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  1. insights

    Could we PLEASE please add attending class Meeting as a digital activity?

    My STAFF absolutely LOVE Insights but since some of use OneNote for their content but all have Meetings with their classes!

    30 votes
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  2. Make option to rotate pictures when we look at them after upload. Thanks.

    Usefull stuff. When we use Teams for education for example. My students send me pictures whit their homework. Now i have to download them and then upload them in diferent roatations. The problem is when they use post a picture right away and they dont edit it beforehand. Would be extra usefull if we could rotate pictures in wiew mode. Thanks.

    22 votes
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  3. Reporting and analytics tool

    Teams would need a reporting tool to see, for example, the assessment of a pupil's school year view. At the same time, it could even get a graphical view. This would be a really good improvement and a much desired feature of teachers. For further development, this could predict the student's school success. I mean, therefore, learning analytics. Third party payments are already payable. If Microsoft were to make their own, Teams would overwhelm all electronic learning environments at this time. For such, we have a strong demand in Finland. Finland is one of the model of education and we…

    16 votes
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  4. Use insights to measure the activity on Class Notebook.

    We have insights installed but it does not currently show us when children access the class notebook. This would help a great deal to see who is accessing the work. We can see they have been onto Teams if they look at files or post but no record of class notebook access.

    8 votes
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  5. Adoption and Analytics for Schools

    A PowerBI Report similar to the O365 Adoption Pack (or built-in to it) that provides analytics about:


    • Classes with active Assignments

    • Classes with active Class Notebooks

    • Classes with active Files

    • Classes with active Conversations

    8 votes
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  6. 'Stream' videos inside

    About 'stream' option. It would be very useful to have acces to stream web page, or at least to all videos classified by groups and channels, in the same 'microsoft teams' app. If so, you wouldn't need to get out from the app to google chrome, safari, … That would be more efficient

    6 votes
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  7. praise

    A tracker to track students praise through Microsoft Teams

    6 votes
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  8. task dependencies

    Hi there, it would be great if Teams added a task dependency ability to the planner. Task 1 is dependent on completion of task 2 and so forth. Notifications for task 2 non completion will also be sent to task 1 group. Visual connections between the two or in the expanded task choices it is apparent.
    This could be as simple as the ability to also tag another task not just people.

    Thanks!

    6 votes
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  9. Thoughts from a School Teacher

    Overall, a solid product. Here is the feedback of a schoolteacher after two weeks of using MS Teams for remote learning:

    Assignments


    1. Please put assignments for ALL teams in one place and (2.) integrate it with the calendar function. My students can, but refuse to click on every team's "assignments" tab to see assignments. While this isn't an issue with younger grades, it's been a rather significant hurdle for my middle schoolers with nine different teachers.


    2. On that note, planner does not communicate with calendar or assignments...I don't understand the function of this product given the inherent lack of integration…

    5 votes
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  10. More than 1 question in a quick form

    When you add a quick form to a post we need to be able to add more than just 1 multiple choice question. Look at what Polly does and add the ability to ask multiple questions and different types of questions.

    4 votes
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  11. Show when a member was last online

    I am trying to figure out which pupils have accessed our class Teams but this would be a lot more useful if you could see a date and a time when that member last logged on.

    4 votes
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  12. 4 votes
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  13. Audio sharing on both the app and Chrome

    Since the desktop version keeps crashing on Windows 10 I need an alternative. However, neither the app, nor MT on Chrome has audio sharing.

    4 votes
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  14. Analysis and insights

    Insights is good at a classroom level however it would be great to get similar data at a school and trust wide level..
    As a director of digital learning I would like to be able to run insights style analysis via the teams admin console to a far greater depth than the current analysis allows. I would like to be able to be able to see things like how many teachers and which office 365 accounts have set teams up, be able to group them via subject and then look globally at assignments set, hand ins, latest, time spent on…

    4 votes
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  15. Covid - 19

    British Education System
    Covid-19
    As a school we are trying to respond to the current and future impact that this virus is having on our daily operations. As we move closer to the examinations season, this situation could have a drastic impact on our young people’s future.

    At the moment, we are making use of Teams and OneNote to teach pupils who are self-isolating because of recent travel. Dealing with small numbers of pupils’ needs is relatively simple, but what we might well see soon is enforced school closures. I can see that Teams and OneNote will allow us to…

    4 votes
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  16. Can we make insights app monitor from 0000 to 2359? I'm having students telling me that they are logging on after 8pm.

    Can we make insights app monitor from 0000 to 1159? I'm having students telling me that they are logging on after 8pm

    3 votes
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  17. Name

    Please do so you can rename your student name on microsoft teams.

    I dont want my first name to be seen and i cant change it

    3 votes
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  18. 2 votes
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  19. Profile Photo

    It would be really cool if I could upload a profile photo instead of getting a message saying "There was a problem saving the photo. Please try again."
    :)

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  20. Remove the idea of team owners

    Make everyone presenter so that students can have fun

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