Microsoft launches classwork app to streamline lesson planning for Teams for Education customers

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Microsoft has announced the launch of Classwork, a new app aimed at simplifying the lesson planning process and improving the organization of class resources for Teams for Education customers. This new tool consolidates various features into one convenient platform, eliminating the need to navigate multiple apps and platforms. Microsoft Teams for Education will be getting all the benefits of the upcoming new Teams updates.

With Classwork, teachers can easily create and organize class resources such as Assignments, OneNote Class Notebook pages, web links, files, and Teams channels. This centralized approach allows educators to curate a comprehensive view of content and resources, providing students with a streamlined experience. Classwork aims to save teachers time and effort by eliminating the hassle of managing multiple tools.

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One of the critical benefits of Classwork is the ability to keep students informed and engaged. Teachers can publish and pin study modules, ensuring students can access all necessary materials. Classwork provides valuable support to keep classes organized and students on track, whether in-person or online.

Microsoft is not stopping at the initial release of Classwork; the company is already working on further enhancements. Classwork will introduce the ability to reuse modules from previous classes or terms in the upcoming months. This feature will significantly reduce setup time for teachers, enabling them to refine their lesson plans and teaching methods year after year.

To get started with Classwork, users can access the app through Teams for Education. By opening or creating a new Class Team, teachers can easily use Classwork to improve classroom management and enhance the teaching and learning experience.

In short, it streamlines lesson planning and resource organization, offering a centralized platform for teachers. Classwork keeps students engaged and informed, with upcoming features to reuse modules from previous classes. The app is available now.

via Neowin