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  1. 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

    5 votes
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  2. Expanded Insights for Across All Teams

    Insights is great at Team level for teachers, but not so good for Middle or Senior Leaders to view trends across year groups/ subjects etc.
    I would like to see a version of Insights (or some alternative analytics option) that allows specific colleagues to view this data across multiple Teams. Perhaps even a linked Power BI file that draws on that data for the tenancy.

    4 votes
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  3. 4 votes
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  4. 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."
    :)

    4 votes
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  5. 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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  6. CHAT

    Teachers need to be able to disable chats for individual students or entire classes when students misuse the feature. Having no control over what goes in to the chat is very difficult.

    3 votes
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  7. Allow presenter to scroll through all video tiles like Zoom

    Allow presenter to scroll through all video tiles like Zoom

    3 votes
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  8. Inserir a rede social Dialeticos, como alternativa para a promoção de debates com os estudantes.

    Sou professor no Estado do Mato Grosso, Brasil. Estamos usando a plataforma teams e gostaria de disponibilizar junto com a plataforma a rede social Dialeticos.

    A rede social Dialeticos (de minha autoria) foi criada no intuito de promover uma educação dialética para a era das relações virtuais. Com a advento da internet, se faz necessário uma educação que pratique os princípios da dialética, a saber, a busca das contradições do discurso e a escuta do contraditório. A rede usa um modelo de intereção que privilegia o debate, tendo o professor como mediador para que o raciocínio se desenvolva.

    3 votes
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  9. Explore Discord for improvements.

    A Discord feature right click on a participant and increase/decrease participant's voice volume. this helps for loud talkers or soft talkers.

    3 votes
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  10. Integrate Excel with Teams for Attendance

    Being a student our first 10 mins get wasted in attendance as faculty has to call out all names and mark our attendance. India we have 100 students in one session, so its too hectic.

    Its gonna be great, if Teams team can integrate, Excel with it and can fetch data for all people who have joined the meeting. If possible fetch as per present date and time, Its gonna be helpful for saving time and increase efficiency.

    3 votes
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  11. Monthly attendance report automatically marked according to the duration attended each day

    School teachers face a lot of difficulty in marking attendance for students. Some students drop in or out in between the class. Even though the attendance report lets us know about it, it is very laborious job to identify it after every class.

    There should be a feature in which the monthly attendance report should be generated following points mentioned below: -


    1. There should be a list of all the members in the the class (in the team) which will come out in an excel/ csv file in row A and the following rows will have dates for the entire…

    3 votes
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  12. Hello!! we would like to see many students/participants on either side of the screen while Screen sharing so as to have better control.

    We teachers have to do recapitulation and take short test to check the understanding of the lesson. It will be better if the questions asked by the teacher gets printed on the screen.

    3 votes
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  13. Presenter view

    As the presenter, I would like to see the participants video along the bottom of the screen (same view that the participants have). Also, can not see hands raised as the presenter.

    3 votes
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  14. Fix “All Time” to show more than the past 30 days

    Activity data is great but opening “all time” or custom RANGE would be immensely helpful at end of term reporting times. The data is there but cumbersome to locate as it has to be searched one date at a time currently. “All time” range only shows thirty days.

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  15. Reaction Counter

    Thee should be a counter for every reaction that you send on a post. Whether it be a like reaction or a mad reaction. So you can see how many you've received and how many you've sent. It could be at the top of the page and there could be a little number next to each existing reaction.

    3 votes
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  16. Remove the idea of team owners

    Make everyone presenter so that students can have fun

    3 votes
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  17. Insights

    Can we post the names in the class alphabetically by last name?

    3 votes
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  18. Please include multiple teams (classes) in setting a scheduled meeting for us to monitor their online attendance

    I have weekly classes of two sections with the same time schedule. Every time I set meeting for our online classes, it is very hard for me include the second class and monitor their online attendance using Insights. Only one channel included in the meeting is well monitored using Insights, while the other section who only use link to join the meeting does not have meeting recorded. I hope this one be addressed.

    2 votes
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  19. The Insight needs an option to generate a report with actual times (not a bar graph) of student interaction.

    While the bar graph has an indication of some participation, a report of a student's engagement and interaction in the Team would be greatly beneficial in applauding achievers and addressing attendance/work concerns.

    2 votes
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  20. Mobile phone

    Not able to use Teams for blackboard teaching using mobile phone camera.It is possible in other apps but video is blurred in teams due to autofocus feature enabled.

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