Microsoft Edge Browser and its Features

Session 4: 10:15-11:45 AM (Thursday March 03, 2022)

 

Description

What is Microsoft Edge? It is Windows’ new default web browser. The new Microsoft Edge internet browser is the replacement of the old Microsoft Internet Explorer. Join this workshop to learn how to use the newly improved key features and tools which are part of Microsoft Edge. This workshop will cover the basics of navigating with the Edge browser where participants will also be able to explore and learn: • How to create and organize favorites, • use Collections to collect and organize information for lesson plans, • scribble (annotate) on web captures and in-browser PDFs using markup tools, • make use of Immersive Reader and Read Aloud features for your students, • open web pages in Immersive Reader and use built-in tools such as Grammar Tools, Picture Dictionary, and Line Focus • and more as time allows. Prerequisites: 1. Participants must have basic computer skills 2. Participants must have the Edge browser installed if they plan to “follow along” with the presenter.

Presenters

Lead Presenter Bio Photo

Farzana Cassim

Evans Service Center - LAUSD

Type of Presentation

Follow-along Workshop (90 minute)

Audience

  • Teachers
  • Administrators
  • Support Staff

Program Strands

  • Adult Basic Education
  • Adult Secondary Education
  • Career Technical Education
  • English as a Second Language

Category Strands

  • Blended Learning
  • Distance Learning
  • Digital Equity and Access
  • Technology Integration
  • Online Engagement and Assessment
  • Corrections, Re-Entry, and Rehabilitation
  • Program Administration and Coordination
  • Student Support Services