Create a staff team in Microsoft Teams

Staff teams allow school administrators and teachers to easily share information and work together on school-wide initiatives.

With integrated OneNote Staff Notebooks, the staff can publish school policies for the whole team to access or create individual professional development plans. Staff leaders are team owners and add or remove staff members from the team.

Create a staff team

  1. Select Teams in your left rail to view your teams.

  2. Select Join or create team  > Create a new team.

    Join or create team


  3. Select Staff.

    Choose a team type
  4. Enter a name and optional description for your team, then select Next

    Create new staff team.

    Tip: During this step, you can also create a new team using an existing team as a template.

  5. Once you've created the staff team, follow the steps to add other educators as team members.

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Choose which team to create

Create a team for classes

Create a PLC team

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