Microsoft Teams  is a digital hub which brings together your teams conversations, files and tools in a single workspace. Teachers can create collaborative classrooms, connect in professional learning communities and communicate with school staff using this Office 365 app.


To Create a Microsoft Team, follow this process: 

  1. Go to home.SCOTCH and select Office365 .

  2. Click on Teams in the list of applications.

  3. Select Add Team in the bottom left corner of the screen.

  4. Select Create Team on the following screen.

  5. Choose which type of Team you would like to create. Please see the following ask.PLCSCOTCH FAQ for an explanation about different Types of Teams Here.
  6. Add a Name and Description (optional) to your Team, then select Next.

  7. Choose to Add People to your Team now, or select Skip, and you can do this later.

  8. Your Team has now Been Created. You now have the option to add Channels and Apps.
    Instructions for adding Channels and Apps can be found below:
    How do channels work in Office 365 Teams?
    How do I add apps to a Team in Office 365?

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