Live Lessons

Live Lessons will take place when a Teacher in the Team starts a meeting.

Joining a live lesson (PC/Laptop) #

To join a meeting (lesson), go to your class Team. In the general channel, you will see that the teacher has started the lesson.

Select to join the lesson.

You will see a preview of what the teacher and others in the class will see.

Make sure that you have turned off your audio and video and select Join now.

You have now joined the lesson and will see the teacher on the screen.

Joining a live lesson (Tablet) #

Go to your class team and you will see that the lesson has started. Tap join and you will be given the option to choose your audio and video settings. Tap join now and you will enter the lesson. You should see your class teacher on the screen when she is talking.

To have the teacher on your screen all the time, tap and press on their screen, then tap 'Pin to screen'.

Joining a live lesson (Mobile) #

Go to your class team and you will see that the lesson has started. Tap join and you will be given the option to choose your audio and video settings. Tap join now and you will enter the lesson. You should see your class teacher on the screen when she is talking.

To have the teacher on your screen all the time, tap and press on their screen, then tap 'Pin to screen'.

Can't hear the teacher in a lesson? #

If you can't hear your teacher, make sure you have selected the right audio device.

In your call, in the call controls bar, click the 'More Actions' button 

from the menu select the 'Show device settings' item. 'Device settings' will open in a sidebar will to the right, in this sidebar you can choose your preferred devices for audio and video.

Choose your preferred audio device with the 'Audio devices' drop down list, this will preselect the accompanying speaker and microphone. Alternatively, you can configure the speaker and microphone individually.

If you still cannot hear the teacher, try leaving the lesson and rejoining.

If that still does not work, do not panic! - You can still access the work the teacher has set you in the Assignments tab or Files tab.

Getting the teachers attention #

To get the attention of the Teacher (to ask a question, to ask for help etc) during a lesson, you will need to use the Raise hand feature.

When you want to get the Teacher's attention, select the Raise hand button on the toolbar. You will see that a message appears on your screen saying that your hand is raised.

The Teacher will receive an alert that you have raised your hand.

To speak to your teacher, unmute yourself on the toolbar. You can now speak to your Teacher using your microphone on your device.

When the Teacher has finished helping you, they will lower your hand, you will see a message that says 'Your hand was lowered'.

You can now turn off your audio again by selecting the mute button.