We Day 2016, YouthSpark

Slideshow: Microsoft at We Day 2016 – cheers, energy and star power

This year, Microsoft Philanthropies sponsored the annual We Day, supporting events in Seattle on April 20, and in Los Angeles on April 7. Approximately 29,000 … Read more »

YouthSpark, education, coding,

YouthSpark grants to 100 nonprofit partners in 55 countries announced

Last September, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced a three-year, $75 million YouthSpark investment to help every young person get the opportunity to learn computing skills … Read more »


Encouraging the next generation of women inventors

Yvonne Brill invented satellite propulsion. Sarah Mather developed the underwater telescope. Ada Lovelace created the first computer algorithm. They were all women inventors, two words … Read more »

Hour of Code 2015, YouthSpark, education

Millions of students around the world try an Hour of Code with Microsoft

Throughout last week, Microsoft celebrated Computer Science Education Week in partnership with Hour of Code creator Code.org. Microsoft hosted coding sessions in more than 50 … Read more »