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Teams for Courses

Information for working in Microsoft Teams for Education. This covers Class Teams and Staff Teams, as well as chat and teleconferencing.



  • Manage Access for files and folders in SharePoint
    This article shares how to use Manage Access in SharePoint to create layers of privacy and access to files and folders for your Teams. Manage Access options Navigate to Manage Access in SharePoint De...
    Last Modified: 7/5/2022
  • Create an Assignment
    Create assignments for your students in Microsoft Teams
    Last Modified: 7/5/2022
  • Forms Quiz include link to rubric after submission of work
    Automatically release a rubric or solutions document to a student following submission of homework or quiz, using Customized Thank You message in Forms.  In preparation for this, you will need to use ...
    Last Modified: 6/30/2022
  • Assignments: Maximizing instructions field
    When creating a new Assignment, the Instructions field has a limit of 10,000 characters.  Frequently, you will copy paste instructions into this field from a prepared document. Sometimes you will get ...
    Last Modified: 6/30/2022
  • Add Form from past assignment
    Archiving your Team so you can use it and the associated assignments next year.
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • View and Navigate Your Assignments (Professor)
    View your upcoming, graded, and draft assignments in the Assignments tab. You can view them by class, or view them across all your classes. Selecting any assignment will allow you to grade it, make ed...
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Track Student Progress in Grades tab
    Each of your class teams has a Grades tab where you can view assignments at a glance as well as track how individual students in your class are progressing. Use the Grades tab to get an overview
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Start your course Team from suggested classes
    Select Teams from the app bar. Select Suggested classes If you're using grid view, Suggested classes will be next to the Join or create team button at the top right of Teams. If you're using li...
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Emailing your Team channels
    There are two ways to email your team and your method depends on the type of team that you are reaching out to For Classes   1. Proceed to Outlook and open a new message
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Collaborating on a document in Teams

    Adding files to a Microsoft Team 1. Navigate to the Files tab of the Team you wish to add the document to. 2. Then you can create a New file or Upload a file from your computer. ...

    Last Modified: 6/22/2022