Navigate to the Products tab in the Adobe Admin Console.
In addition to the licenses purchased for Creative Cloud, the Products page shows an offer for Adobe Express for K12. Select Get started.
As an IT admin from a K12 school or district, you can empower your teachers and students with Adobe Express directly within Google Classroom.
Adobe Express is free for K12 teachers and students. It offers a rich set of web and mobile tools designed to unlock student creativity and communication skills. The Adobe Express Google Classroom Add-on allows teachers to:
Even if you already have Adobe Express provisioned for your school or district, you must follow the below steps to assign Adobe Express to your teachers and students.
To unlock this feature for Google Classroom users, the school or district must purchase the Teaching and Learning Upgrade or Education Plus edition of Google Workspace for Education. Then, enable the Adobe Express Classroom add-on for your teachers and students:
If you already have an Adobe Admin Console and have accepted the Adobe Express for K12 offer, you can directly start with setting up SSO.
K12 schools and districts can request an Admin Console by calling +1-800-685-3638 or contacting a preferred school or district reseller partner. The person who calls to request access to an Admin Console becomes the first system administrator for that new org in the Adobe Admin Console.
On the Confirm Type of Organization screen, select the category that best fits your organization.
Select K12, Primary & Secondary Education and agree to the terms and conditions.
Only local education agencies (LEAs) qualify for the free Adobe Express offer. Review your organization’s eligibility.
Select Confirm and Continue.
After you accept the offer, it appears in the products list. You can then set up SSO.
Creating a directory with Google as the identity provider allows users to use their Google Workspace for Education credentials to sign in to Adobe Express.
For your students and teachers to be able to use the add-on within Google Classroom, you must assign Adobe Express to them:
Create a user group, assign the Adobe Express for K12 product profile to the user group, and then assign the user group to your students and teachers.
Watch the following video to learn how.
Learn more about how you can manage users, user groups, and product profiles.
Install the Adobe Express add-on for all district domains, selecting the domain install option.