Latest Microsoft IT Academy Stories

2014-04-28 08:40:11

Acer, Asus, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, Panasonic, Toshiba, along with Microsoft, bring low-cost Windows-based devices to U.S. schools, starting at under $300. REDMOND, Wash., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and its hardware partners on Monday unveiled a range of devices at various price points to help U.S. public school districts make the digital transition. The devices included in today's pricing announcement are lightweight enough to conduct research and take assessments,...

2010-11-15 09:30:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- North Carolina and Microsoft Corp. today announced that North Carolina is the first state in the nation to launch and implement the Microsoft IT Academy Program at all public high schools statewide. The Microsoft IT Academy provides students with real-world technology skills they need to be successful in college and their careers. Under the agreement announced today by the state's Superintendent of Public Instruction June Atkinson, State Board...

2009-11-30 14:44:00

Microsoft IT Academy membership allows online university to offer key certifications and hands-on online learning resources at no additional cost SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For career-minded information technology (IT) professionals, attaining well-established industry certifications can be almost as important as earning a bachelor's or master's degree. To address both of these needs and to better prepare graduates for the competitive job market, Western Governors...

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