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11/14/2022, STEM and Literacy with Microsoft: Microsoft Translator and the STEM Classroom

Date: 11/14/2022 Time: 3:30-4:30 Location: internet Type: Webinar


With Microsoft Translator, you can create a more inclusive classroom for both students AND parents with live captioning and cross-language understanding. In this session, we’ll see how this is possible in the STEM classroom for labs, activities, assignments, family conferences, more!

Sept. 19th STEM, Microsoft, and You!
Sept. 26th Math Tools in One Note, STEM
Oct. 10th Literacy Focus: Reading Progress
Oct. 24th Literacy Focus: Reading Coach
Nov. 14th Microsoft Translator and the STEM Classroom
Nov. 21st Using Immersive Reader for STEM
Dec. 5th Unlocking Literacy with Minecraft: Education Edition STEM
Dec. 12th Using Microsoft Teams to Create Inclusive STEM Classrooms


Victoria Thompson, MS, STEM Integration Instructional Coach

Victoria Thompson is a Customer Success Account Manager at Microsoft Education, an ISTE Community Leader, and a technology in education consultant. She began her journey teaching fifth and sixth grade math and science in Summerville, SC. After completing her masters degree in curriculum and instruction she moved to the Seattle, WA area in 2018, where her career has pivoted to focusing on digital transformation, STEM integration in schools, technology in instruction, and using technology to bridge equity gaps in education. At Microsoft Education she works with folks across the country to develop foundational relationships with key technology stakeholders to enable quality solution delivery and support for schools and districts. She has managed the Microsoft Innovative Education Expert (MIE Expert) and Showcase School programs, growing the Expert community from 745 to 830 members in 2022. As a technology in education consultant she works with school districts across the world to address topics such as technology equity and capacity building with professional development, and has presented at conferences such as ISTE, FETC, TCEA, IDEAcon, ImpactEducation, CUE, and DigCitSummit on topics such as using technology to create inclusive math classrooms, the intersectionality of literacy and STEM, equity in instructional coaching, culturally responsive STEM education, and equity in educational technology. Additionally, she was recently awarded the title of one of the top 30 K-12 IT influencers in 2021 by EdTech Magazine and one of the ISTE Top 20 to Watch in 2023. She now lives in Winter Garden, FL with her wife, Kourtney, and her dog, Ren.


Email Sue Wright at the SETC office

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Clock hours for this webinar and others in this series are available from ESD105 for a small fee. The following Professional Development Enroller link provides more information about clock hours: