Teams for Education Brief

By Siham Sheikh | Microsoft 365

Apr 01

University Classroom Fosters Learning Community Using Microsoft Teams

Remote learning can become a requirement at any given time. Given the recent global climate, we learned that our daily processes can be disrupted and not having a digital education platform can result in many consequences.

Microsoft Teams for Education is a digital hub which connects teachers and students in one place. Build collaborative classrooms, connect in professional learning communities, and connect with colleagues – all from a single experience

Collaboration:

Co-author files and share resources with built-in Office 365 apps.

Communication:

Stay connected with persistent chat, channel conversations, and meetings.

Personalization:

Personalize Teams with your favorite education and organization tools.

Dr. David Kellermann, engineering faculty member at the University of New South Wales, demonstrates how Teams helped create a seamless virtual classroom.

Watch how Dr. Kellermann and his students used Microsoft Teams to transform their teaching and learning experience and develop a more collaborative classroom.

Learn more about Microsoft Teams for Education.

Engage students with virtual face-to-face connections and activities, or set up a remote lunch to keep classrooms connected by enabling a secure online classroom, keep remote students engaged, and facilitate distant learning when needed. Microsoft Teams for Education make learning easy through its range of tools:

Assignments:

Create meaningful assignments, provide transparent guidance, and share rich feedback.

Grade-book:

Organize and track each class’ assignments and grades directly from a class team.

Notebooks:

Create and store resources with OneNote in Teams.

Third-Party Apps:

Customize your experience with Flipgrid, Turnitin, MakeCode, and other learning tools.

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