 8, 072 0 14, 000 28, 000 <10 164 500 “The Microsoft IT Academy is a game‐changer for the entire state. It will put Washington at the forefront in helping students prepare to enter the twenty‐first century workforce. ” ‐ Randy Dorn Superintendent of Public Instruction, Washington State

Florida’s Success

Florida’s Success

MEANWHILE, TEACHERS… Need a flexible solution for teaching IT that meets the needs of

MEANWHILE, TEACHERS… Need a flexible solution for teaching IT that meets the needs of the 21 st century workplace Ensure students are skilled for life with the skills that need for employability Don’t have time to develop and keep curriculum current and relevant Need to get and keep students interested and engaged Need to keep pace with industry demands and trends Need to differentiate the institution to attract students Teaching old technology Professional development needs for teachers despite shrinking budgets

ITA Program Benefits Empowering academic institutions to help students achieve industry recognized skills and

ITA Program Benefits Empowering academic institutions to help students achieve industry recognized skills and reach their career potential through high‐quality training and certification.

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits Summary For every tribal high school – free • Curriculum

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits Summary For every tribal high school – free • Curriculum : : • Digital Textbooks • Lesson Plans • Lab Resources : : • Lab Software – Office + FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS Validate Curriculum Curriculu E‐ Knowledg m for all m Learning e Resources Lab Resources • Professional Development : : Demonstrate Academic Pricing on Career development Beginner to advanced MCT Competiti Validate Professional Digital Certificati Curriculu Profession Certification Low cost academic Commitment Logos and Certificati Test FAQ Training Lesson Faculty Staff E‐ E‐ spectrum Students Development MCP exam Vouchers path for ongoing full Members ve Edge Knowledg Literacy on Starter m for all al pricing Posters on Banks Plans reference Learning technology curriculum skills hip e Kit Resources Developm ent • Certification : : Academic Pricing on Career development Beginner to advanced Partnership with Low costand academic Resources Partnership MCP exam Vouchers path for ongoing full spectrum Microsoft pricing technology curriculum skills • Teaching with Technology • Certification Vouchers • Digital Library – 700+ books • 500+ Vouchers

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS • Curriculum • • Lab

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS • Curriculum • • Lab Resources Professional Development Certification Resources and Partnership Validate Curriculum Curriculu E‐ Knowledg m for all m Learning e Resources Lab Resources Demonstrate Academic Pricing on Career development Beginner to advanced MCT Competiti Validate Professional Digital Certificati Curriculu Profession Certification Low cost academic Commitment Logos and Certificati Test FAQ Training Lesson Faculty Staff E‐ E‐ spectrum Students Development MCP exam Vouchers path for ongoing full Members ve Edge Knowledg Literacy on Starter m for all al pricing Posters on Banks Plans reference Learning technology curriculum skills hip e Kit Resources Developm ent Academic Pricing on Career development Beginner to advanced Partnership with Low costand academic Resources Partnership MCP exam Vouchers path for ongoing full spectrum Microsoft pricing technology curriculum skills

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX The Microsoft Digital Literacy curriculum provides essential computing skills for

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX The Microsoft Digital Literacy curriculum provides essential computing skills for learners new to computing Digital Literacy E‐learning Lesson plans E‐reference Academic Curriculum (MOAC) Professional Curriculum (MOC) • Digital Literacy can be used as a remedial tool for some students and as a means of exploring new topics for others. • Digital Literacy includes E‐learning and assessments so students can skip concepts they have mastered and focus on the topics they need to round out their skills set. Technologies Computer Basics The Internet and WWW Productivity Programs Security and Privacy Digital Lifestyles

Microsoft Digital Literacy Welcome to the Microsoft Digital Literacy curriculum. The courses help you

Microsoft Digital Literacy Welcome to the Microsoft Digital Literacy curriculum. The courses help you learn the essential skills to begin computing with confidence, be more productive at home and at work, stay safe online, use technology to complement your lifestyle, and consider careers where you can put your skills to work. Basic Course Learn the value of computers in society and how to use a mouse and keyboard. Standard Courses Learn about computer basics, the internet, productivity programs, security, privacy & digital lifestyles. Advanced Courses Learn about creating an e-mail account and a great resume, searching the Web and social networking. Digital Literacy Certificate Test Pass this test to get a personalized certificate showing you have learned the basics of using computers!

Digital Literacy Standard Courses Computer Basics Learn the fundamentals of computing, components of a

Digital Literacy Standard Courses Computer Basics Learn the fundamentals of computing, components of a computer, operating system basics, and how to use a mouse and a keyboard Productivity Programs Learn the fundamentals of word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, and database programs used in business, in education, and at home. The Internet and the World Wide Web Learn how to connect to people and resources around the world. English Spanish Arabic Security and Privacy Russian Learn the risks and threats to computer security and privacy so that you can understand prevent them. Brazilian Portuguese Hindi Digital Lifestyles Certificate Test Learn how digital audio, video, and photography, and other technologies are creating new career opportunities and shaping the world we live in. Take this test to receive a learning plan. Pass this test to get a personalized certificate showing you have learned computer basics! French Malayalam

