To help with the transition to hybrid and distance learning, Microsoft has put together a variety of training videos and virtual events aimed at getting the most out of your M365 deployments.


In-Depth Training Sessions for Global IT Admins

Microsoft is very excited to announce a series of Microsoft 365 EDU onboarding and deployment webinars. These events are public and may be joined by anyone who’s interested, so feel free to share. The sessions will be hosted through Microsoft Teams Live Events, which means that at event time you can join here. Each session will be available on demand afterwards.


Security focused office hours

The Security STU has created a new Office Hours focused on Security. We will be kicking this off on January 20th at 3pm est. The first session will start with our very own Corey Lee kicking off with a Zero Trust Overview. The Security Office Hours (SOH) is open to all customers and Microsoft people as well.

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M365 Admin onboarding webinars

OETC will co-host a number of hourlong learning webinar about navigating the M365 Administration Portal. These presentations include an overview and live tour of the interface, and participants are encouraged to bring questions for the interactive session.

Who should attend: IT administrators who are new to the M365 Administration Portal

M365 Onboarding webinar: Using Microsoft Teams with G Suite and Chromebooks
December 8 at 10 a.m. PT

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Azure Active Directory Technical Session
November 18 at 10 a.m. PT

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M365 –
Admin Portal Webinar

October 7 at 10 a.m. PT

Teams 101 – management, governance and VoIP Technical Session
October 28 at 10 a.m. PM


Live virtual event: Cybersecurity for remote and hybrid learning

Learn how threat protection from Microsoft can help quickly secure your remote learning and workforce environments using cloud-powered intelligence and the highest standards of security, privacy, and compliance.

Who should attend: IT staff and security professionals

Empower your institution’s security operations with Azure Sentinel
October 22, 11 a.m. PT
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Weekly Learning Sessions and Office Hours:

MS Office Hours
A weekly interactive broadcast for Microsoft’s Education that covers cybersecurity in education, Office 365 Admin/Microsoft in Education deep dives and service updates. Each session begins with Q&A time.
1 p.m. PT each Thursday
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Recordings of Previous Calls


Azure Hour for Education
Each week will highlight an important Azure solution, customer story or partner technology.
11 a.m. PT each Friday
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On-demand virtual events:
Microsoft Teams for Education

This nationally-attended virtual event covers best practices using Microsoft Teams as the digital hub that brings conversations, content, assignments, and apps together in one place. The event offers two separate tracks for educators and IT Professionals, hosted directly by the Microsoft Teams Product Group.

Who should attend: Educators, learning technologists and IT staff who support the integration, automation and administration of Teams.

Teaching & Learning Event – Day 1
On-Demand
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IT Pro Event – Day 1
On-Demand
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Teams Introduction for educators and Staff
On-Demand
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Teaching & Learning Event – Day 2
On-Demand
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IT Pro Event – Day 2
On-Demand
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Teams Edu Introduction for IT Pros
On-Demand
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