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  1. Assign assignments to individuals or groups

    Allow teachers to assign an assignment to a group of students, not the whole class.

    95 votes
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    14 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Make Teams for Education fully functional on iPads

    We cannot use Teams for Education on an iPad. There is a Teams app for iPads, but it does not have assignments included. The main browsers on an iPad (Safari, Chrome or Firefox) do not support Teams, so we cannot use the browser version as well. Many students use iPads that cannot upgrade to iOS 10, so please make any improvements compatible with iOS 9 iPads.

    93 votes
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    13 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Class Code Enrollment

    I suggest adding a class code feature to allow students to join a class, rather than the teacher having to enter student emails.

    93 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Teams & Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Ensure the ClassNotebook toolbar in OneNote works with Teams

    Currently, it is not possible to use the toolbar to distribute pages/ sections, review student work etc, because it says the notebook needs mapping to a Classroom. There isn't an option for Teams on Connections. Also, when not connected, using Manage Notebooks does not give the ability to view/ change settings for any Notebooks that were created using Teams.

    88 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Class Notebook  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Warren responded

    This feature launched a while ago, but I see this topic wasn’t updated.

    Thank you all for the feedback and support.
    -Warren

  5. Preview Assignments as Student

    It would be nice for teachers to be able to preview posted assignments as a student, just to ensure that the documents and such function for the students the way we intend.

    87 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Rubrics - Need ability to delete or edit

    Need to be able to delete .a rubric from the list. If I make a mistake on a rubric I want to be able to delete it so I don't mistakenly use it again OR I need the ability to edit the version that shows up in the rubric list when assigning a rubric.

    69 votes
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    10 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Reuse a Team for new classes

    To be able to clear the history of the conversation tabs would be great. Then it's easy to reuse the Team for a new class. Saves time and a lot less Teams are in the loop. I don't mean just the messages (it's possible to delete now one by one) but also the history of actions in the Team. A button for clearing it all at the same time so to speak.

    69 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Teams & Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Warren responded

    This feature has released as of today!

    Thank you all for the feedback and support.
    -Warren

  8. Allow students and teachers sending links for assignments

    In the old MS Classroom students and teachers were able to send links such as external links, YouTube links, SWAY links or even FORMS links.
    I'd appreciate having the same option in the new MS TEAMS assignments

    68 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Cameron responded

    Thanks for all the feedback. We recently launched a feature where teachers and students will be able to add links as part of assignments. Enjoy!

  9. updating rubrics on assigments

    As of right now, if you forget to create a rubric for an assignment, you can't go back and update the assignment to include a rubric.

    67 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Let the Teacher (owner) delete a conversation posted by a student (member).

    Currently the Teacher (owner) can only mute the student (member), and ask the student to delete their conversation post.

    53 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Messaging  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Cameron responded

    Teachers can have the ability to delete conversation posts in Teams by having your IT Admin enable the “Allow owners to delete all messages” setting in the O365 admin control center. Please reach out to your IT Admin to have this setting enabled for your school.

  11. Assignment PDF

    When student hand in their PDF I have to download the file instead of reading it inline. So I like to see an inline PDF reader.

    52 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Real Time Status Update

    Currently, the status will time out after 5 minutes of inactivity in Teams. Is there a way to have it only time out after 5 minutes of inactivity on the computer? For example, Skype for Business updates status based on activity on the computer and not just based on activity in the Skype application itself.

    47 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Warren responded

    The fix for this is officially completed! For the specific issue of status changing to away in Teams when you are still active on the device, there was still a small % of users who saw the broken behavior, but as of today, all should be working correctly. Please note this was a backend fix, so no client update is needed.

    If you believe you are still having an issue, please feel free to capture logs by typing Ctrl + Shift + Alt + 1, and send the file from your downloads folder along with detailed repro steps to teamsml@microsoft.com.

    Thanks everyone – and enjoy!

