Teams Meetings – Only Me Lobby

Do you organise Teams Meetings to support learning with pupils or work with other staff? Here are some useful updates that will help you manage access to your meetings. The Only Me lobby control is now available from Meeting options. This will help you manage access to your meetings by holding participants in a lobby …

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Welcome back to the start of the new term

Welcome back to the start of the new term. Over the coming weeks we will be showcasing the resources available on Glow Connect and beyond to help you get the most out of Glow for online learning and teaching. There will be regular posts on our @GlowScot Twitter account so keep an eye out for …

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Microsoft O365 – Further Security Enhancements.

Security of all IT systems should always be continually reviewed and that is the case with Glow also, as of today (4th March) further enhancements have been added to Glow to further protect its users and their data and devices from external threats. As of today, there is an increased level of protection being applied …

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Updates to SharePoint Team sites

Glow users have access to SharePoint Team sites where they can customise content to collaborate with colleagues or with their classes. Microsoft will be making changes to the format of the classic SharePoint Team sites to make them more dynamic and mobile-ready. These changes are expected to be implemented in March. Whilst the format of …

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Guidance on Glow Blogs Theme Retirement

We are continuing to carry out improvement works to enhance the performance of Glow Blogs, and will be retiring a number of themes on 30 January 2020. Themes are an important part of the Glow Blogs experience helping you to display your latest content in a creative and interesting way. Users may apply themes to …

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