Teams (How To) Breakout Rooms

This article gives a brief overview of the breakout room feature in Microsoft Teams.

Breakout rooms can be added to Teams Meetings. Breakout rooms are a useful option for splitting a large meeting into small groups for discussion. Only meeting organizers can create and manage breakout rooms in Teams. 

To learn more about joining and collaborating in breakout rooms as a meeting participant please see Microsoft's article, Join a breakout room in a Teams meeting

To learn more about breakout rooms in Teams and how to set them up as a meeting organizer please review Microsoft's article, Use breakout rooms in Teams meetings.

Breakout Rooms Button on Meeting Organizer’s ToolbarBreakout Rooms Button on Meeting Organizer's Toolbar 

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