Use Microsoft Teams classes in your LMS (PREVIEW)

Microsoft Teams classes is an LTI app that helps educators and students easily navigate between their LMS and Teams. Users can access their class teams associated with their course directly from within their LMS. Follow these steps to enable Microsoft Teams in your Learning Management System.

  1. Select Enable Teams from the Details & Actions menu in the Ultra course view outline.  

Enable Teams button

2.   Select  Sync with Microsoft Teams.

Note: This will trigger the roster sync and can take up to 15 minutes to process.

3.  After the sync is complete, select Open Microsoft Teams to access and load the class team created for your Learn course.

open Microsoft Teams

Note: If required, refresh the page to access Open Microsoft Teams.

4.  Select your class team tile to launch Microsoft Teams on the web, desktop, or mobile app.

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Note: Before students can access the class team, you must activate the team.

  1. Select the Canvas course where you want to add Microsoft Teams.  

2.   Select Settings from the course navigation menu.

3.   Select the Integrations tab. 

Note: The Integrations tab appears after you select Settings

4.   Enable Microsoft Sync by turning the toggle on. 

Integration tab with feature to Microsoft Sync

5.   Select the Navigation tab. 

Canvas menu with course navigation

4. Drag and drop the Microsoft Teams item from the bottom to top section and select Save when done. 

Note: Microsoft Teams should appear in the course navigation at the selected spot.  

5.  Select Microsoft Teams to launch the app. 

6.  Select your class team tile to launch Microsoft Teams on the web, desktop, or mobile app.

Note: Before students can access the class team, you must activate the team.

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