Teacher guides from Microsoft

Getting started with teaching tips and step-by-step guides for popular teacher tasks is easy and free. Use these teacher guides to learn ways to inspire your students and to better use new tools and technologies in class.

http://www.microsoft.com/education/en-us/teachers/guides/Pages/index.aspx

I liked this one:  Free tools for the classroom

It’s a clicking, web-surfing, interactive world. How does a teacher engage today’s students? Introduce them to the many free, captivating, digital tools from Microsoft. 

http://www.microsoft.com/education/en-us/teachers/guides/Pages/free-tools.aspx