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Why choose Microsoft for education?

The complete learning platform that your students will never outgrow

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Why choose a Windows-based ecosystem for your learning environment?

A Windows based ecosystem is the perfect choice for your school, college or university.  It's the platform your students will never outgrow, that prepares them for a world of work like no other.  There's lots of device choice to suit all needs and budgets, as well as easy-to-use tools that make set-up, deployment and device management a breeze.

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Better learning outcomes

Enable personalised learning, adapt to meet diverse learning styles and capabilities, and inspire student creativity with Windows 10.

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Transform classroom time

With familiar, easy-to-use Windows 10, teachers can spend more time guiding students and less time on technology.

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Windows 10 offers built-in privacy and security protections making IT management simpler and less costly.

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Affordable devices for your budget

We offer a wide range of Windows 10 laptops and 2-in-1s, sensibly priced for easy configuration and built to last the school day.

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Office 365 and Teams free for Edu

Office 365 includes Microsoft Teams, it's a free, ready made collaboration platform that’s perfect for delivering lessons remotely.

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Built-in accessibility tools

Encourage inclusion with the powerful accessibility features built into Windows 10 and Office 365 as standard.

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Learn more about Windows 10 and Office 365 in education.

Discover how features like Learning Tools and Minecraft can support your students, enhance lessons and improve learning outcomes.

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BT has a dedicated team of education specialists. We're here to support you with all aspects of your school, college or university's technology strategy across network, devices and apps. Just tell us how we can help and we'll have one of our education specialists call you back with free, no obligation advice.