How to Schedule a Live TEAMS Meeting

You can do the online lecture or meeting in a live Teams Meeting with your students.  First, you schedule a live Team meeting.  Secondly, you share the Live Team Meeting link with your students.

Part I.  Scheduling a Live Team Meeting

  1. Click Teams.  Then, select your course.
  2. In the course, click the “Video camera” icon under the chat area.
  3. Click Schedule a meeting.
    Note:  If you want a meeting immediately, click Meet now.
  4. Enter a title (For example “Unit 1 Lecture”)
  5. You do not need to add attendees since you will be sharing the meeting link later.
  6. Set the start and end time
  7. If you want this meeting repeat, click Does not repeat to select a way to repeat.  Otherwise, keep the default setting “Do not repeat.”
  8. Click Send button to save the meeting.

This image is for the tutorial Part I steps 1 to 3.
This image is for the tutorial Part I steps 4 to 8.

Part II.  Sharing the Live Team Meeting link

  1. Click on the Live Meeting you scheduled in the general chat.
  2. Copy Join Microsoft Teams Meeting link from the description.
  3. Paste the link in a Blackboard Announcement to your class.  How to Create Announcements in Blackboard
  4. Student will click on the link to join the meeting.

This image is for the tutorial Part 2 step 1.
This image is for the tutorial Part 2 steps 2 to 3