• ICT Skills and Integration
  • Leadership

Microsoft 365 Academy: Using Teams to Advantage #2: For Teachers

PL # 12121.


Starting on 16 May 2019
Cancellation permitted until 14/05/2019

Event registrations closed on 14/05/2019


Microsoft Teams creates an ideal digital hub for teachers to deliver instruction, enhance learning, and interact in a rich and engaging online space in an increasingly collaborate and mobile learning environment.

The tools in Teams include chat, file sharing, video conferencing, the creation of sub-channels for more private discussion and the use of  MS Stream for video and transcript storage. Other features include face recognition, speech detection and close captioning. Video in Teams also includes background blurring. Non Office365 users can easily join Teams as a guest.

Participants will engage in a series of immersive learning activities that will build a strong understanding of how to use Microsoft Teams to improve instruction and meet the learning needs of their students.

Learning Objectives:
• Explore the user interface, create a Team, invite others, add channels
• Create a class, share files, create quizzes, manage assessments, make announcements
• Identify high priority apps and where to access them
• Explore Planner, individualise student work plans ·
• Integrate other apps like Polly, Website, YouTube, Stream and Wiki
• Engage in conversations with students; use motivational stickers
• Understand security controls

Participants will earn a MS Academy badge for this workshop.

More Information


Steven Payne

Standout Education

Steven Payne has 20 years’ experience as a teacher and education consultant. He has worked with the Microsoft Education team for the past five years, supporting schools and teachers across Australia to help enhance learning and teaching with technology. He is a certified Microsoft Learning Consultant, demonstrating his deep understanding and experience of school transformation and digital strategy, particularly with Office 365. Steven is the founder of Standout Education, a training and consultancy company based in Perth, providing professional development, workshops and ICT coaching for teachers and school leaders.



Event Segment

Date / Time

Starts: 08:45
Finishes: 12:00


AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)
Suite 5, 41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017


Parking bays are available on Walters Drive (max. fee is $5.00 p/day). Alternatively, public transport is available via train & bus: Joondalup Line – Stop at Glendalough Station. Bus transfers: Bus no. 407, Bus stop: 25350

Learning Area

  • ICT Skills and Integration
  • Leadership

School Area

  • Middle Primary (3-6)
  • Secondary (7-10)
  • Senior Secondary (11 - 12)
  • Leadership
  • Education Assistants

Event Contact

AITSL Standards