MS Teams Getting Started

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Overview

Microsoft Teams is a digital hub that brings conversations, content, and apps together in one place. Students can collaborate in class and connect with classmates, ask the instructor questions, work on homework, and track upcoming work. Access the Office 365 suite of apps available, including Teams and Stream at the Office 365 portal login.

Using Microsoft 365 Groups, Teams and Streams for Courses

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Microsoft 365 Apps (Office 365) are available to all faculty, staff and students and provide powerful collaboration tools that can be used to enhance instruction and facilitate collaboration in your courses. ITS maintains a Knowledge Base article which discusses the relationship between Blackboard courses, Office 365 groups, Microsoft Stream and Microsoft Teams with a focus on how to use these tools for use in your UWindsor course.

Getting Started with Office 365 Teams (SharePoint Groups)

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ITS maintains a Knowledge Base article on Teams with relevant links to specific articles. Current topics linking from the Knowledge Base article include Conversion of Office 365 Groups into Microsoft Teams, Guest access in Microsoft Teams, Installing Microsoft the Teams App, the Microsoft Teams - Team Owner’s Guide, and Using Microsoft Teams for a Student Project or Ad-Hoc Chat.

Blackboard Integration

We now have an integration with Blackboard so a class list, instructors and support staff for a course site will have an automatic Team created, however, instructors need to activate the Team. To get started, instructors will need to follow the process outlined in the getting started by adding a team from your class list video.

Getting Started with Office 365 Stream

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ITS maintains a Knowledge Base article on Stream with relevant links to specific articles. New features are being added constantly, so check out the Knowledge Base article. Topics that link out include Publishing and sharing videos in Microsoft Stream, and

Recording a PowerPoint Presentation.

Want to book a session with the ITS Team about Microsoft 365?

If you want to learn more about MS Teams, Streams, or IT topics, please navigate to http://www.uwindsor.ca/its/bookings/ and that link will provide you with services to choose from.]

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