Where are your OneNote Class Notebooks?

The OneNote Class Notebook app used to create and manage class notebooks is being added to the Office 365 app launcher (blogs.office.com). This change is currently rolling out in the US. Some schools were not managing to deploy the Class Notebook app using the recommended method. So worldwide, Microsoft will be making the OneNote Class Notebook app…

OneNote Class Notebooks: Removing a student

Our next blog post in the series on OneNote Notebook Advanced Permissions looks at a OneNote Class Notebook scenario. The Scenario Your class uses a Class Notebook created by the OneNote Class Notebook Creator app for Office 365. A student has: Withdrawn enrolment in your class Transferred to another class Or for various reasons, you …

OneNote Notebooks – Advanced Permissions with the management link

Do you want to be able to manage and change the permissions of a OneNote Notebook? Have you ever wanted to share a specific section of a notebook, but not the whole notebook? With an anonymous guest link? Do you need to remove a student from a OneNote Class Notebook or create private sections that only teachers can see? Or a section for students gr…

Superheroes of OneNote-based lessons

OneNote class notebooks are a fantastic way to engage students and share your lessons on Office 365. Join us in this webinar to see some excellent examples of lesson resources created in OneNote. We are honoured to have Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts (MIEE) Marija Petreska, Kurt Söser and Tamara Sullivan join us. UPDATE - Meeting wrap up …

OneNote: Whiteboard full screen view and pens visible

Using OneNote with a projector can be an effective replacement for a whiteboard. With OneNote Class Notebooks, students receive a synchronised copy of your whiteboard as you write, draw and type. You don't need an expensive electronic "whiteboard". Just a projector, ink capable tablet such as a Surface Pro and a willingness to give something new a …

OneNote Class Notebook Creator – Adding More Teachers

The OneNote Class Notebook Creator makes creating a digital classroom environment easy for teachers. The pages are free form, adding text, images, links to content, recording video and audio. The Class Notebook Creator provides a role for the teacher, giving them full access to each and every section of the notebook, while restricting permission…

Create a OneNote Class Resource Catalogue

What is a OneNote Class Resource Catalogue? In a previous blog post, I discussed the value of worksheets and hand outs as teaching tools. In a virtual learning environment, we can create engaging worksheets with content from multiple sources. We stepped through how to reuse existing worksheets and learning resources, turning them into OneNote page…

My first Sway presentation – Intro to the OneNote Class Notebook Creator

I am lucky enough to be one of the few with early access to the Sway preview. "What is Sway" you say? Sway is a new way to express and present your ideas online. In Microsoft's recent announcement of Sway describe it as "a new way for you to create a beautiful, interactive, web-based expression of your ideas, from your phone or browser". That's ri…

Creating worksheets and handouts for your OneNote Class Notebook

Worksheets and handouts resources are still a valuable teaching tool in classes. They support the concepts and activities for a lesson. They give students an opportunity to reflect and apply what they have learned, reflecting on the concepts and applying them in activities, experiences and problems. These resources were traditionally written on…

Feedback, Suggestions and Feature Requests for OneNote Class Notebook Creator

As you use the OneNote Class Notebook Creator in your schools and colleges, you might have some feedback for the OneNote team at Microsoft. This tip is for schools and teachers using the OneNote Class Notebook Creator. Learn more about it and find other tips by reading my blog post – OneNote Class Notebook Creator – Officially Launched  …