Teachers have found their own solutions to creating breakout rooms in classes, but Microsoft has announced that they will be releasing an official solution later in the year. The tentative date given is “Autumn”.
It seems so long ago now that displaying 9 students on screen in Microsoft Teams meetings at once was just a dream, but Microsoft has just announced that they will be releasing 7 x 7 meetings in preview by the end of June for a full release in the Autumn. That makes a total of […]
Microsoft appears to have removed a couple of features from Teams that some users claim used to be available. Until recently, when communicating in a private channel, you could record and schedule meetings just as you can in a normal channel. Despite there being no announcement of the change from Microsoft, you can no longer […]
SchoolPost, the popular UK based school communication service, is “becoming part of” — I’m reading “being bought by” — Firefly Learning. Schools using SchoolPost, received the email below this week, outlining the company’s future plans and reassuring customers that the service’s partnerships will continue. One of SchoolPosts strongest features is its integration with other educational […]
Microsoft is on a roll lately. Every month there’s a set of new Microsoft Teams features to support educators. Some of these new features have already been released, some are currently rolling out to schools, and a few are due within the coming weeks. An updated meeting join launcher experienceWhen starting a Teams meeting from […]