Category: Microsoft 365

  • Microsoft Teams: Teams Types

    So you’ve decided you wanted to create a new Microsoft Team but are unsure which type of Team to select. This post (including the resources linked below) will help review the four types of Teams available including the similarities and differences between the four. Types of Teams When you create a new Team, you will […]

  • Use a Phone or Tablet as a document camera in Teams

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    You may find that you would like to annotate over a printout or use a pen and paper to write something to share with your students and either you or your students are remote. In a situation like this, you are looking to emulate the document cameras available in some rooms on campus. If you […]

  • Use Bookings to Schedule Meetings with Students

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    You can use Bookings to create different appointment (service) types to be displayed on a Bookings page where students can then select the type of appointment they would like to schedule. You can setup the appointments to be online (will add a Teams meeting link to the appointment email) or not. You can set things […]

  • Best Practices for Teams Meetings

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    Educational Technology is compiling a list of some best practices for when it comes to using Teams during video call meeting and more. This list will be updated frequently so be sure to check back often. If there is something that you think we should add, please let us know. Tips to Take Before a […]

  • Microsoft Teams

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    Microsoft Teams is a digital hub that brings chat, video calls, files, and apps together in one place – all from a single experience in Microsoft 365. Any College user can create a Team. Visit our Teams Types post to compare features in the various Team types available.. Further support Visit the Teams Basics click-through guide […]

  • Microsoft Teams for Blended Learning

    When prompted to identify and evaluate a tool, application or resource that supports learning in an alternative learning environment (e.g., blended, flipped, fully online, project-based learning. etc.), I have selected Microsoft Teams for Classes. Our College values face-to-face interaction and offers no classes which are strictly online. We host a Moodle instance with a course site for every credit-bearing class and offer […]

  • Teams for Blended Learning

    Our College values face-to-face interaction and has no classes which are strictly online. We host a Moodle instance with a course site for every class and offer a WordPress multi-site for faculty, students, departments and organizations to host a blog or website. We offer Microsoft 365, but do not use a Google apps for education […]

  • Microsoft Office 2019 Available for All College Users

    Office 2019 is available for all students, faculty, and staff! Our licensing allows five installs per user across any combination of macOS, Windows, iOS, or Android. Office 2019 comes with a variety of updates, most notably vast improvements to collaboration features using Office 365. Now, for any documents, spreadsheets, etc. that are saved in your OneDrive, […]

  • Microsoft Forms workshop

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    With Microsoft Forms, you can create surveys, quizzes, and polls that feature text, pictures and video. Others can respond using any web browser, even on mobile devices. As results are submitted, you can use built-in analytics to evaluate responses. Form data, such as quiz results, can be easily exported to Excel for additional analysis or […]

  • Using the Online Version of an Application to Download a Desktop Version

    OneDrive as an Example: OneDrive can be found online via Microsoft 365 where you can log into your College of Wooster email.  In the upper left-hand corner of the window, there is a square/waffle, which drops down to reveal all of the Office 365 applications. By selecting an application within this menu you will launch […]