Request and deploy Adobe Express for Education. Free for K12.
Empower your students and teachers to build essential skills for a digital world.
- For Chromebooks
Adobe Express and Google app licensing
Bringing creativity to Chromebook classrooms everywhere.
Deploy Adobe Express on Chromebooks
Adobe has partnered with Google to make it easy for IT Admins to request and deploy unlimited free Adobe Express for Education licenses to all students via Google app licensing. Complete the form at the link above to start:
That’s it! With Adobe Express deployed through Google app licensing, every student in your school or district can seamlessly access simple, yet powerful creative features to help them show what they know in more visually appealing, personally meaningful ways.
Whether you’re an existing Adobe Express for K12 school or district using Chromebooks, or totally new to Adobe, this process will help you quickly and easily bring the creative power of Adobe Express to your students.
Adobe Express Education Deployment
Bringing creativity to classrooms everywhere
Deploy Adobe Express for Education in Your District
Request an Adobe Education Admin Console
Adobe can federate users with Microsoft Azure, Google, Clever, Classlink or with any SAML 2.0 Identity provider. Follow steps below to set up free Adobe Express for K-12 accounts district-wide:
Place this link on your Microsoft Waffle, Pin to the Chromebook taskbar, district app launch pads, managed bookmarks or SSO Portal.
(replace example.com with one of your claimed domains from the federation setup).
If you need help once you have access to the Adobe Admin Console, book a free call with our team
Have additional deployment questions? Refer to deployment guide
Foster powerful learning experiences with Adobe Express.
Make creativity fun and easy for every student.
Fun is the key to engaging your students, and we make it easy for them to flex their creativity in Adobe Express. This all-in-one creative app for beginners empowers your students to make anything they dream up — all in one place in a few quick steps. They’ll start with easy-to-use, education-focused templates, and from there they can decide how best to bring their ideas to life, communicate what they know, and make something they’ll be proud to share.
Find instructional support for any lesson you imagine.
Adobe Express works with your go-to lessons and curricula to remove any roadblocks to classroom engagement. There’s no need to come up with new materials or assignments — just have students create their reflections, reports,
and presentations right in the app. And if you need a shot of inspiration or a helping hand, you’ll find free lesson plans and PD courses on the Adobe Education Exchange so you
and your students can create easier, stand out faster, and dream bigger.
Give students key skills for future success.
With Adobe Express, students can build the creative and persuasive communication skills they need to be ready for next year and their future careers. All they need is an idea, and they can show their thinking in standout creative work that they’ll feel inspired to keep improving as they push the limits of their imagination. Plus, the app is all about teamwork, so students can get things done faster and build their collaboration chops.
Safety is built in.
Adobe Express is built with privacy and safety in mind, and offers safe search for images and videos. In addition, you can use it in accordance with COPPA and similar EU laws if you obtain parental consent.
Effortless deployment with smart integrations.
We want your institution to start igniting creativity in the classroom as quickly as possible with Adobe Express for Education, so we’ve made it simple to deploy. Once you’ve completed the sign-up process, you’ll be able to add the users to the Adobe Admin Console and assign the application to them.
To make things even easier, Adobe has worked to bring effortless integration systems with Microsoft and Google for Education. Users can be quickly authenticated using Microsoft Azure or Google Connector, simplifying the single-sign-on setup process to just a few minutes.
Frequently asked questions.
Helpful resources to support the journey.
You’ve got Adobe Express for Education – what next? We have three key resources to provide you with all the guidance and support you might need to get started and get the most from deploying this creative software across your institution.
Dip into our learning calendar, linking educational days to easy-to-use resources to liven up your teaching throughout the year. From Earth Day to Superhero Day, you’ll find ideas for students at all levels designed to make teaching and learning fun all year round.
The Adobe Helpx is an alive and growing resource for support and technical documents. Adobe Help pages are well indexed on Google – to search, include keywords ‘Helpx Adobe’ and then your query. This is often the most efficient way to find support for Adobe tools.
The Adobe Education Exchange (EdEx) is our free learning platform and community, with workshops, classes, and resources, all designed by educators for educators, to ignite creativity in the classroom.