OneNote Class and Staff Notebook
What is Class Notebook?
Class Notebook is an add-in for Microsoft OneNote that creates a virtual notebook for students. Its features include page and section distribution, quick review of work, and assignment and grading integration with third party partners. For more information on Class Notebook for OneNote, click here.
Staff Notebook is very similar to Class Notebook, except it is designed for staff members instead of students. It offers a content library for shared information and a collaboration space where staff can work together on notes, tasks, and plans. For more information on Staff Notebook, click here.
How do I start using Class (or Staff) Notebook?
Class Notebook is a free add-in that is available for PC. To download it, click here.
Once you have downloaded the add-in, navigate to OneNote and select “Class Notebook” from the menu bar to get started.
Staff Notebook can be accessed via your school-oriented Office 365 account using the sign-in portal.
NOTE: OneNote for Windows 10 and Mac users do not need to download the Class Notebook add-in because it is already included with the application.
Tips and Tricks
How do I connect my OneNote notebook to my Canvas course?
In order to register your school’s LMS with OneNote, please click here. Once you have followed the link, select “Canvas by Instructure” from the list of supported learning management systems and follow the provided tutorial. If you use a separate LMS to submit assignments, check the list of supported learning management systems to find a walkthrough that meets your needs.
Integrating Class Notebook in Microsoft Teams
Integrating Class Notebook in a Microsoft Teams channel allows students to link their notes, assignments, and grades to their class’ Teams workspace. Students can also view newly published assignments directly from Teams. If you are interested in integrating Class Notebook in Microsoft Teams, please click here.
Integrating Staff Notebook in Microsoft Teams
Integrating Staff Notebook in a Microsoft Teams channel allows team members to collaborate on notes and plans in the same workspace. If you are interested in creating a Staff Notebook in Microsoft Teams, please click here.