"The best lesson I’ve ever had!"

Engage, inspire and enable your students – take the Microsoft MIXathon Challenge!

Learn more about the challenge

We proudly present the 3 final regional winners of the Microsoft MIXathon Challenge:
Congratulations to Grażyna (Poland), Ibolya (Slovakia) and Yaroslav (Ukraine)! Please click here to see more about the winners MIXes.

Take the Microsoft MIXathon Challenge – share your work, and get recognized across 32 countries with the chance to be invited to the Microsoft E² Global Educator Exchange Event in March 2016 in Budapest, Hungary.

What's the Microsoft MIXathon Challenge

The Microsoft MIXathon Challenge is a professional talent recognition opportunity for innovative educators. It’s an exciting challenge that helps you share the innovative work that you do to support new learning models that better prepare students for life and work in the 21st Century.

All you need to do is start working with your students to create a cool interactive lesson using Office Mix – the exciting new PowerPoint add-in.
The challenge will be coordinated via the MIXathon.org website across 32 countries in Central & Eastern Europe.
Submissions must be made before December 31st 2015.

Microsoft MIXathon Challenge : We have the Winners!

18 countries, 175 finalists, 54 winners

After carefully reviewing all submitted MIXathon projects, the winners for the Microsoft MIXathon Challenge have finally been selected:
Congratulations to Grażyna (Poland) , Ibolya (Slovakia) and Yaroslav (Ukraine)!
Thank you all for participating and sharing your creative ideas with us!
Find out more here

How to participate

Step: 1

Get inspired with great MIX examples

Step: 2

Create your MIX with your students

Step: 3

Publish your MIX on the Office Mix portal.

Step: 4

Send us your MIX! before December 31st 2015

Learn more

Office Mix sets creativity free – for you and your students! It’s a fun, easy way to turn PowerPoint presentations into cool interactive lessons that you can share online.

The Microsoft MIXathon Challenge is the perfect way to get your creative talent noticed – and to prove yourself as a true leader in using technology to build 21st Century Skills!

Check out our MIX tutorials

Office Mix for Education
Find out more about how Office Mix fits into your classroom.

How to make your first mix
Learn how to install the Office Mix add-in and to upload and share your mix.

Quiz & Poll Creation
Learn how to create quiz and poll questions and insert them into your PowerPoint slides using Office Mix.

Creating Quality Audio & Video
Learn how to create quality audio and video recordings and insert them into your PowerPoint slides using Office Mix.

Recently Submitted Mixes

About Office 365 in Education

Office 365 empowers teachers and students with free email, web sites, online document editing, messaging, and web conferencing. What’s more, you may be eligible to download Office for free! Find out how.
Learn more

What is Office MIX?

Office Mix is a free extension to PowerPoint that makes it easy to turn presentations into interactive online lessons and share them with your students and colleagues in OneNote, on the web, or in your learning management system.
Learn more

About Microsoft Education

Microsoft cares about helping schools and students make the most of its products affordably. There’s a wide range of resources available to help you do exactly that. Get started by checking out the Microsoft Educator Network.
Learn more

Follow us on