Digital skills for youth
Start Date 01/07/2016
End Date 30/06/2018
Geographical Scope: EU Member States

Total number of badges for this pledge

Microsoft aims to increase access to computer science education and digital skills training by pledging a holistic approach that directly empowers both educators and youth.

Microsoft will provide training grants to schools and businesses for young people, awareness raising tutorials, teacher networks for growing capacity and certifications to help reach this goal.


Digital Skills in Education

Improving Computer science education opportunities

Improving Computer science education opportunities for youth across Europe via online and face to face training.

INITIATIVE NAME PILLAR TYPE METHODOLOGY
Improving Computer science education opportunities Tier 1 - Training Online & Face-to-face

Initiative status

Status Quantity Target PLACE
94%
4700000 5000000 -

Closest Competitor

InitiativeStatusQuantityTarget
Competitor Pledge title
0%
50000 80000

Building teacher Digital Skills capacities

Training teachers through the Microsoft Educator Community using online and face to face methods.

INITIATIVE NAME PILLAR TYPE METHODOLOGY
Building teacher Digital Skills capacities Tier 1 - Training Online & Face-to-face

Initiative status

Status Quantity Target PLACE
100%
80000 80000 -

Closest Competitor

InitiativeStatusQuantityTarget
Competitor Pledge title
0%
50000 80000
Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company which aims to tackle job creation to help fight unemployment; fuel innovation; improve transparency, productivity and efficiency for local businesses and government and contribute to building an inclusive society.

https://www.microsoft.com

30/06/2018