Megan Townes | Learning Delivery Specialist
Microsoft Australia

Megan Townes, Learning Delivery Specialist, Microsoft Australia

Megan has more than 10 years’ experience integrating technology in the classroom as an English and Computing, teacher. She also worked as an IT Integrator to train and inspire teachers to integrate technology into their practice.  

Since 2015 Megan has worked for Microsoft Australia on the Education team. As a Learning Delivery Specialist, she worked with schools and teachers from across Australia to deliver professional learning experiences that help teachers make the most of the technology they already have at their fingertips including Microsoft Teams, Office 365, Windows devices, Windows apps, and Minecraft: Education Edition. 

In her current role as a Modern Workplace Specialist, Megan supports IT Pros in schools along with governing bodies from across all sectors in Australia to empower their schools to unlock the potential of Microsoft technologies for their students and teachers.

Appearances:



Day 1 @ 10:10

What's New in EDU

Join Megan and Andrew in this What's New in Edu session where you will discover new features, new tools, and new content for teachers to implement in the Classroom!

Day 1 @ 11:35

Modern School Device Management

The challenges faced by education because of COVID-19 also brought solutions that are changing the way students learn around the world. It's also highlighted the need to change the way we manage devices in schools and education institutions. This session will highlight Microsoft's modern school device management with EndPoint Manager and you will hear from Andrew Cornwall and Ray Burg from St. Bede's in Newcastle about their journey in using these technologies.

Day 2 @ 12:05

Voices Matter - Teams Calling in a Hybrid Learning World

Studies show that voice is the human signal that creates understanding and connection​. Teams Calling can help restore connections and build new ones with students, colleagues and your community. See how Teams Calling can be set up and managed in your environment to support calling from any location on any device for remote learning and working, to integrate calls seamlessly into the flow of work, and deliver modern and legacy enterprise voice features.
last published: 04/Aug/21 10:15 GMT
last published: 04/Aug/21 10:15 GMT
last published: 04/Aug/21 10:15 GMT

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