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It's that time of the year for northern hemisphere schools! Time to plan your end of year activities, close out the current school year and ensure you are set-up for success in the new school year or for summer school.
Geri Gillespy, from the Microsoft EDU customer engagement team, has collected many of the best practices and resources into a simple End of Year Guide for IT admins and educators to help make this transition as simple as possible. This guide include check lists with ideas for getting your systems ready and cover everything from archiving teams and collecting devices to updating your to communication procedures. There's even information on supporting summer school programs for students and staff.
Download the guide below and start your end of school process today!
As always, we would love to hear from each of you to learn more about how you prepare for the end of a school year. Your unique experiences and insights are extremely valuable to Microsoft product teams and to other educators around the world. Please post your tips, comments and best practices below to share with the community. See you in the communities!