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX The Microsoft E-Learning curriculum provides unlimited access to up to

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX The Microsoft E-Learning curriculum provides unlimited access to up to 250 courses aligning with Microsoft IT Academy programs Digital Literacy E‐learning Lesson plans E‐reference Academic Curriculum (MOAC) Professional Curriculum (MOC) • E‐Learning provides students with more hands‐on practice through a multimedia learning experience. • Educators can select E‐Learning courses, create access codes for the classroom, manage group‐level messaging, and access usage reports for each of their classes. Technologies Office 2010 | Windows 7 Windows Server Exchange Server SQL Server | ASP. NET Visual Studio Microsoft Dynamics

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX Ready‐to‐use, customizable lesson plans including links to ITA E‐Learning and

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX Ready‐to‐use, customizable lesson plans including links to ITA E‐Learning and free demos and videos Digital Literacy E‐learning Lesson plans E‐reference Academic Curriculum (MOAC) Professional Curriculum (MOC) Technologies • Flexible and connects to Certification • Allows students to use project‐based learning activities to demonstrate and practice skills on Microsoft technologies • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) ERK lesson plans and student study guides …networking, mobile, gaming, HTML 5 Office 2010 Microsoft Share. Point Windows Server Expression Web Windows 7

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX E-reference provides digital access for educators to over 700 technology

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX E-reference provides digital access for educators to over 700 technology books, searchable by topic, technology, and subject Digital Literacy E‐learning Lesson plans E‐reference Academic Curriculum (MOAC) Professional Curriculum (MOC) Technologies • e‐book format published on topics to teach in the classroom as well as leverage for professional development • Can be used as a standalone self‐ study course or as supplementary to classroom instruction Office & Productivity | Database & Reporting Applications & OS Entertainment & Gaming Web Apps & Services Home Network & Security

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX Digital Literacy The Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) series, delivers

CURRICULUM IN THE BOX Digital Literacy The Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) series, delivers a complete learning and teaching framework developed specifically for use in an academic setting. E‐learning Technologies Lesson plans E‐reference Academic Curriculum (MOAC) Professional Curriculum (MOC) • Plan, prepare, and conduct hands‐on classes covering Microsoft technologies. • Includes textbooks, lab manuals, online labs and practice certification exams for specific titles Microsoft Office Windows Client and Server SQL Server Visual Studio MTA

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS • Curriculum • Lab Resources

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS • Curriculum • Lab Resources • Professional Development • Certification • Resources and Partnership Validate Curriculum E‐Learning Knowledge Resources for all Lab Resources Demonstrate Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for MCT Validate Competitive Digital Curriculum Certification Professional Low cost academic pricing Logos and Posters Certification Commitment Test Banks FAQ Training Lesson Plans Faculty Staff E‐reference E‐Learning Students exam ongoing technology skills spectrum curriculum Membership Knowledge Edge Literacy Resources Starter Kit for all. Vouchers Development Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for Partnership with. Partnership Microsoft Low cost academic pricing Resources and exam ongoing Vouchers technology spectrum curriculum skills

Lab Resources • Lab Licenses • Up to 50 Office 2010 Lab Licenses per

Lab Resources • Lab Licenses • Up to 50 Office 2010 Lab Licenses per site • Dream. Spark • 1 Free Subscription per school • Top developer and designer software available at no charge for your school lab machines, so students can create next‐gen apps, games, designs and tools. • Available on students and teachers personal computers • Create for Xbox Live, Kinect, and more

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • Curriculum • Lab Resources • Professional Development • Certification

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • Curriculum • Lab Resources • Professional Development • Certification • Resources and Partnership FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS Validate Curriculum E‐Learning Knowledge Resources for all Lab Resources Demonstrate Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for MCT Validate Competitive Digital Curriculum Certification Professional Low cost academic pricing Logos and Posters Certification Commitment Test Banks FAQ Training Lesson Plans Faculty Staff E‐reference E‐Learning Students exam ongoing technology skills spectrum curriculum Membership Knowledge Edge Literacy Resources Starter Kit for all. Vouchers Development Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for Partnership with. Partnership Microsoft Low cost academic pricing Resources and exam ongoing Vouchers technology spectrum curriculum skills

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology The Teaching with Technology Curriculum is online learning that

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology The Teaching with Technology Curriculum is online learning that helps educators integrate ICT into their teaching and learning practice Microsoft Innovative Educator MOS Teacher Starter Kit MTA Teacher Starter Kit MCT Membership Courses • Aligned to the global standards of the UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers (UNESCO ICT‐CFT), Technology Literacy Approach. Why Does the UNESCO ICT CFT Promote Technology Literacy? • Created to help set a foundation beyond learning to use technology tools. Organize and Manage the Use of ICT in the Classroom Selecting ICT Resources to Support Curriculum Outcomes How Technology and Pedagogy Mix Using Basic ICT Tools to Support Teaching and Learning Technology Literacy and Your Professional Development

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Teacher Starter Kit enables world‐recognized

