Create Teams in Educational Tenant


Teams can be created in Educational Tenant, with Class templates or the Professional learning Community. Microsoft Teams Templates- Class and Professional Learning community, can be imported from Templates section and can be used in creating Teams.


This section describes the steps for creation of Teams in Educational Tenant in Teams Manager. 


Refer to section Import Microsoft Teams Template and Import the Template 'Class' and 'Professional Learning Community'.


Go to Settings-Education.


Set the toggle field 'Enable Education Teams Templates' to Yes.


Click on Grant Permission button.

Select the account and provide the permission.


Permissions will be provided successfully.


Go to Teams and click on Create a Teams button.


Select Public and Select template 'Class'.



Click on Continue button.

Enter details of the Teams as follows:


Team Name: This is a text field which accepts alphanumeric characters and special characters between 3 and 100. This is a mandatory field. Enter Team name as "Team-Class-001".

Description: This is a text box which accepts alphanumeric characters  and special characters. This accepts around 100 characters and this is not a mandatory field. Enter description as "Team-Class-001".

Teacher: This is a text field and this field is by default updated with the user currently logged in.This is a mandatory field and user can enter multiple teachers.

Student: This is a text field and this field can hold more than one Students. This is not a mandatory field. Enter "Al Friedrickson" as student.

Comment: This is a text field and user can enter short description about the Teams. This is a mandatory field. Enter value as "Team-Class-001".


NOTE: For Education class, Professional Learning community, the visibility will be set automatically. This warning will be provided to the user.



Click on Next button.


Click on Create button.

Requests will be created successfully.



Go to Requests and Approve the Requests.


Team will be successfully and will be displayed on Active Teams in Teams tab.

This completes the functionality on creation of Teams in Educational Tenant.


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