Microsoft today annonced their new developer outreach program for studenets named Imagine. It is part of Microsoft’s YouthSpark initiative, designed to empower students of all ages. At Microsoft Image site, students can find quick connections to the right tools and online tutorials for students to make games and apps, using a variety of free software inlcuding Kodu Game Lab, Project Spark, and TouchDevelop for the exploring technologists. For college students, Microsoft offers free professoional software such as SQL Server, benefits like a free Windows Store Developer account to publish apps and games for Windows and Xbox, and resources like app development guides and online developer training from PluralSight.
Creating games and apps is your dream, and Microsoft Imagine can make it a reality. Microsoft Imagine connects you with the tools and knowledge you need to create, code, and develop your ideas. So whether you’re new to coding, studying it in school, or planning for your career, you can dream big, build creatively, and boldly bring your ideas to life.
Learn more at http://imagine.microsoft.com.