Tablet PC Overview Demo Discover the power, mobility, and versatility of the Tablet PC with this entertaining interactive demo. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/tabletpc/evaluation/tours/overview/pop_01.html
Microsoft Education Pack for Tablet PC Demo Watch the Education Pack demo to see how you can simplify college life—and spend time doing the things you really want to do. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/tabletpc/evaluation/tours/educationpack/pop_01.html
Microsoft Experience Pack for Tablet PC Demo Watch the demo and see how the Tablet PC with the Experience Pack is a more versatile alternative to the traditional notebook PC. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/tabletpc/evaluation/tours/experiencepack/pop_01.html
Microsoft Enhancement Pack for Tablet PC
The Enhancement Pack includes the five most popular programs from the Microsoft Experience Pack and the Microsoft Education Pack for Windows XP Tablet PC Edition, released for the English operating system. The Enhancement Pack is available in eight languages, enabling customers throughout the world to make the most of their Tablet PC.
Microsoft PowerToys for Windows XP
PowerToys add fun and functionality to the Windows experience. What are they? PowerToys are additional programs that developers work on after a product has been released.
Microsoft PowerToys for Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
They’re here! PowerToys are additional programs that developers work on after a product has been released to manufacturing. They’ll add fun and functionality to your Tablet PC experience.
Discover the Benefits of 1:1 Learning in Schools Using Tablet PCs
Toshiba, one of the leading manufacturers of Tablet PCs, investigated the many benefits of using Tablet PCs as learning tools from primary school through to further and higher education. Primary schools such as St Barnabas in Manchester have noticed how Tablet PCs can help some pupils overcome their reluctance to write, and how they can increase productivity in general.
- Download the Tablet PC PDF file to learn more about using Tablet PCs in schools (236 KB/36 secs at 56 Kbps)
- Download Microsoft’s Education pack if you already use Tablet PCs in schools (US)
Transforming Education in Kent
Kent County Council (KCC), supported by Microsoft, is in the process of transforming and modernising the delivery of local government services, with particular focus on education. Using Microsoft Learning Gateway technology, KCC is establishing integrated clusters of schools, where stronger schools can assist developing ones, and Connected Learning Communities, in which campuses, homes, businesses and communities can share their valuable resources. The Kent County Council case study demonstrates how collaborative working is transforming education in Kent.
- Download the Kent County Council case study as a Word document (2,703 KB/6 mins 35 secs at 56 Kbps)
- Download the Kent County Council case study for Windows Media Player (20.3 MB/50 mins 40 secs at 56 Kbps) VIDEO
Unlocking Children’s Potential
Mere Green Combined School in Birmingham has enabled pupils to team up in the classroom and develop personalised schoolwork portfolios by introducing Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services and Microsoft Office 2003. By encouraging collaboration and participation, this flexible learning solution has motivated the pupils and freed teachers to concentrate on delivering the curriculum effectively.