You can now set up Google Meet breakout rooms in advance on Google Calendar. This makes it easier for teachers and meeting facilitators to prepare for differentiated learning, be thoughtful about group dynamics and avoid losing valuable time setting up breakout rooms during the call.
This feature was previously announced by Google at Learning with Google, and it is now rolling out to customers.
Admins: There is no admin control for this feature.
End users: There is no end user setting for this feature
Rapid Release domains: Gradual rollout (up to 15 days for feature visibility) starting on March 8, 2021
Scheduled Release domains: Gradual rollout (up to 15 days for feature visibility) starting on March 22, 2021
Available to Google Workspace Essentials, Business Standard, Business Plus, Enterprise Essentials, Enterprise Standard, Enterprise Plus, Nonprofits and Education Plus as well as G Suite Business customers, Teaching and Learning upgrade (launching in April)