Category: Microsoft 365

  • Sway Basics Workshop

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    Micrsoft Sway makes it easy to create and share interactive reports, personal stories, presentations, and more. “Start by adding your own text and pictures, search for and import relevant content from other sources, and then watch Sway do the rest.” Sway Workshop Educational Technology hosted a 45-minute workshop on Microsoft Sway that explored: Why you […]

  • Microsoft Forms integration

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    With Microsoft Forms, you can create surveys, quizzes, and polls. Microsoft Forms is available through our College Office 365 account. For more information, visit our Microsoft Forms workshop post. Workshop Educational Technology hosted a 45-minute Microsoft Forms integration workshop. We shared some Forms tips and updated features and showed how to use quick polls in Teams […]

  • SharePoint

    SharePoint is a collaborative online site available within the Office 365 suite. SharePoint has many features including calendar, task, list, workflows, and libraries. SharePoint even offers a search feature to allow for quick access to files and more. Through SharePoint it is possible to upload files, sync files to OneDrive, and even export files. SharePoint […]

  • Score your Digital Notetaking Fantasy with OneNote

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    Transitioning from stacks of paper to just one device that could fit endless notes is no longer a new concept. Not only is this practice more environmentally and spatially sustainably, it is also highly convenient for workflow during the work-from-home era resulted from CoVid-19. Digital note taking allow much more flexibility: you can type, hand-write, […]

  • Best Practices: Teams Setup

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    Here are some suggestions and tips for when you set up your Teams. Things to Consider Before Creating a Team Who do you want to collaborate with in Teams? How will you use your Team? What is the purpose of your Team? What permissions will you give your team members? Do you already have an […]

  • Microsoft Updates

    We have highlighted updates from Microsoft below. Click the link in the Description to visit a video or support page. If you see “Sign In,” click and enter your College credentials. Use the icons at the bottom of the spreadsheet to open it full size or download a copy.

  • Navigating and Understanding the New Classroom Technology

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    Information Technology made updates to many classrooms this summer. Use the links to find out information about the full list of classrooms with enhancements and the descriptions of the types of upgrades. Also check out our prepared collection of documentation and usage instructions along with a list of frequently asked questions. If you plan on […]

  • Teams Meetings

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    The Teams Meeting experience includes a number of features that you can use for video and audio. This post will guide you through the Teams Meeting experience. Further support See our Resources section below for guides, videos, and support pages. Top 25 Meetings Tips & Tricks video (Jan 2022) 32 minutes, but check the video’s […]

  • Videoconferencing Platform Comparison

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    Below is a comparison of features in Teams and Zoom. These features will be updated periodically and we encourage College employees to consult this information before requesting a Zoom Professional License to verify that Teams does not have a feature that is critical to their work. Feature Teams Zoom Meeting Basics Voice and video conferencing […]

  • Class Teams

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    What are Class Teams? Microsoft Teams is the digital hub that brings conversations, content, and apps together in one place. Class Teams are one of the types of Teams that can be made in Microsoft Teams. A Class Team is automatically created for each course section from Moodle once the instructor makes the Moodle course […]