Need to extend an assignment's deadline or update its resources after you've already assigned it? In Microsoft Teams, you can edit an assignment, even after you’ve sent it out to students. Change its due date, modify instructions or the points available, and more.

Note: After you post an assignment to students, you can no longer edit groups or add rubrics to the assignment. 

  1. Navigate to a class team and select Assignments. You can also use your search bar to search for an assignment by keyword.

  2. Select the assignment you'd like to edit.

  3. Select More options  More options button > Edit assignment.

    More options dropdown with options to Hide student names, Edit assignment, Student view, and Delete assignment displayed.

  4. Make the changes you need.

  5. Select Update to save your changes.

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