In Microsoft Teams for Education, you can create a team for your class which will allow participants to communicate and collaborate on a digital platform.
- [Instructor] Let's take a look…at how to create a class on Microsoft Teams.…Now, if your institution uses a school data sync,…or SDS, it is possible that you already have…your classes loaded for you, with students enrolled.…I still think it would be advantageous…to watch this video though,…in case you'd like to create another team at some point.…Now, in order to do this,…I'm first going to select Teams…from the left side navigation bar.…Over here, you'll notice that I have Activity,…Chat, Teams, Meetings, Files, and Assignments,…and we'll take a look at those things later,…but for now I want to make sure I have Teams selected.…
Now, once you have Teams selected, to the right,…it will show any teams that you've created,…or that you've joined.…In this case, there's nothing there…because we have not yet created a team.…From here, at the bottom of the page,…I have the option to add a team.…So I'm going to go ahead to the bottom and click Add Team.…This will highlight this icon here,…which allows me to create a team,…
Join Oliver Schinkten as helps you get started using Microsoft Teams for your classroom. He shows how to organize your class and classwork using channels and tabs, and then demonstrates how to add and manage learning activities. He covers working with students, the grading process, and communicating using meetings and chat sessions. He also explains how to integrate with OneNote Notebooks to create lessons plans that can be quickly disseminated to students.
- Accessing Microsoft Teams
- Creating a class
- Customizing class settings
- Adding students to a class
- Adding tabs and channels
- Adding resources using connectors
- Chatting with students
- Managing student communication
- Starting a meeting
- Getting alerts about activities
- Sharing files and resources
- Distributing and grading assignments