  13. Major Issue with TEAMS Assignments

    Once a teacher reviews and Posts an Assignment:

    Students cannot see comments (only Feedback and edits)
    Students cannot edit the document (looks like a screen shot)
    Students now have no "working document" to Turn in (just a screen shot)
    There is no Turn In Again option once the teacher has reviewed the assignment

    41 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Ability to record audio and video for meetings

    Add simple way to record meeting to share and review with others. This could be saved to the local drive. this is a very useful tool in Skype for Business. You could exceed expectations by developing ability to transcribe audio following the call.

    40 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Meetings, Calling & Devices  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Warren responded

    This is being flagged as completed as it is now in the public ring.
    Teams cloud meeting recording is now available world-wide as a Preview! Please try this feature out in your Teams meetings and let us know how we can improve it!

    Additional information.
    Admin doc is located at: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/cloud-recording
    (Biggest thing is to be sure to check the pre-requisites.)

    End User docs: http://aka.ms/recordmeeting

    Thank you for all the support and feedback!
    -Warren

  15. Private Channels within a Team

    It would be very useful to have private channels within teams. This would allow for different ways of working within the same team. This would allow for greater flexibility in the way that classes and members of staff could work. Private channels for ability groups or private channels for line management discussions / quality assurance...

    39 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Teams & Channels  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Private channels enable focused private collaboration among a subset of your team. We are super excited to share that this feature is fully rolled out to the public ring. You can find detailed information on the capabilities and management of the private channels feature here – https://docs.microsoft.com/MicrosoftTeams/private-channels.
    There are four other types of channel functionality on our backlog – feel free to upvote and/or comment on the UV items listed next to each:
    - Channel only members: to enable collaboration with people outside the team in a specific channel, without granting them access to the team itself. https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/31374577
    - Shared channels within an organization: allow people in different teams to collaborate on a shared project or v-team in the context of their own teams. https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/18615565
    - Shared channels across organizations: allow people in an organization other than yours to collaborate on a shared project or v-team. https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/32987917
    - Public…

  16. Add a "Mute all" button

    Add a "Mute all" button in the settings to mute all students' conversation by one click instead of clicking one by one.

    35 votes
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    completed  ·  Warren responded

    This feature request has released!
    Thank you for your feedback and input.

    -Warren

  17. Sharing Screens in Teams without being in a call

    In my organization we are converting from skype for business to teams. in skype we can share our screens without being on a skype call. In teams, in order to share our screens we have to be on a call in teams. It would be nice to be able to share our screen in teams without having to be on a call, similar to the way we can in skype.

    34 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Meetings, Calling & Devices  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. I was playing around with Teams with a colleague today and noticed that once an assignment was reviewed by the teacher the student could no

    I was playing around with Teams with a colleague today and noticed that once an assignment was reviewed by the teacher the student could not resubmit it. It seems that the only way for a student to resubmit an assignment is to have the teacher create an new assignment.

    It's important for student to be given feedback then resubmit if necessary. Please help! Thanks.

    34 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. When a student submits a file via assignments, place all files in a class OneDrive folder for that assignment

    This will make it possible for a teacher to see all files submitted by students in a single folder, and will also make it easier to return to old files in future, rather than having to scroll back through different assignments. Each assignment will have a OneDrive folder, with the name of the assignment and each file will be prefixed with student username.

    33 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Assignments & Grades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Cameron responded

    Thank you for your feedback. We support this functionality today. Assignments now work from the Class SharePoint site. We create 2 additional document libraries “Class files” and “Student work”. Class Files stores assignments related materials read-only for students and Student work includes submitted and working files which are distributed to students. This will allow you to easily view all submitted files. Please let us know if you have any other questions.

  20. In the Class Team please add the ability to attach links to videos, sways, forms, and links to Office mixes

    As an instructor I would like the ability to link a video, sway, Office mix, and forms that can support my students learning. In Classroom teachers were able to add many of these options. These are vital tools to engage learners.

    29 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Messaging  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Cameron responded

    We shipped this feature where both teachers and students can add web links

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