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Teacher Starter Kit enables world‐recognized standards‐based certification credentials Microsoft Innovative Educator Technologies MOS Teacher Starter Kit MTA Teacher Starter Kit MCT Membership • Teachers have a better understanding of the products and the certification process, because they are certified. • 10 MOS exam vouchers provided annually for educator professional development. Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Power. Point Access Outlook Share. Point

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Teacher Starter Kit enables world‐recognized

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Teacher Starter Kit enables world‐recognized standards‐ based certification credentials Microsoft Innovative Educator Technologies MOS Teacher Starter Kit MTA Teacher Starter Kit MCT Membership • Exam Review Kits are available to assist educators in implementing MTA in the classroom. • 20 MTA exam vouchers provided annually for educator professional development Windows Fundamentals Software Development Database Administration Networking and Security Mobile, Gaming, and HTML 5 Application Dev

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) provides tools, resources, and other

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Teaching with Technology Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) provides tools, resources, and other benefits to help Microsoft IT Academy educators thrive as both technologists and educators Microsoft Innovative Educator Access to MOS Teacher Starter Kit MST Download Center MTA Teacher Starter Kit MCT Membership • One voucher to cover Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) application fee for one qualified faculty member. • 25% discount on all additional MCT membership requests. Trainer Preparation Microsoft E‐Learning MCT community MCT Certification Requirements

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • Curriculum • Lab Resources • Professional Development FOR EDUCATORS,

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • Curriculum • Lab Resources • Professional Development FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS Validate Curriculum E‐Learning Knowledge Resources for all Lab Resources • Certification • Resources and Partnership Demonstrate Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for MCT Validate Competitive Digital Curriculum Certification Professional Low cost academic pricing Logos and Posters Certification Commitment Test Banks FAQ Training Lesson Plans Faculty Staff E‐reference E‐Learning Students exam ongoing technology skills spectrum curriculum Membership Knowledge Edge Literacy Resources Starter Kit for all. Vouchers Development Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for Partnership with. Partnership Microsoft Low cost academic pricing Resources and exam ongoing Vouchers technology spectrum curriculum skills

Certification = Employability for Students 91% of Hiring Managers consider employee certification as a

Certification = Employability for Students 91% of Hiring Managers consider employee certification as a criterion for hiring 1 79% of Hiring Managers feel that certified individuals are more efficient 1 81% of Hiring Managers feel that certified individuals perform better 1 50% of individuals believe obtaining a certification makes them more marketable 2 89% of supervisors say that Microsoft Office certified employees are more proficient users of Microsoft Office programs 3 “It’s Sources 1 MCP Program Satisfaction Study 2010 2 Intrepid Survey 3 Certiport Research, 2009 truly a global marketplace, especially in the IT world. If you don’t have a certification that validates you have the needed skills, you’re at a significant disadvantage. ” Bill Doherty, @ONE Project, 27 College System of California

Certification All IT Academy Curriculum formats prepare for certification Master Training Re. Cer t

Certification All IT Academy Curriculum formats prepare for certification Master Training Re. Cer t Expert Specialist Associate Information Worker Track IT Professional Track

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • • Curriculum Lab Resources Professional Development Certification • Resources

Microsoft IT Academy Benefits • • Curriculum Lab Resources Professional Development Certification • Resources and Partnership FOR EDUCATORS, STAFF, AND STUDENTS Validate Curriculum E‐Learning Knowledge Resources for all Lab Resources Demonstrate Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for MCT Validate Competitive Digital Curriculum Certification Professional Low cost academic pricing Logos and Posters Certification Commitment Test Banks FAQ Training Lesson Plans Faculty Staff E‐reference E‐Learning Students exam ongoing technology skills spectrum curriculum Membership Knowledge Edge Literacy Resources Starter Kit for all. Vouchers Development Academic Career development Pricing on path MCP Beginner to advanced full for Partnership with. Partnership Microsoft Low cost academic pricing Resources and exam ongoing Vouchers technology spectrum curriculum skills

Resources | Partnership MICROSOFT IT ACADEMY PROGRAM MARKETING BENEFITS INCLUDE: Private Members Site –

Resources | Partnership MICROSOFT IT ACADEMY PROGRAM MARKETING BENEFITS INCLUDE: Private Members Site – all program information, support, and resources in one place A listing in the online IT Academy locator for discovery by millions of potential students Welcome Kit Monthly IT Academy Newsletters keeping ITAs up‐ to‐date with offers and best practices Download and print co‐branded ‘Certificate of Completion’ certificates for students Marketing Collateral: posters, datasheets, videos to help promote your ITA membership Marketing campaigns, offers for teachers & students and early visibility to IDC research & white papers Regional support center for program enquiries and assistance

Washington State Moodle Site http: //edtech. ospi. k 12. wa. us/course/view. php? id=16

Washington State Moodle Site http: //edtech. ospi. k 12. wa. us/course/view. php? id=16

What’s Next • New to IT Academy? o o Let WA DOE know of

What’s Next • New to IT Academy? o o Let WA DOE know of your interest Virtual trainings can begin as early as next week • Support is available: o o o Hours: 6: 30 am ‐ 5: 30 pm PST Phone: 800‐ 508‐ 8454 for immediate help Email: [email protected] com expect 24‐ 48 hour response time