Free software promotes interactive classroom

Microsoft has announced the official release of Mouse Mischief, new classroom software that integrates with PowerPoint and allows teachers to create multiple-choice, matching and drawing question slides that students, each with their own computer mouse, can answer on a shared screen.

To watch a video demo, visit To read a blog post from Microsoft’s Ira Snyder about the benefits of Mouse Mischief in the classroom, visit A free download is available at