April 1

Set Up Teams for Education

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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


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


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


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:


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


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


Create and store resources with OneNote in Teams.

Third-Party Apps:

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

About the Author

Siham Sheikh

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