We are delighted to inform you that Yago School is accredited as a Microsoft School.
This new accreditation is another success in our decisive commitment to the digital training of our students as well as in the general use of New Information Technologies in the School.
At Yago School we certify the levels of our students in English with Cambridge, the Chinese language with the Hanban Institute, the musical training through ABRSM (Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music) and now it is the turn of our teachers, that have certified their technological level through Microsoft. Nowadays, it is not enough to indicate that you have a skill or a certain level of different disciplines, but it is essential to certify that knowledge.
Our school, led by Mr. Villar as Head of TIC & Teaching Innovation, has worked throughout the past year to achieve this recognition that places us as one of the 2,000 schools around the world who are part of a global community of practice of Microsoft Schools, whose motto says: “Be the best in the world at what you do”.
In this way, our students and teachers can certify their digital competence, guaranteeing their professionalism in the use of the main computer programs of the market. This will position them ahead of other candidates in the recruitment processes as they can demonstrate a performance and a productivity that exceeds the standards of any other school.
Mr. Curro Villar, Head of TIC and Teaching Innovation at Yago School has also been recognized as a global leader in the successful integration of technology with teaching and learning. Yago School has joined the Microsoft community for its excellence in transforming its learning environment to deliver more personalized education to students, using mobile and cloud technology to better prepare students for success in the workplace.
The use of technology in and beyond the classroom facilitates an extensive learning process. This is done by intergrading various skills set that increase learning levels. And here at Yago School, we are a proud to be a certified partner of Microsoft.
“Being selected as a Microsoft School is an amazing honor and recognition of the passion our teachers and staff have for creating the best learning environments possible,” said Mr. Resa, Chairman and Headmaster, as one of the Microsoft Schools in Seville. “We look forward to sharing our experiences with other schools in our region, community and the world to continue finding innovative ways to equip our students with the proper tools needed for success inside and outside of the classroom.” Added Mr. Villar. As a Microsoft School, Yago School will work closely with Microsoft to lead innovation in education and communicate a vision for education enabled by technology through the hosting and mentoring of other schools in the community on transformational educational practices.
Finally, Yago School is truly transforming learning, providing more personalized education to students and empowering them to achieve more.