Whether it’s tracking a food drive with spreadsheets, promoting a virtual water walk with Flipgrid or using Minecraft to better understand local and global issues, technology can empower your students in a big way. Together with WE, Microsoft is providing students with tools and resources to take action together, while also connecting with one another and building skills like teamwork and compassion. The possibilities are endless: start exploring free resources below!
"We often think of technology as reducing our humanity, but it should be enhancing our ability to connect.” Anthony Salcito, Vice President of Worldwide Education at Microsoft
WE Schools Kit This year’s kit is packed with resources to help your students build their skills and take action on the issues they care about, from access to clean water, to bullying and the environment. Get started on your journey to make a difference with issues cards, posters, step-by-step action guides and more. Download your PDF or virtual OneNote version.
Minecraft: WE Schools Edition Minecraft is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration and problem-solving in an immersive learning environment. The WE Schools Minecraft Lesson pack takes students on a journey through the countryside of Kenya as they roleplay the part of a youth devoted to making change happen for their home village.
Already have Minecraft: Education Edition? Click to access the free world here.
Watch on-demand: Taking Action with Technology Watch our Global Classroom with your students to learn how technology is leading to innovative solutions to the most pressing issues of our time. Find out how technology can be used as a tool to bring students together to collaborate and take action on causes they care about, with examples from the Tech for Good Guidebook. Get inspired to use tech tools in your classroom to make an impact in your community!