Mathematics and Interactive Classroom tools – new free downloads

Last month Microsoft released two new downloads that provide great functionality to Microsoft Office.

Maths add-in for Microsoft Office


Maths is usually the second most important subject in schools after native language. This free add-on to Word and OneNote enables a range of maths functions including 3d graphing calculations.Available from:


Microsoft Interactive Classroom

With Interactive Classroom, teachers can deliver presentations directly to student computers via OneNote, and both teachers and students can annotate the presentation with their own personal or shared notes. Users can include Polling Questions in their PowerPoint decks.Available now from:

By end of November, these add-ins will be available in the following languages:

Japanese; French; Spanish; Italian; Dutch; German; Chinese – Simplified; Korean; Russian; Brazilian Portuguese; Chinese – Traditional; Swedish; Danish; Finnish; Norwegian; Portuguese