Technology Services HelpDesk

Course Communication

Using post, chat and email features to communicate with students and manage communications.


  • Posts and Posting in Teams
    Posts is the first tab open when you visit any channel in a Team.  The most recent posts are at the bottom, including recent replies to older posts.  Members should receive Notifications when post...
    Last Modified: 11/22/2022
  • 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
  • Posting Files, Links, and Other Materials
    Each Team has it's own OneDrive storage space. This means you can share files, documents, videos, links and all sorts of other materials with your class and save a copy for later To Post a link
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Post Announcements and Notify Your Class of Assignments

    There are two ways to post announcements you’d like your whole class to see in Microsoft Teams—you can use an @mention in a channel’s Conversation tab or post important documents using the  Files ...

    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Start Meeting in Channel from Posts
    You can create a new threaded discussion using live video for you or your students.  To set up a class with video for a lecture or class discussion Begin by clicking the Camera button
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Posting a new Threaded Discussion
    In a channel in a team, you can start a new threaded discussion or conversation.  1. Go to the Posts tab in the channel you want to post in.  2. At the bottom of
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022
  • Flipgrid
    Flipgrid is a 3rd party app that can be added as a tab on Teams. It can spark discussions by posting Topics to a classroom, school, professional learning community, or public Grid. Students record, vi...
    Last Modified: 6/22/2022