Connected Classrooms with Microsoft Teams
An Educator Workshop Series featuring Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams allows you and your students to stay connected throughout the classroom. Whether your class is virtual, blended or face-to-face, Microsoft Teams is here to help you. From built-in accessibility features to help all students learn, to organizing assignments and feedback, Microsoft Teams provides effective learning in just one place.
Join The Cobblestone Collective as we dive into Microsoft Teams as you begin your school year. We’ll start with the basics of Microsoft Teams and build on your learning during each 60-minute workshop.
During each educator workshop, you’ll have time to complete tasks that will help you get set up and organized for the school year ahead, as well as an opportunity to get your specific questions answered by our facilitation team.
This entire series is free of charge for all educators thanks to the amazing team at Microsoft Canada!
Microsoft Teams Workshops
The Basics of
Brand new to Microsoft Teams? If so, this workshop is for you. Teams is more than just video calls, and we’ll walk you through getting started. From explaining how Teams is organized, to examples on when and why to use Teams and a few best practices, this workshop will get your journey with Microsoft Teams started on the right foot.
So you’ve used Google Classroom, Moodle or another learning management system before, but this year you’re using Microsoft Teams, and you’re looking for support on this transition. Inside this workshop, we’ll look at how the features of Teams are both similar and different from other platforms, as well as share best practices to help you integrate your classroom resources into Microsoft Teams and your Microsoft for Education Account. We’ll also look at how to assign work and give feedback inside Microsoft Teams.
3rd Party Apps and
Digging Deeper with Microsoft Teams
Did you know that Microsoft Teams integrates a wide variety of 3rd party apps for you and your students to use throughout the school year? Yup! Keeping the learning organized and in one place allows you and your students to focus on learning, not finding the link! Inside this workshop, we’ll look at some of our favourite 3rd party apps and even more tips and tricks on how to use Microsoft Teams effectively with your class.
with Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Education is here to support every learner in your classroom through a variety of ways of customizing their experience with each tool. Inside this final workshop, we’ll try out and explore the accessibility features inside Microsoft Teams and a few other Microsoft for Education tools which will empower your students to unlock their full potential.