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Microsoft Gets an "A" for its Education Efforts

Last year, I argued that Microsoft can't afford to lose the education market. Has the software giant made any progress since then?

You can find out about Microsoft's latest efforts in Microsoft Expands its Education Push with New Windows 10 PCs, Mixed Reality, and Office Updates. In that post, Mehedi explains today's education announcements, which run a pretty wide gamut and are tied to a major education conference in London. Here, I will try to put these announcements in perspective, in part by looking back at how Microsoft has been addressing the Chromebook threat in education over the past year, and up to and including the most recent developments.As you'll see, Microsoft has taken this threat very seriously.

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