Word is available on your browser or as an app. It's available on all devices.
The Word desktop app is free to download on up to 5 BYOD Windows devices per teacher account – and can also be used online in your browser or in the free mobile/tablet app.
To get the desktop app, go to Staff portal >> Learning Tools >> Office 365 >> Install Office
To open Word online in the browser, go to Staff portal >> Learning Tools >> Office 365 >> Word or ‘W’. Use your userID@det.nsw.edu.au email address to sign in, if prompted, or to sign in to desktop and mobile/ tablet apps.
Explore some of the features of Word
Editor - improve your writing and save time with the online editor – enhance spelling, grammar, clarity and more
Immersive reader –boost accessibility in the classroom
Insert - zhoosh your word documents - insert icons and pictures from Word’s extensive database. Add extra interactivity and detail with 3D images, web page clippings and more
Check accessibility - turn your Word docs into accessible documents – this feature nudges you for alternative text, captions and more
Dictate - save time on the typing by directly dictating your work onto a Word doc