Certiport 2015 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship

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The Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship welcomes IT Academy members to their 2015 competition:

Students and teachers at IT Academies are well equipped to prepare for the competition using the curriculum and lesson planning materials available through the Microsoft IT Academy (ITA) program. This program provides schools flexible curriculum, customizable lesson plans and professional development opportunities for teachers.

School Leaders – Prepare your school for the competition:

Review the competition details and official rules.

Contact your educators and guidance counselors with guidance on how to prepare their classrooms and follow up on progress during staff meetings.

Print the available IT Academy flyers and post them within your school. Print the IT Academy Competition flyers to hand out to teachers, students and parents. Get parents involved by using promoting it in parent communications and meetings. Post the IT Academy web banner on your school website and link it to www.moschampionship.com for more details.

Contact your Certiport Solution Provider, or email Certiport at MOSchampionship@pearson.com for a letter to prepare visas.

Teachers – Prepare your classroom and students for the competition:

Review the competition details and official rules.

Schedule time to walk your students through the competition. Build excitement by showing the MOS Championship video.

Print the available IT Academy flyers and distribute to your students to share with their parents.

Host a MOS Test Fest, using the available videos and templates that guide you through planning a Test Fest.

Build a Wall of Fame within your classroom, where you recognize exam completions.

Participation in the World Championship:

If a student from a Microsoft IT Academy is named as a national champion as part of the country’s competition qualifying round and is eligible to compete in the MOS World Championship but does not have financial sponsorship from the Certiport Solution Provider, they may contact MOSchampionship@pearson.com to apply for financial assistance from the MOS World Championship sponsorship fund. Funding for travel/lodging is not guaranteed, but may be awarded on a case by case basis, depending on availability.

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