Each channel in Microsoft Teams has a Posts tab, which is great for holding class discussions or making quick announcements to students. Unfortunately, it’s really easy for conversations to become lost, especially when lots of students are involved in the discussion. Important announcements can quickly scroll off the top of the screen and be missed […]
There have been lots of great updates to Microsoft Teams video meetings in the last few weeks, but one thing still outstanding is the ability for a teacher to pin their own video stream, or the video of another, for all meeting participants. Currently, users can pin a participant’s video to highlight it for themselves, […]
Two new mode video meeting modes plus a completely new video meeting experience have started to roll over for schools using Microsoft Teams. In this guide we’ll show you how to enable them ahead of time so you can get familiar with the new features before they’re available to your students. First up is Large […]
On the 20th of August, Microsoft Teams will stop automatically storing recorded meeting videos in Microsoft Stream. Instead, users will have to manually download videos and upload videos to Stream if they want to keep them any longer than 21 days unless you upgrade them to a Microsoft 365 A3 license. Currently, when anyone records […]
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”.