To chat please join us here:    https://chat.google.com/preview/room/AAAAx0SODGI

As this is by invite, you'll want to use this link signed in with the invited account.  If you're already logged in with the same account its automatic.  



As needed, manually search for the room

  1. Navigate to chat.google.com 
  2. Sign in to your invited account (switch accounts as needed using the account options in the right corner)
  3. Browse for rooms using the options in the upper left corner

  4. and join the room as pictured.  The room is named:  Poetry Foundation Virtual Teachers Institute Chat